Shrine of St. Philippine Duchesne, Academy of the Sacred Heart

  • 619 N. Second St., Saint Charles, MO 63301
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In 1818 St. Philippine Duchesne established first free school west of the Mississippi; she was canonized in 1988. Shrine and historic areas of school open 9am-4pm.

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Events
September 7, 2018

Join us for a Bicentennial reenactment of St. Rose Philippine Duchesne’s arrival on the St. Charles riverfront, celebrating 200 years of education! When St. Philippine and her four companions opened...

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