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June 2019

Civil War Sisters Stories

June 29 @ 12:30 pm - July 27 @ 1:00 pm EDT
National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, 339 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727 United States
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Dates & Times: June 29, July 13, July 20, July 27 at 12:45pm Sisters in Emmitsburg and in congregations throughout the country were called to serve during the Civil War. Their charitable efforts brought healing and solace to the wounded on both the battlefields and in hospitals. Discover how the Sisters provided hope in the midst of suffering and despair during our Civil War Sisters Stories. Sisters from various congregations will be on-site to discuss what sisters in the 1860s…

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July 2019

Civil War Tours

July 6 @ 11:30 am - August 24 @ 1:30 pm EDT
National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, 339 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727 United States
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$8

July 6, 13, 20, 27 August 3, 10, 17, 24 Civil War Tours National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, 339 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg; Saturdays, 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.; $8, $6 ages 7-18; learn about the troops that came through Emmitsburg prior to Battle of Gettysburg, and the help they received from the Daughters of Charity; setonshrine.org/civil-war-tour

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August 2019

Catherine Comes Home; Living History Tour

August 18 - August 21
National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, 339 South Seton Avenue
Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727 United States
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$10

Discover the life and legacy of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton through the eyes of her daughter, Catherine, and other beloved friends. After Elizabeth Ann Seton died in 1821, Catherine left home, heartbroken by her mother’s death. The Sisters in Emmitsburg carried on, serving others and continuing Mother Seton’s legacy that lives on today. On this living history tour, you’ll go back to 1842 with a guide and see Catherine and other beloved friends as you explore our historic site. From…

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