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Precious Moments Park

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Address: 4321 S Chapel Rd, Carthage, MO 64836-8850
Phone Number: 800-543-7975

A 6,400-square-foot sanctuary containing 52 Biblical murals.

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If you have a chance, its a must see!

Ok, just writing this review brings back all kinds of smiles and excitement from even having had the opportunity to visit. The last time I was road tripping in this area I didn’t... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Houston, Texas
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ok, just writing this review brings back all kinds of smiles and excitement from even having had the opportunity to visit. The last time I was road tripping in this area I didn’t even know it existed, and we got into the area super late. So, I was happy to have made my way back and visit. It is definitely... More 

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Irving, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Because of two guests who were travelling with us, my wife forced me to stop here. It was okay, enjoyed walking through the gardens to the chapel. Not my kind of art, but I appreciated the message, the layout, and the memorial area. They also had two penny squishing machines for those who are into that kind of activity. 51... More 

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Diamond, United States
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great undertaking by Sam Butcher. You really can appreciate his vision. It is a great stop on a long trip.

Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friends took us to the chapel for a visit and although the weather was pretty hot we did manage to see most of the attraction. It is very much for the religious devotees but others can also appreciate the skill and artistry that has gone into creating the works on display, for sale and the chapel itself. Wonderful paintings, sculptures... More 

Thank Mike J
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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

Thank Kristin N
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

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!

Thank chloeWisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 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 June 27, 2016

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 

Thank sunni014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 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.

Thank Deborah B
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

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.

Thank Linda E

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