National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton

Historic site of the first American-born saint. Free museum and 12-minute film. Guided tours of two historic homes, historic cemetery, and Basilica with Saint’s tomb. Part of Maryland's 2020 Year of the Woman.
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Mon-Sat, 10am-4:30pm
Sun, 12N-4:30pm.


339 S. Seton Ave
Emmitsburg MD 21727
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  • ADA Accessible
  • Educational Resources Available
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Group-Friendly
  • Member of American Bus Association
  • On-site Motorcoach Parking
  • Student Group-Friendly
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Rated 5 by Y4717UQbenb

October 20, 2020


Worth the Drive

The Shrine is a beautiful place in a beautiful setting. It was great to learn about the first U.S.-born saint and Patron Saint of Catholic education. Our tour guide Phyllis was great. Very...

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Rated 5 by Bear H

February 26, 2020

Bear H

Wonderful place to pray

In addition to the museum and gift shop the shrine has a basilica which is a wonderful place to pray at the grave of St. Elizabeth Seton. Take a look at their web site before you go to see the times...

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Rated 5 by V1220FAmichaelj

January 21, 2020


Visiting St. Elizabeth Ann Seton

My wife and I accidentally discovered St Elizabeth Ann Seton while visiting Emmitsburg for their famous Antique Mall and the Ott House Pub Restaurant. The National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton...

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