Located in Portage Des Sioux, MO, the tall white statue is easily seen for miles up and down the Mississippi River.
Portage des Sioux is located ~12 miles from St. Charles and ~9 miles from West Alton. Take MO-94 to CR J and then 1 mile into Portage des Sioux. Take a right on Common Field Street and go approximately 1/4 mile to Le Seurre Street which leads to shrine on the river.
Visitors are welcome year round at any time. Pathway lighting comes on at dusk and turns off dawn. The site is wheelchair accessible.
Parking is free. There is a small paved lot directly across the road, just feet from the walkway entrance
The shrine is a non-profit organization maintained through donations by private individuals and volunteers. We are a 501(c)(3) charity, which means 100% of your donation is tax deductible. Any amount helps, thank you.