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National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 S. Seton Ave.
Emmitsburg, MD 21727
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Historical site dedicated to Elizabeth Ann Seton, the first American-born saint. Discover her inspirational story on a self-guided tour using our Map & Guide that you can get from our Visitor Center, or on a tour by one of our helpful guides. See two historic homes where she lived, the awe-inspiring Basilica dedicated to her, and our peaceful, scenic grounds. The visitor center and museum include a civil war exhibit. Civil War tour offered by advance reservation to groups of 15 or more April through November. 

Hours are Monday-Saturday from 10am-5pm and Sunday from 12pm-5pm.

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Meeting Facilities
Facility Info
  • Description Bring Your group! We love when large groups visit Seton Shrine - tour groups, school, church and bus groups all are welcome. We have plenty of free on-site bus and automobile parking. There are two outdoor picnic areas. We are accessible to physically challenged people. Meeting rooms with a/v equipment are available upon request. On-site catering is available upon request. Use of the Basilica for Mass and private devotions can be coordinated.
  • Largest Room 90
  • Theatre Capacity 90
  • Number of Rooms 3
  • Classroom Capacity 25
Candlelight Tours
The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
December 1, 2018 - December 6, 2018
Door to Bethlehem
The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
December 7, 2018 - December 8, 2018
Entry Fee Applies