Auriesville in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The National Martyrs’ Shrine of America
Shrine of Our Lady of Martyrs
Built in 1930, this Coliseum of Our Lady of Martyrs has been a place of spiritual refreshment, light and peace for the many thousands who have come to pray here where the Martyrs died.
We appreciate your visit to Auriesville, dear Friend. May you find peace and blessing in this beautiful and holy place.
The Shrine is maintained only by the generosity of pilgrims and visitors. We are grateful to those who help us shoulder the financial burden.
Location. 42° 55.531′ N, 74° 18.005′ W. Marker is in Auriesville, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Shrine Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Auriesville NY 12016, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kateri Tekakwitha (approx. ¼ mile away); Isaac Jogues (approx. ¼ mile away); Ossernenon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Once A Farm In the Wake of Hurricane Irene (approx. 1.3 miles away); Site of First Bridge (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Fort by the Village (approx. 1.3 miles away); Site of Last Mohawk Indian Village (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Auriesville.
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era •
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