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Saint Anthony Chapel

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1700 Harpster St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212-4313
+1 412-231-2994
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Possibly the most amazing experience of my summer.

This chapel, though privately built, felt like one of the holiest places I have ever stepped into... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jae E
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Gilmer, Texas
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A Must See for Christians

This is hard to comprehend and overwhelming in that respect that there are so many relics encased... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jane C
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“life size” (16 reviews)
“gift shop” (13 reviews)
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1700 Harpster St, Pittsburgh, PA 15212-4313
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This chapel, though privately built, felt like one of the holiest places I have ever stepped into. With over 5000 relics located in the chapel, you cannot help but feeling in awe. This chapel contains a piece of the Holy Cross, a relic from the...More

Thank Jae E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is hard to comprehend and overwhelming in that respect that there are so many relics encased in the chapel. You can't really see them or know what they are for the most part. The Stations of the Cross are moving.

Thank Jane C
Reviewed June 5, 2017

Beautiful place to visit! Inspiring displays of heroes! Very peaceful and enjoyable experience. You could spend hours and hours in there and enjoy every bit of it. Ramp for the handicap available. Very easy to park across the street. Nice gift shop to visit with...More

Thank cupofhotcoffee
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Interesting Catholic Church. 6,000 relics purchase by a priest in the late 1800s. Go for the tour 1pm to 4pm. The docent did a great job talking about the history of the church and sharing stories of the healing power of Jesus. The life size...More

Thank Tom1955
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Took a tour of the chapel and saw the relics contained therein. The architecture and stained glass windows were marvelous. The relics, I have to say, were a little bit of a let-down. Not a disappointment, per se, but not what I expected. Granted, I...More

Thank Marty M
Reviewed April 29, 2017

My wife (a convert) and I both agreed this should be a place of pilgrimage for Christians. It is beautiful inside and you will be wowed by the statutes and all of the relics. Pieces of the cross Christ died on as well as piece...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went a second time to this iconic chapel. Very peaceful. We fond it rewarding to just pray here. The gift shop employees are friendly and very helpful. This chapel contains many bones of saints. The stations of the cross are life...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2017

it is a wonderful place to visit so much to see BEAUTIFUL. must stop at the gift shop across the street

Thank harold m
Reviewed March 2, 2017

A peaceful, heavenly, oasis in Pittsburgh. This is heaven on earth. the museum/chapel quiet, peaceful. We stayed for afternoon prayer. Not to be missed for those who love our Lord and Holy Mother Church. We did a church tour as well, Pittsburgh has the market...More

Thank marysusan027
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Well worth a visit. The world's largest collection of relics in the world. However, for non-Catholics, it may seem a bit strange!

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ladyinblueNewJersey
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Response from Honda4 | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure of the days or hours of operation because they do vary and are dependent upon just a few who maintain the site so worth viewing. Check website which I am not permitted to give but is saint anthonys chapel. org
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