VISITING HOURS AND DRESS CODE

The Monastery is open for visitors daily from 9:30 am until 5:30 pm. All visitors are asked to stop at the bookstore upon arrival. The Monastery is a place of sanctity and repentance, thus visitors are kindly asked to respect the quietude and solitude of the grounds.

  • Visitors must be dressed modestly.
  • Women must wear long skirts, long-sleeved blouses, and cover their head with a scarf.
  • Pants, mini-skirts, skin-tight clothing, short sleeves, and low-cut blouses
    are unacceptable.
  • Men must wear long pants and long-sleeved shirts.
  • Shoes or sandals must be worn with socks at all times - no bare feet permitted.
  • Orthodox Clergy must wear a Cassock (raso) while at the Monastery.
  • Parents with young children must supervise their children at all times.
  • Smoking is strictly forbidden anywhere on the Monastery grounds.
  • Please ask before taking any photographs.
  • Video recordings are not permitted.

Visitors who do not wish to conform to the above rules will not be permitted to enter the grounds.