Carthage, Missouri: Precious Moments Park and Chapel Team Field Report

4321 S. Chapel Rd, Carthage, MO
I-44 exit 18. Drive north on US Hwy 71 for four miles. Exit west onto Fir Rd/Hwy HH, then south on Chapel Rd. Follow the signs.
Daily 9-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Precious Moments Park and Chapel
Sprawling, multi-million-dollar complex attracts collectors of the big-eyed angel statuettes, but all fanatics are welcome to a one-of-a-kind recreation of the Sistine Chapel painted with Precious Moments characters. Report... [08/18/2013]
Precious Moments Chapel
A stop on our Symphony of Speed Hypertour. It's a life-sized homage to the Sistine Chapel - The Precious Moments Chapel - decorated with cartoon murals and frescoes interpreting the Bible using Precious Moments characters. Report...
Precious Moments Chapel
A stop on Roadside America's 7-day Los Angeles to New York Hypertour. A Sistine Chapel-inspired building, with Bible stories illustrated using big-eyed cartoon dead children angels/Precious Moments characters. Report...

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Precious Moments Park and Chapel

Precious Moments Park is not very busy, but is still very beautiful and neat to look at. You can learn a lot about the artist, the figurines, and the chapel while there. The outdoor landscaping and sculptures are very nice.

[Janelle, 06/05/2019]

Hidden island castle.

Precious Moments Park and Chapel

Walk all of the Precious Moments grounds -- there are so many neat things to see and some you really have to look for. I almost missed a couple cool things.

[Rebecca Jackson, 06/01/2019]

Yes! We remember spotting distant figures and structures "hidden" in the forest, barely visible from the main walkways and paths.

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