To reach Marytown in Libertyville, Ill., about 40 miles north of downtown Chicago:

By car: Exit Interstate 94 at Route 176 (Rockland Road). Turn west on 176 and go about 4 miles. Marytown is two blocks past Butterfield Road.

By train: From Union Station, take the Metro commuter train to either Libertyville or Mundelein (next town), then local taxi services from depot to shrine.

By plane: O'Hare International Airport to Chicago's Union Station, and Metro as above.

For more information call (847) 367-7800.