National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Emmitsburg

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The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton is a U.S. religious site and educational center in Emmitsburg, Maryland, that pays tribute to the life and mission of Elizabeth Ann Seton (August 28, 1774 – January 4, 1821), the first native-born citizen of the United States to be canonized by the Roman Catholic Church. It is both a Minor Basilica and a National Shrine.
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  • In addition to the museum and gift shop the shrine has a basilica which is a wonderful place to pray at the grave of St. Elizabeth Seton. Take a look at their web site before you go to see the times....  more »
  • My wife and I accidentally discovered St Elizabeth Ann Seton while visiting Emmitsburg for their famous Antique Mall and the Ott House Pub Restaurant. The National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton...  more »
  • The Altar of Relics was a beautiful place to spend some quiet time in contemplation. It helps me appreciate and love my Catholic faith even more knowing we are part of the communion of saints. St Elizabeth Ann Seton as patron saint of widows holds a special place in my widowed heart.
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