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“Must See Before December 2017”

Saint Katharine Drexel Mission Center and Shrine
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

An inspirational location for Catholics as well as anyone who appreciates saints and examples of selfless service. The shrine has a very informative video about St Katharine's life plus museum pieces demonstrating the life of a truly remarkable woman and philanthropist. Spend some time in prayer in the shrine or Adoration in the chapel. You won't regret it.

Thank Roger I
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

A beautiful shrine with a casket of saint mother Katherine Drexel. The nuns there are always helpful and friendly and beautiful pews and request basket. A good gift shop too.

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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

It was a very tranquil place. It is very sad they are closing it. Beautiful Grounds and buildings. Benches throughout the property make for a great place to sit and chat

Thank Cheryl B
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The St.Elizabeth Chapel and the Tomb are beautifull ,a wonderfull place for personal reflection and Prayer.
See it now,before it closes.

Thank Heidrun M
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Beautiful and simple shrine for Saint Katharine Drexel. I didn't see anything about the grounds being sold while there, but it will be sad if they are. The Chapel is unique and was designed by Saint Katharine herself. It was very peaceful and I enjoyed the uniqueness of who it was set up so that the Sisters can see each other during morning and evening prayers. The tomb and educational material are very nice as is the cell phone tour of the grounds.

Thank crzyJ
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