Abbey and University are in Lacey, Washington, a city of 29,240
people, adjacent to Olympia, the state capital. The population
of the Greater Olympia Area –
Lacey, Olympia and Tumwater – is
about 83,000. Located near the waters of southern Puget
Sound, Saint Martin's is about an hour from Seattle, thirty
minutes from Tacoma and two hours from Portland, Oregon. From I-5 driving South, take exit 109, from I-5 driving North,
take exit 108, and follow the signs to St. Martin's.
The physical beauty of the 300+ acres at St. Martin's is reflective of
its rich spiritual presence in the Pacific Northwest. The Abbey
grounds are threaded with pleasant walking trails. Many species
of wildlife roam or fly over its undeveloped acres and in the
meadows near the Abbey and University buildings.
5000 Abbey Way SE