National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton

National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Photo
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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339 S. Seton Ave
Emmitsburg, MD
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Rated 5 by 1980Philliesfan

October 14, 2022


A Historical and Intriguing Visit

We took our 6th grade class on a field trip to visit the homes where St. Elizabeth Ann Seton lived and worked. Could not have been more pleased with our tour guides Connie and Savanna. They shared...

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Rated 5 by themamatravels

August 28, 2022


A Spiritual Experience

We attended the festivities surrounding Mother Seton's birthday and it was so organized and very youth-friendly. They have so many hands-on activities and the grounds are just so serene and pleasing...

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Rated 5 by C9158DTandrewm

June 04, 2022


Beautiful Basilica

The Basilica is so beautiful! Being able to learn about this great American Saint and then pray by her tomb was a spiritual experience.

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