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With friends

On our trip to Branson I decided to bring my friends here. They were very impressed and loved it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kerrville, Texas
Serene and Spiritual

Stopped at Precious Moments as part of our Route 66 road trip. Admission is free, although there... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steve S
Indianapolis, Indiana
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A 6,400-square-foot sanctuary containing 52 Biblical murals.
4321 S Chapel Rd, Carthage, MO 64836-8850
+1 800-543-7975
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 December 2003

We live only an hour away from the Precious Moments Chapel, but had never taken time to visit until our family was here for Thanksgiving. Only the women and kids went, as the men didn't think it would be a trip they'd enjoy. Surprise! There...More

12  Thank Compass2423
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 25 December 2011

We wanted to celebrate Christmas in a special way this year. So we decided to drive to see the beautiful Chapel & Precious Moments Park who were hosting a "Christmas at the Chapel" event (see photo from website). Since we were driving many hours to...More

5  Thank nowincolorado
PMChapelNGiftShoppe, Social Media & Office Assistant at Precious Moments Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2012

We are very sorry to hear you had a poor experience on your last visit to Precious Moments "Christmas at the Chapel." We have been working very hard on plans for this year's event, and it will be worth the visit! We have more than...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

On our trip to Branson I decided to bring my friends here. They were very impressed and loved it. The setting could not have been more beautiful with fresh snow. My only disappointment was that the coffee shop was not open and having seen the...More

Thank bob10590
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped at Precious Moments as part of our Route 66 road trip. Admission is free, although there are donation boxes scattered throughout the property. It was about what I expected. Very serene and well manicured grounds reminded me of old Cypress Gardens in Florida. Lots...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful grounds. It is worth a trip to see the chapel. It is truly amazing. Such a talented man, and such an imagination! I am very sorry to see that it is not the tourist destination that it was in it's glory days. The last...More

Thank Ruby H
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Lovely grounds. We were the first visitors on a rainy morning. A lot of history to appreciate if you take the time. Gift shop is well stocked. Will return to see museum when in season.

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

I suspect for the true believers of all things Precious Moments this would be a destination. For me - not so much. My bride saw the signs on the highway, and we were staying close by for a couple of nights, so we stopped by....More

Thank VillagerRick
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This was refreshing and a good place to pause in the busyness. Thanks for sharing with us. I would like to visit it a Christmas.

1  Thank Lois M
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Lots of nostalgia and beauty. Free to stop and tour. Nice stop during our trip and enjoyed seeing all the beautiful paintings and memorials. Would definitely recommend if you are in the area.

Thank Rebecca F
Reviewed 23 August 2018

I was driving West to stay the night in Joplin and started seeing the billboards for the Precious Moments Park exit 18B. I went to the park the next morning. The chapel opened at 9 and gift store at 9:30. They gave a tour of...More

Thank Elaine L
Reviewed 14 August 2018

I absolutely loved the Precious Moments Park! I loved the chapel, and the murals and stained glass windows within are truly beautiful. The grounds are beautiful, serene, and well-maintained. I am so glad I was able to spend one of my precious mornings on this...More

Thank Cynthia F
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Wow, I can not even express with words how beautiful and touching it is here. The way there you do not know what do expect, you go down a long country road with nothing to do and then there is this beautiful place. The chapel...More

2  Thank paigemcfarland21
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Linda M
20 January 2018|
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Response from bob10590 | Reviewed this property |
Website says hours for Chapel in June are 9:00 to 5:00. Best to check Website for updates and other facilities
8 October 2017|
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Response from HunBabe | Reviewed this property |
There was a restaurant inside the complex with a limited menu (think burgers) and hours. Unsure of the hours of operation on the chapels.
17 August 2017|
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Response from momnmaine | Reviewed this property |
No, u don't get any free Precious Moments stuff. You need to buy things from gift shop. Tour is free. Food good prices I think.