a Quaint European Haven in Pittsburgh
Saint Anthony Chapel is located on Troy Hill, which overlooks the Allegheny River on Pittsburgh's North Side. This Shrine, dedicated to the "Wonder-Worker, " St. Anthony of Padua, houses a vast collection of relics and has been designated a Historical Landmark by the Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation. . An inscription written in Latin on the central arch of the chapel reads, "Here Lie the Saints in Peace. " Over 5, 000 relics of the saints have reposed peacefully in the chapel for over 130 years. The impressive collection is displayed in beautifully wrought reliquaries, arranged in altars and side cases constructed of hand-carved solid walnut.
Pick up at designated hotel. Transportation to the Chapel followed by a stop in The "strip district" for a shopping spree. Return transportation to hotel.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Hotel
End location: Return to hotel
Duration: 3 hours
A snack stop will be provided in addition to the chapel
2017 Toyota Corolla
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 USD - For a snack or to purchase souvenirs
certain historical landmarks are staffed by employees so I will be unable to narrarate portions of some tours.