Monastery of the Holy Spirit
Conyers, GA 30094
770-483-8705 | 770-602-2606
Visit the peace and serenity of the Monastery of the Holy Spirit, home for over 70 years to Cistercian monks. Located on an old 2,000-acre plantation south of Conyers, the beautiful monastery grounds and church offer opportunities for solitude and reflection.
The Monastic Heritage Center 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. Learn not only about the 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 there.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Monday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Tuesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Wednesday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Thursday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Admission & Fees
Admission Free, but donations are appreciated
Bus / Motorcoach Parking on Site, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Parking on Site, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours
Free Admission , Handicapped Accessible, Open Year 'Round
Near Interstate Highway
Suitable for Ages
Architectural Tour Series
03/19/2016 - 11/19/2016
Revel in the profound beauty and history of one of the most magnificent places in Georgia with the Monastery of the Holy Spirit Architectural Tour.
A trained docent starts this journey weaving the history, design, and construction of this remarkable Trappist community with a visit to the Visitors Center, the restored historic barn, and the Bonsai Garden. Strolling along the Prayer Path, participants proceed to the stunning Abbey Church built by monks over a ten-year period to explore...read more
Monastery Fall Festival & Health Fair
10/01/2016 - 10/01/2016
Come celebrate the fall season at the beautiful 2500 acre wooded campus of the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, Ga. with a full day of activities for the entire family. There will be no charge for admission to the festival event or medical screenings, and parking is free. However, some fees may apply for various children's activities. Pets are prohibited.
Enjoy a kid-friendly day of festivities such as hay rides, pony rides, duck pond, face painting, bungee jump, train rides, ...read more