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The National Centre for Padre Pio

111 Barto Rd, Barto, PA 19504-8730
+1 610-845-3000
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ALWAYS BEAUTIFUL

Peaceful, beautiful...Always a wonderful place to go and just meditate and remember the important... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
Toni445
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Bridgeport, Connecticut
Place of peace and tranquility-perfect for prayer and reflection.

Even though it was rainy and foggy the shrine was beautiful and the perfect atmosphere for... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2018
2Mickey123
,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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“gift shop” (8 reviews)
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111 Barto Rd, Barto, PA 19504-8730
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+1 610-845-3000
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"beautiful chapel"
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"sense of peace"
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"gift shop"
in 8 reviews
"holy place"
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"meditate"
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"shrine"
in 13 reviews
"prayer"
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"spiritual"
in 8 reviews
"saints"
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"replica"
in 10 reviews
"volunteers"
in 5 reviews
"pio"
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"devotion"
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"catholic"
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"devoted"
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"mass"
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Peaceful, beautiful...Always a wonderful place to go and just meditate and remember the important things life has to offer

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Reviewed February 11, 2018

Even though it was rainy and foggy the shrine was beautiful and the perfect atmosphere for reflection and prayer.

1  Thank 2Mickey123
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Reviewed January 12, 2018

If you want to feel spiritually renewed then you must visit the shrine. A sense of peace immediately overwhelms you as soon as you set foot on the beautiful property. The Calandra family has done such a great job in continuing the work that Vera...More

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Reviewed December 1, 2017

A very beautifl place with a serene feeling. The shrine is nice. Beautiful grounds. Enjoyed our time here.

Thank Dana J
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

Pedro Pio Shrine is beautiful. Located on a hilltop with beautiful farmland views. Quiet and peaceful inside and out, both buildings are amazing, chapel is incredible. Gift shop has many items, all reasonably priced including roasaries, relics and books. About 2 minutes off Route 100...More

2  Thank turtle653
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Reviewed October 30, 2017

I've been here so many times I never thought of writing a review. Whether you're Christian or not this a beautiful Place. There is a Church with a Chapel attached. There is a Gift shop which this year being the 100th Anniversary of Fatima has...More

Thank Maria52509
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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Lovely museum, awesome journey through the revolutionary war, but be prepared to read, read, read! Some artifacts are really unique like George Washington's sash you see in pictures but there dozens of guns! History buffs will truly enjoy their visit!

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Reviewed August 27, 2017

Very highly recommended. Amazing experience. Peaceful, tranquil, spiritual. Worth spending a few minutes to reflect and enjoy the experience.

Thank AJRunner
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

Very inspiring. Replicas of the chapel he said mass in and his room. Guides there very knowledgeable and helpful. beautiful grounds. Bring your own lunch.

1  Thank Zelda3434
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Reviewed June 20, 2017

You will not regret taking the ride.When you go up the drive way you see St. Michael what a beautiful statue. The grounds are amazing.When you enter go straight to the chapel it is lovely.They play a very nice film with lots of information on...More

Thank rene w
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Pat G
March 10, 2018|
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Response from 2Mickey123 | Reviewed this property |
If you just log on to their web site at the National Centre for Padre Pio--go to their tab for shopping and it will bring you to where you can buy medals.
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lenag815
December 27, 2017|
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Response from Maria52509 | Reviewed this property |
On the website under Centre it has their hours. It looks like they're closed only on major Holidays. Though I would call.
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Rosanne1036
September 24, 2017|
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Response from Zelda3434 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I don't think so, but you can contact them directly.
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