National Shrine Grotto of Our Lady Lourdes

National Shrine Grotto of Lourdes Photo
This beautiful mountainside shrine features one of the oldest American replicas of the Lourdes Grotto in France.


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16330 Grotto Rd
Emmitsburg, MD
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Rated 5 by mww1950

October 03, 2021


Gorgeous Grounds

We were staying in nearby Gettysburg and a Priest friend of ours recommended a stop here. There are several paved paths leading up to Our Lady's Grotto all of the paths have statues along the way...

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Rated 5 by miastar225

November 13, 2020


Beautiful and Peaceful

I highly recommend a visit here to anyone, regardless of your religious beliefs. The grounds are gorgeous and you get such a peaceful feeling walking along the paths. I felt the holiness of this...

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Rated 4 by Poydjom

September 07, 2020


Peaceful even when there are lots of people.

We arrived on a Sunday during Mass (we didn't realize they offered an outdoor mass) so there were quite a few people there. However, people were generally very respectful of the site and the...

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