The Tomb

Location and Hours

Archbishop Fulton Sheen Tomb

607 NE Madison Ave., Peoria, IL


Mon-Fri 12pm to 2pm

Saturday: 3pm to 5pm

Sunday 10am to 1pm

Extended Hours Wed 7/17/24 open 9am to 2pm 

CLOSED: Saturday 11/16/24

You may also visit during Masses and special events.  Mass Times:

Sunday 10:30am (English); Sunday 12:15pm (Spanish)

Monday -Friday 7am (English)

To arrange a tour contact Sr. Lea at: 309-671-1550 or

Visit our Museum: MUSEUM HOURS

Make a Donation to the Cause for Archbishop Fulton Sheen: DONATE


SPECIAL ROOM RATES: Special rates at a hotel in walking distance (only 2 block walk) - Sheraton Four Points (Bonvoy Hotel) call 309-306-3424 (say your are visiting the Catholic Diocese of Peoria Sheen Foundation) or book on-line here:  Four Points by Sheraton

Stay at a hotel in walking distance (4 block walk) Under special rates tab use JHL for corp/Promo code: Marriott Pere Marquette

Archbishop Fulton Sheen's tomb is located in the side chapel of the Cathedral of St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception.  The handicap ramp in front of the Cathedral leads you into the tomb.  You may even notice the "JMJ" on the railing.  We encourage all visitors but do ask you to respect the quiet nature of the tomb as people are praying.

Enter the tomb via the ramp, you will see the "JMJ" railing.


The Sheen Foundation is a non-profit organization as defined by the Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3).
Tax I.D. 37-1411870

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