Barto, Pennsylvania: Padre Pio's Bloody Glove

U.S. shrine to a famous 20th century stigmatic who never visited the U.S. See his bloody glove, then buy a handkerchief (that touched the bloody glove) in the gift shop.

Padre Pio Shrine

Address:
111 Barto Rd, Barto, PA
Directions:
Padre Pio Shrine. From PA-100 turn west at the stoplight (Schultzville Shell station) onto Barto Rd. Drive a quarter-mile, then turn right into the Shrine.
Hours:
M-Sa 9-4:30, Su 11-4 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
610-845-3000
Admission:
Donations accepted.
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Padre Pio's Bloody Glove

Nestled in the rolling hills of Berks County, this shrine is dedicated to the controversial, self-proclaimed stigmata-bearer, Padre Pio. Tour a replica of his childhood home, see his bloody glove, and buy a handkerchief that touched the bloody glove in the gift shop.

[Amanda, 02/21/2020]

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