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Black Madonna Shrine

100 Saint Josephs Hill Rd, Pacific, MO 63069-5127
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Peaceful Spot a Little Off The Beaten Path

The sheer dedication of the people who put these shrines/grottoes together is amazing. Whether you... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2017
dspr8o
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
Artistic and Interesting

This is a very unique place to visit. There are 8 different shrines, all artistically hand-made... read more

Reviewed December 7, 2016
Lisa G
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Festus, MO
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Oct 21, 2017
“Peaceful Spot a Little Off The Beaten Path”
Dec 6, 2016
“Artistic and Interesting”
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100 Saint Josephs Hill Rd, Pacific, MO 63069-5127
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Reviewed October 21, 2017

The sheer dedication of the people who put these shrines/grottoes together is amazing. Whether you come here to pray or simply out of curiosity it is worth a stop. We were the only ones there the morning we went. That allowed us time to really...More

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Reviewed December 7, 2016

This is a very unique place to visit. There are 8 different shrines, all artistically hand-made with local rock and material, set into the natural hillside. I am not Catholic, but very much enjoyed seeing the shrines and grottoes and will definitely return in the...More

Thank Lisa G
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Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

We went here after seeing the advertising. Pretty impressed with all the displays. Must have taken a tremendous amount of time to create.

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Reviewed March 13, 2016

This shrine and collection of grottos is historic as well as uplifting to the mind and heart. Other reviewers have already described the intricate work put into creating the grottos. I was most amazed by how the man who created the grottos cleared the land...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2015

This place sits out of the way but is so lovely it is well worth the side trip. We love to go out and enjoy the peaceful setting just to relax but also found it is a great place to take photos as well.

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Reviewed December 29, 2014

we have been driving by for over 30 years and finally stopped the grounds are large and stonework beautifully maintained it has been there since the 30s built by the Polish A beautiful tribute .

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Reviewed September 26, 2014

These grottoes have been built by hand over a 23 year period, by one Franciscan Brother. He placed each stone, some with donated jewelry to complete a wonderful and peaceful grotto dedicated to Our Lady of Czestochowa (the Black Madonna). Just wondering around this area...More

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