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

Eastport Manor Rd, Eastport, NY
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.
Sunrise - sunset. (Call to verify)
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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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