Campus Map and Directions

Saint John's Abbey and Saint John's University

Driving Directions from Interstate I-94

  • From the Minneapolis/Saint Paul airport, take MN-5 and I-494 West.
  • Follow I-494 West for approximately 25 miles, and merge onto I-94 West.
  • Follow I-94 West for about an additional 60 miles north and west of the Twin Cities.
  • Take exit 156 and turn left onto County Road 159. Drive one-and-a-half miles towards campus.
  • At the four-way stop, turn right. After a number of buildings, the Pottery Studio will be on the left side.
  • Parking is available to guests of the Saint John's Pottery between Saint Joseph Hall and the Electric Shop.

Walking Directions from Sexton Commons

  • Sexton Commons is a newer, red brick building with a pyramid-shaped roof.
  • Exit Sexton Commons from the top floor main entrance near the outdoor fountains.
  • Walk past the fountains, Saint Thomas Hall, and Guild Hall (also known as the Old Gym.)
  • Turn right after Guild Hall and walk toward the Fire Hall, passing along the right of the building.
  • Continue to walk towards Saint Joseph Hall, a red brick student buidling with a fieldstone foundation.
  • The Pottery Studio is on the opposite side of Saint Joseph Hall, which faces out toward County Road 159.