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Family outing-A break from driving

Stopped by the Precious Moments gift shop and chapel. Wife purchased several items from the gift... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mike S
Hannibal, Missouri
Great way to end our Branson trip

We have been before but it has been several years. I was surprised to see the many updates and... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2019
Jennifer W
Saint Louis, Missouri
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A 6,400-square-foot sanctuary containing 52 Biblical murals.
4321 S Chapel Rd, Carthage, MO 64836-8850
+1 800-543-7975
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by the Precious Moments gift shop and chapel. Wife purchased several items from the gift shop and we walked inside and looked at other items. We then walked down the sidewalks to the chapel and was given a tour by Angie. Angie said she...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mike S
Reviewed January 9, 2019

We have been before but it has been several years. I was surprised to see the many updates and additions. It is such a pretty place to visit. We stopped for about an hour, after our Branson getaway, before heading back home to St. Louis.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 26, 2018

We had a great time and experience here. You are able to relax and enjoy the experience at your own pace. Awesome Chapel and a truly heartwarming life experience. Great artwork.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Loved seeing behind the Precious Moments figurines and seeing the muti-talented artwork (murals, castings, stained glass, etc) of Mr Butcher. And, especially enjoyed the chapel and grounds tour and look at the Christian values and life experiences that led him to his works. I will...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jerry S
Reviewed November 14, 2018

On our trip to Branson I decided to bring my friends here. They were very impressed and loved it. The setting could not have been more beautiful with fresh snow. My only disappointment was that the coffee shop was not open and having seen the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Stopped at Precious Moments as part of our Route 66 road trip. Admission is free, although there are donation boxes scattered throughout the property. It was about what I expected. Very serene and well manicured grounds reminded me of old Cypress Gardens in Florida. Lots...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve S
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful grounds. It is worth a trip to see the chapel. It is truly amazing. Such a talented man, and such an imagination! I am very sorry to see that it is not the tourist destination that it was in it's glory days. The last...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ruby H
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Lovely grounds. We were the first visitors on a rainy morning. A lot of history to appreciate if you take the time. Gift shop is well stocked. Will return to see museum when in season.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

I suspect for the true believers of all things Precious Moments this would be a destination. For me - not so much. My bride saw the signs on the highway, and we were staying close by for a couple of nights, so we stopped by....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank VillagerRick
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Lots of nostalgia and beauty. Free to stop and tour. Nice stop during our trip and enjoyed seeing all the beautiful paintings and memorials. Would definitely recommend if you are in the area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rebecca F
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Linda M
January 20, 2018|
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Response from bob10590 | Reviewed this property |
Website says hours for Chapel in June are 9:00 to 5:00. Best to check Website for updates and other facilities
October 8, 2017|
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Response from HunBabe | Reviewed this property |
There was a restaurant inside the complex with a limited menu (think burgers) and hours. Unsure of the hours of operation on the chapels.
August 16, 2017|
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Response from momnmaine | Reviewed this property |
No, u don't get any free Precious Moments stuff. You need to buy things from gift shop. Tour is free. Food good prices I think.