National Shrine Grotto of Our Lady Lourdes

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 21727
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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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Rated 5 by teresaf82

September 07, 2020


Art & sculpture, even if you aren't religious

Shady peaceful stroll to a beautiful fountain with numerous art installations along the way. Even with COVID, it is easy & possible to social distance. Plenty of places to sit, and restrooms are...

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