Ursuline Motherhouse - Paola, Kansas
N 38° 34.169 W 094° 52.148
15S E 337166 N 4270659
Quick Description: Located at 901 E. Miami Street in Paola, Kansas.
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 5/13/2009 11:48:26 AM
Waymark Code: WM6CFV
Located and serving the Paola community for over 100 years The Ursuline Sisters are facing the realism that the number of Sisters living here can no longer sustain the campus. In February 2008 it was announce that the Sisters would be merging with the Ursuline Sisters of Maple Mount, Kentucky.
The 36+ acres are currently for sale. The 20 Sisters who resided here will be relocated by the Summer of 2009.
The Ursuline Sisters early history in Paola can be found here
A link to the Kentucky Ursuline Sisters can be found here
Full name of the abbey/monastery/convent: Ursuline Sisters
901 E. Miami Street
Paola, Kansas U.S.A.
Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Date founded/constructed: 1895
Web Site: [Web Link]
Status of Use: Acitvely Used
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