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1224 West Lexington Street
Chicago, IL 60607

Office Hours from 10:00am to 4:00pm (M-F)

The Shrine is open for visitation from 10:30am to 3:30pm (M-F)


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We are called by our faith to share our talents and to ‘Go Forth and Share the Good News’.  There are multiple opportunities to ‘Go Forth’ and volunteer at The Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii, Chicago.  Please see below for additional information regarding those opportunities.  Thank you for your willingness to look for ways to ‘Go Forth’ and serve God and His people.

Cultural Event Volunteer Opportunities

To volunteer at any Shrine Cultural event, please contact Marcia via email or at 312.421.3757 x310.

Volunteers are needed at many Shrine events.  Come volunteer have some fun, food, and friendship in the Spirit of the Shrine of Our Lady of Pompeii.   Thank you for considering volunteer opportunities at the Shrine’s many cultural events.

Shrine Auxiliary

Interested in becoming an integral part of the Shrine?

Come join the Shrine Auxiliary!

Shrine Auxiliary: 10:00 a.m. 1st Sunday of the month

What does the Shrine Auxiliary do? We help the Shrine in any way we can, providing Sunday hospitality and a community of welcome. The Shrine Auxiliary is always there to make it happen. 

E-mail us at for information!

Map & Directions

From I-290 (Eisenhower) Eastbound: exit Racine, turn right (south), go past light at Harrison, Lexington Street is the stop sign, turn right (west)

From I-94 (Dan Ryan) Northbound: Roosevelt/Taylor exit. Turn left (west) on Roosevelt Rd. Proceed to Racine, turn right (north) on Racine, go past Taylor St. to Lexington St.  Lexington St.  is at the stop sign, turn left (west).

From I-90 (Kennedy) Southbound: take far right lane into I-290 and exit immediately at Morgan. Turn left (south) to Harrison, Turn right (west) on Harrison. Proceed to Racine. Turn left (south) on Racine. Lexington St. is the stop sign, turn right (west).

By Public Transit: (From Downtown Chicago)

Take the Forest Park Blue Line train to the Racine Station; turn right as you exit the station, walk south on Racine to Lexington, turn right and walk to the Shrine (about 1/3 of a mile walk from the Racine Station).


Take the #60 Blue Island South / West bound bus to the Lexington stop and walk 1 block west on Lexington to the Shrine.

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