MissionOur purpose is to preserve and promote the gardens at the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in keeping with the Franciscan tradition that God is revealed to us through his creations.
of the Holy Land
1400 Quincy St., NE
Washington, DC 20017
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For 100 years, the Franciscan Monastery’s greenhouse has nurtured vegetables and herbs to feed the friars and community in need. We are excited to renovate the historic greenhouse and double our annual food donations to the D.C. community! Click here … Continue reading
Join us on Sunday, June 24 from 10am-1pm to prune the orchard trees! Volunteer activities will include pruning and weeding fruit trees and adding mushroom mulch to tree trunks. We will meet at the greenhouse in the morning.
Join us on Saturday, June 16 at the Franciscan Monastery from 12pm-4pm for the Brookland Community Picnic! This family-friendly event will feature face painting, lawn games, food, music, and more. Stop by and visit our table to learn about the work … Continue reading