Eastport, New York: Large Virgin Mary Atop a Large Boulder

Mary is 18 feet tall. There is also a life-sized crucifixion scene. At the Shrine of Our Lady of the Island.

Shrine of Our Lady of the Island

Address:
Eastport Manor Rd, Eastport, NY
Directions:
At the Shrine of Our Lady of the Island. Sunrise Hwy exit 62. Drive east, briefly, on Hwy 111. Make your first left, cross the highway, then turn right at the T onto Eastport Manor Rd. Drive only a short way and then make the second left, into the shrine. Mary is all the way in the back.
Hours:
Sunrise - sunset. (Call to verify)
Phone:
631-325-0661
Admission:
Free.
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Mary on a boulder.

Large Virgin Mary Atop a Large Boulder

Statue of Mary on top of a boulder.

[Rich Frejomil, 01/14/2017]

Mary statue.

Large Virgin Mary Atop a Large Boulder

The Shrine of Our Lady of the Island is a nice place to walk. Quiet and beautiful.

[Janet, 04/09/2011]

Crucifixion scene.

Large Virgin Mary Atop a Large Boulder

My cousin first took me here when I was a kid and now it has become a regular stop on my family's visits to Long Island. There is a Rosary Walk, with bushes instead of beads, a Stations of the Cross trail with life size statue of Jesus and the 18-ft.high statue of Madonna and Child that stands atop a huge boulder. Admission is free. It's a nice quiet place to walk around.

[Samantha Ramirez, 07/21/2002]

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