Monastery of the Holy Spirit
Conyers, GA 30094
770-483-8705 | 800-266-9377
Visit the peace and serenity of the Monastery, home for over 68 years to Cistercian monks. Located on an old 2,000-acre plantation south of Conyers and enjoy the solitude and beauty of the grounds. The Monastic Heritage Center opened in 2011 and features a Visitors Center, the Abbey Store and Cafe, the Bonsai Nursery and Garden Center and a Prayer Walk that leads to the stately and timeless Abbey Church.
The 17,000 square foot Heritage complex incorporates both new and renovated historic monastery structures to create a unique Visitor Welcome Center that integrates elements of learning and hospitality. The Monastic Heritage Center brings together our varied public spaces: The Visitor Center and Historic Barn, the Abbey Gift Shop and Café, the Gallery Barn that houses the Bonsai Pottery, the Bonsai Nursery and Green House, the Central Courtyard, and the Memorial Plaza and Prayer Walk. Come to learn not only about our Monastery, but about the history of the monastic life.The Heritage Center prepares visitors to experience the monastery church and the gifts of stillness and reflection offered here.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Sunday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Monday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Tuesday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Wednesday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Thursday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Friday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Admission & Fees
Admission Free, but donations are appreciated
Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Parking on Site, Self-guided Tours
Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round
Near Interstate Highway
Suitable for Ages
2014 Monastery Fall Festival & Health Fair
10/04/2014 - 10/04/2014
Come celebrate the fall season at the beautiful Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, Ga. with a full day of activities for the entire family. Admission is free.
Enjoy a kid-friendly day of festivities such as hay rides, petting zoo, pony rides, face painting, wildlife animals, arts and crafts and entertainment. Sample monk-crafted food products, Abbey Store vendor offerings, and organic farm produce along with a variety of food concessions. Learn about the history of Monasticism ...read more