Catholic Tour Apps – Philadelphia

From the Daughters of St. Paul


Have you every taken your family on vacation or been on a business trip and wondered if there was a place to visit that had significance to you as a Catholic? Do you know the wide variety of places of Catholic interest in your own hometown where you could strengthen your faith while you enjoy some time off? The biggest hurdle to discovering places of Catholic culture is that we don’t know what they are, where they are, or how to get there. They are often off the beaten track, and who has time to search for them?

Take your own Catholic Tour Guide with you as you visit the historic city of Philadelphia, with its long history stretching back to the foundations of our country, and home of two great saints who contributed to the spread of the Gospel and the development of the Church in America: Saint John Neumann and Saint Katharine Drexel.

The app includes:

+ exclusive information for visiting the five National Shrines in the Philadelphia area, including the National Shrine of Saint Rita of Cascia, the Miraculous Medal Shrine, The National Shrine of Saint John Neumann, National Shrine of Saint Katharine Drexel, and the National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa.
+ a guide to Independence National Historic Park
+ a tour of the magnificent Cathedral of Peter and Paul
+ a guide for the National Center for Padre Pio
+ information for visiting the Shrine of St. Gianna Molla

Catholic Tour Apps is your guide to the hidden places of interest that help you know your history as an American Catholic and claim your Catholic culture. Discover guides to places of historical interest, shrines, museums and memorials, as well as galleries of art. Whether you’re planning your trip in advance or are looking for information on the spot, Catholic Tour Apps put everything at your fingertips so you can save time, relax, enjoy yourself, and make memories for yourself or your family that will last a lifetime.

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74 points of interest in 11 tourist destinations in the Philadelphia area
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