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Address: 92 St. Anne's Road, Isle La Motte, VT
Phone Number: 802-928-3362
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Summer Masses outside

We attended the Last Mass of the season here last week. We try to get over here at least once a summer. It is a very lovely spot on the lake with commemorates the first Catholic... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended the Last Mass of the season here last week. We try to get over here at least once a summer. It is a very lovely spot on the lake with commemorates the first Catholic mass said on Lake Champlain. Summertime also has has many church groups here for retreats.

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Herndon, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I made the right decision to start my driving tour with the Shrine; really lovely scenery throughout the islands. I arrived just in time for an outdoor Mass. The Shrine is very quiet and has its own piece of shoreline with a picnic area which was a pleasant surprise. The homemade soup at their café was delicious and I met... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were attending a funeral service held in the open air church that is part of the shrine. Very peaceful spot to visit that has real depth of Americana history. We noted there were many cyclists and kayakers visiting the shrine, park and gift store.

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Thank Gary S
Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

Lovely lake/mountain views surround this beautiful, outside place of worship. I took some friends on a ride along the lake shore and we decided to stop at St. Anne's Shrine. It is breathtaking and a lovely place for quiet reflection and/or prayer. We stopped to light candles and walked the grounds.

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Thank Kim N
Cabot, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

This was a very reverent and quiet place to visit. The beauty was pleasant and attractive without being overly done.

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Woodstock, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Traveled to Isle la Motte to attend the Mass in Celebration of Families, during this Jubilee Year of Mercy. Bishop Coyne was the main celebrant. Wonderful liturgy, wonderful sermon and a wonderful man. Very down to earth guy and after mass was chatting with us very personably and easy going. The director, Father Brian was also part of the mass... More 

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Saint Albans, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

A welcoming, beautiful environment for Mass, retreats, spiritual reconnection, and even a lakeside sunset. We make a point of going out a few times a year, as the positive, engaging tone allows the soul to resonate.

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Thank Jonathan B
Isle La Motte, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

St. Anne's Shrine is a special place no matter your religious affiliation or lack thereof. It's sited on historic Isle La Motte and you can begin a history tour right here or on Saturday and Sunday attend an outdoor church service. You can picnic on the grounds or spend time on the beach, take a walk or a ride on... More 

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Thank Susan G
Plattsburgh, Ny, Usa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

a quiet oasis on Lake Champlain. some history for those who are interested some religious significance, plus Sunday mass for those interested we used this as a place to relax, others come for days or a week or reflectio

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Thank Rich F
Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

A gorgeous, historical site. Even if you're not interested in the religious or historical aspect of the place, the natural beauty is worth the stop if you're already in the area.

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