Did you know that Belleville, IL is home to the largest outdoor shrine in North America? The National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows 200-acre expanse of unique architecture, landscaping and devotional areas is open year round to people of all faiths and denominations. On the Shrine grounds, you'll also find the Shrine Restaurant & Gift Shop, as well as the Shrine Hotel and Visitors Center. The Shrine Restaurant, located within the Visitors Center, provides group pricing and private banquet rooms to make hosting your next event simple and seamless. Your guests can even stay in the Shrine Hotel, which features 78 rooms, a complimentary continental breakfast, cable TV and wifi, a fitness room and a children's playground. Relax in an atmosphere designed to help you and your guests deepen your relationships with God and one another. Visit the Shrine's landscaped gardens, devotional areas, Outdoor Amphitheatre, Lourdes Grotto, Stations of the Cross, the Millennium Spire and more on your next ILLINOISouth adventure. And, don't miss The Shrine's annual Way of Lights during the holiday season and Healing Novena in July/August.