Updated 9/4/2020: Planning Your Visit to San Damiano Retreat

Our trails, Canticle Garden, and Stations of the Cross are usually open to the public until 5 PM. At times, access is limited due to scheduled retreats and events.  It is always best to call ahead for the latest information.

San Damiano, including our trails and parking, will be closed
to the public on Sept. 19, 2020 from 9am to 12pm
for a private memorial. Thank you for your respect.

The buildings and inner courtyard remain closed to the public and are limited to registered guests.

The Gift Shop is open by appointment. Please call 925-837-9141 x311. Open Monday-Saturday 10 AM – 3:00 PM.

We thank you for all your understanding. The Covid pandemic is uncharted waters for all of us, and our Friars and public safety are paramount in our actions.