Mother Seton House and Historic Seminary Chapel

Mother Seton House Photo
The historic site was home to the first Roman Catholic Seminary in the U.S. (1791) and Elizabeth Ann Seton (1808) the first U.S. born canonized saint.


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600 N Paca St
Baltimore, MD
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Catering Available
  • Educational Resources Available
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Admission
  • Free Parking
  • Green Property
  • Group-Friendly
  • Maximum Group Participants
  • Meeting Facilities
  • On-site Motorcoach Parking
  • Self-Guides Tours
  • Student Group-Friendly
  • Tour Length
    1.5 hr.
  • Weddings
Rated 4 by sknibb

February 14, 2020


Docent led tour of house and chapel

Free on site parking. Docent led tour of 3 story furnished house from 1808, and nearby “neo-gothic” (brick) chapel. I had the great good fortune that docent Jackie was available at noon to provide...

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Rated 5 by Glenn S

February 13, 2019

Glenn S

Mother Seton House is spectacular.

The Mother Seton house is very beautiful and well worth the trip. The grounds are very well kept and it is a a very spiritual experience.

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Rated 5 by Mynej

October 09, 2018


Walk in

This site is not just historic it is quite spiritual, sacred and holy. So many "first things" happened at that site. It is truly such a moving place to visit.

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