National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton

339 S. Seton Ave, Emmitsburg, MD 21727 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-447-6606


Capital Region
National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton
Photo Credit: 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.



TripAdvisor Logo

TripAdvisor® Traveler Reviews

TripAdvisor Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating Based on 137 reviews
TripAdvisor Reviews
December 11, 2018
I visited the Shrine for their Illiminary event and had my first tour of the stone house. I have been several times and brought many people from different parts of the USA because this place is...
TripAdvisor Reviews
November 21, 2018
Spent a pleasant and respectful two hours at the Basilica and Shrine of St. Elizabeth Seton, America’s first born saint. Educational and well worth stopping. Will be back.
TripAdvisor Reviews
August 29, 2018
Christine H
I've spent years of my life driving up and down Route 15 through Emmitsburg and (embarrassingly) had no idea this was here until recently. We had family in from out of town and were meandering...