Black Madonna Shrine and Grottos

A nonprofit organization

The Franciscan Missionary Brothers of The Sacred Heart of Jesus is a Roman Catholic organization charged with the preservation of The Our Lady of Czestochowa (The Black Madonna of Poland) Shrine .  The Shrine is located between Eureka and Pacific, Missouri, in the LaBarque Creek foothills.  

The Shrine is fully dependent upon the generosity of donors.  Contributions are tax deductible.


We are advocates for a truly remarkable piece of art, The Black Madonna Shrine and Grottos. This is a unique artistic treasure, handcrafted by a Franciscan monk, Bronislaus Lusczc, is an outward manifestation of his faith and love shared with the world. We are proud to be the guardians of his vision.

Organization Data


Organization name

Black Madonna Shrine and Grottos

other names

Black Madonna Shrine

Tax id (EIN)



Arts & Culture, Arts & Culture - Museums, Faith-Based, History/Preservation, Religion

Operating Budget

Micro: $50,001 - $250,000

Service Area

St Louis County

Audiences Served

General Public


PO Box 181
Eureka, MO 63025