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National Shrine of the Divine Mercy

Eden Hill, Stockbridge, MA 01262
413-298-3931
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites
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New Port Richey, Florida, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

I have always wanted to go to religious places, and this place is a perfect site for pilgrimages and place for prayer.My husband is from Massachusetts, but he's never been to this place.Then we visited his family to attend his Mom's birthday, the family asked me where do I want to go in Mass so I suggested to see this... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

A friend referred us to the National Shrine of Divine Mercy during a recent trip to the Berkshires. We were there for a wedding (my husband was officiating) and had little time for sightseeing so this was the one thing we did aside from wedding-related events. We went late on Friday morning and the weather was amazing. We had no... More

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Peaceful, moving, and beautiful. You have to experience, to hard to put into words. It is a self reflection attraction. You will take away from it something, but something for you. There is a lot of area, bring or wear sneakers. You can spend a half our or 4 hours there. There is a lot of parking and paths, all... More

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saratoga springs NY
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Strolled along path following the Stations of the Cross while Gregorian chants played on speaker. Wished we could have stayed for out-door Mass. Church is lovely too. Could not walk steep path to Lourdes Grotto.

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This large shrine is just north of downtown Stockbridge. The grounds are lovely, with statures and monuments. There is a beautiful chapel and a gift shop. You can also fill bottles with holy water from a tank. There is no cost to visit this lovely area. During services, the chapel is full so go early if attending a service.

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Skytop, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We arrived in rain, and left in sunshine. This is a beautiful, spiritual, wonderful place for Catholics and non Catholics. As Protestant I am familiar with the stations of the cross, but the life size sculptures with their very animated expressions evokes the pain, suffering and sorrow of the crucifixion in such a realistic and life like way that it... More

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Middlebury, Connecticut, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

The grounds were very lovely, but a bit spread out. Be prepared to walk or drive around. The gift shop was wonderful with a large selection of items. Staff was very friendly. Definitely plan to stay for mass.

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Lynn
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

There is so much to see and learn here. The chapel is elegant and filled with art and statues and the history of each of them. Out front on the lawn is a life size replica of the stations of the cross!

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Long Island
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92 reviews 92 reviews
27 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

The church is located in a beautiful part of Stockbridge. The grounds are nice to walk around and the church itself is a nice place to say a prayer and reflect on the good things in life and give thanks.

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North Adams, Massachusetts
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

The shrine is great, but you will like it if you are not a catholic. There is a beautiful huge green park with a small pool and the grotto, a woods, nice walk and spectacular view.

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