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Precious Moments Park

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Address: 4321 Chapel Road, Carthage, MO 64836
Phone Number: 800-543-7975
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A 6,400-square-foot sanctuary containing 52 Biblical murals.

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Interesting chapel tour and large assortment of Precious Moments merchandise. Extra fee for museum but worth it at least once.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Kristin N
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Interesting chapel tour and large assortment of Precious Moments merchandise. Extra fee for museum but worth it at least once.

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Thank Kristin N
Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stopped here recently and visited the museum, gift shops and chapel. It was too hot to walk around the grounds much. In the gift shop they have archival "grab bags" for $30. I purchased one and inside was ~$115 of figurines. That was fun!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here growing up because my sister had a collection, and not much has changed, but this place really doesn't need to. Today we stopped on our way home to Texas because I wanted my girls to see it, and they fell in love with the statues. I've always enjoyed the chapel because of the thought and reasoning the... More 

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Kilgore, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Chapel, store, bell tower and grounds at this locations are just beautiful and serene. We were lucky to meet Mr. Butcher ( the developer of this location ) while we were there. Such a nice, unassuming, talented man. I do not collect Precious Moments but enjoyed the beautiful murals in the chapel and also all the items in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a beautiful place to see. They have added things since I visited with my children. My granddaughter loved all the dolls. The chapel only interested her a little but she enjoyed it.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We walked around the front entryway after they had closed for the evening. The brochure showed lovely grounds and interesting displays inside the fence. Wish we had the time to visit while they were open.

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Ozark, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Our whole family LOVED the Precious Moments Chapel in Carthage MO. It is a great place for a family outing or an outing for a group of people like a family reunion or church outing. The grounds are well maintained and have multiple Precious Moments sculptures and the inside of the chapel is breath taking in its beauty.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

I am not a collector of Precious Moments figurines but wanted to see the chapel as I noticed the signs along the highway. What a beautiful, peaceful place! I finally found out the name of the creator of Precious Moments (Sam Butler) who still continues to paint and create. The chapel may be too spiritual for some as there are... More 

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Holly Springs, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Grounds were beautiful, museum and chapel were inspiring however not too memorable. Glad we saw it but would not necessarily recommend this as a must see. We had time to fill in during our visit, so it filled the void. Nice story though.

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tulsa ok
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

The Chapel is always worth the tour...beautiful and peaceful...good stop if you have been in the car for awhile!

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