Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Saint Anthony's Chapel
About Saint Anthony's Chapel:
Dedicated to Saint Anthony of Padua, the largest collection of relics in the world for public viewing (outside of the Vatican) is here in this small chapel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Located on Troy Hill, on the north side of the city overlooking the Allegheny River, this chapel has over 5,000 relics from all over the world.
It also houses one of two known life-sized Stations of the Cross known to exist in the United States.
Hours of operation are 1:00-4:00 p.m. Saturday through Thursday (closed on Fridays)and both guided and audio tours are offered each day that the chapel is open. Be sure to check the schedule on their website.
There are weekday Masses Monday through Friday and on Tuesdays there is also Benediction.
There is a gift shop that is open Tues., Thurs., Sat. & Sun. from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
It is located at 1700 Harpster Street, phone 412-231-2994.