Campus & Area Attractions

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Our grounds and highly desirable location in the heart of Paradise Valley mean guests at the Casa are comfortably in the saddle between the best of Scottsdale and Phoenix. Mountain views, desert air, warm sunshine make any experience – on or off campus – a memorable one.

On Campus

  • Complimentary Wi-fi
  • Pool, Spa, and Outdoor BBQ
  • Desert Walk
  • Labyrinth
  • Ramadas
  • Healing Garden
  • Gift and Book Shop
  • Blessed Sacrament Chapel
  • Meditation Chapel
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine
  • Church

Nearby Attractions

Nearby Attractions within 10 minutes of the Franciscan Renewal Center


  • Hiking at Camelback Mountain – 5 minute drive
  • Hiking Piestewa Peak – 10 minute drive
  • McCormick Ranch Golf Club – 8 minute drive

Shopping & Dining

  • Old Town Scottsdale – 10 minute drive
  • Scottsdale Fashion Square – 10 minute drive
  • Biltmore Fashion Park – 12 minute drive


  • Old Town Art Walk – 10 minute drive
  • Scottsdale Stadium – Spring Training (San Francisco Giants) – 12 minute drive
  • Talking Stick Fields – Spring Training (Arizona Diamondbacks) – 10 minute drive

For more regional attractions and events, visit the Scottsdale Convention & Visitor Bureau website.

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  • Join us for Mass

    Saturday at 5:00 pm
    Sunday at 7:30 am, 9:15 am, 11:00 am & 7:00 pm
    Weekdays at 7:00 am

  • Daily Mass

    Monday – Saturday at 7:00 am

  • Homily

    Visit for our weekly homilies.

  • Location

    5802 E. Lincoln Drive, Scottsdale AZ 85253

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  • What We Do

    Join us for a one-hour overview of the mission and vision of the Franciscan Renewal Center to personally experience the good work first hand.

    1st Thursdays at 11:00 am
    3rd Thursdays at 6:00 pm

    Register here.

  • Where to Start

    More than 300 opportunities for spiritual and intellectual growth outside of Mass exist at the Casa. Search our Calendar [link to RM Portal] and learn about program types below.

  • Upcoming Orientations

    Volunteer orientations currently are offered on an individual basis.

  • For Meeting Planners

    Informational Brochure [PDF]
    Meeting Kit [PDF]
    Overview for Guests [PDF]

  • Get Involved

    What will it take to end poverty? What does St. Francis’ legacy mean today? Do you know there has to be a better way, but don’t know where to begin? Start right here!

  • Make a Counseling Appointment

    Call 480.948.7460, ext. 133
    Individual sessions by appointment are generally available mornings, afternoons and evenings, Monday through Friday. We kindly request 24-hour notice if you are unable to keep an appointment.