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National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton: Living History Experience

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10:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM and 3:30 PM

Price: $8.00 (adult), $5.00 (youth 7-18), age 6 and under free


National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton
339 S. Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, MD

Nestled among Maryland’s mountain, learn about what life was like in early 19th century in what Mother Seton called Saint Joseph’s Valley. Visitors have the opportunity to engage historical interpreters, many of whom portrays a student or a sister from Mother Seton’s time. Jump back in time for an immersive engagement with characters as they go about their daily activities and sharing stories.

Guided Character Tours are available Friday at 2:00 pm and 3:30 pm.  Living History Programming is available drop-in style all day Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm with 3:30 pm as the last admission time.

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