Gardens at Mount Assisi - Loretto, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member r.e.s.t.seekers
N 40° 30.562 W 078° 38.356
17T E 700015 N 4486971
Quick Description: The shrines and sunken gardens at Mt Assisi contain two arced pergolas, to create the oval border of a section of garden.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/19/2021 6:24:08 AM
Waymark Code: WM145AA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
Views: 5

Long Description:
There is a small parking area off of Loretto Road.

Visitors are permitted in the gardens from dawn to dusk. This is considered Sacred ground, so please remain respectful of the area.

A stone wall and stone pillars form the sides of the pergolas with a stone floor. Wooden lattices form the top, with vines growing along the lattice.

Visitors can walk under the pergolas to follow the Stations of the Cross. This allows shaded reflection, but no protection from wind, rain, or cold.
Is the pergola freestanding or attached to a structure?: Freestanding

Free to visit?: Free to the public

Cost, if any?:
None required, although there is a donation box

Web address or URL: [Web Link]

Secondary web address or URL: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
At least one clear photograph of the Pergola is required. Sharing your experience helps promote Waymarking and provides a dynamic history of your adventures.
Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Pergolas
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log  
ted28285 visited Gardens at Mount Assisi - Loretto, PA 4/16/2021 ted28285 visited it