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Catholic Diocese of Peoria Museums

Spalding Pastoral Center 419 NE Madison Avenue, Peoria, IL
+1 309-671-1550
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Very Interesting, Informative

There is an area of the museum dedicated to Bishop Fulton J. Sheen. In addition to his vestments... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2017
BKCK
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Peoria, IL
Personalized tour!

My parents and I visited this museum on a day trip to Peoria. Sister Ann was so welcoming and gave... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2015
hawkeyedeb
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Avon, Indiana
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23 Jun 2017
“Very Interesting, Informative”
11 Nov 2015
“Personalized tour!”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Spalding Pastoral Center 419 NE Madison Avenue, Peoria, IL
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+1 309-671-1550
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

There is an area of the museum dedicated to Bishop Fulton J. Sheen. In addition to his vestments there are several comfortable couches from which guests can watch his televised sermons in black and white. Currently there is a collection telling about Military Priests -...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2015

My parents and I visited this museum on a day trip to Peoria. Sister Ann was so welcoming and gave us a personalized tour of the museum. We enjoyed hearing the stories about Fulton Sheen and the journey he is on to become a saint.

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Reviewed 24 August 2015

We went ther after visiting the act visitor centre as it is directly next door. I would say it is primarily aimed at chidren as it is a very hands on experience, very scientific for them. A lot of the history of Peoria which was...More

2  Thank jostcjn
Reviewed 16 August 2015

This office is the main office for the Catholic Diocese of Peoria. The Bishop Fulton J Sheen museum is a great site to see about Bishop Sheen & his connection to Peoria

2  Thank Mike T
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

I had heard about the Fulton Sheen museum and managed to coordinate a visit there while on a business trip. One of my colleagues had contacted the museum to make arrangements for our visit and the staff was extremely helpful. They provided a tour of...More

3  Thank ADolores
Reviewed 26 October 2014

I still listen to Blessed Fulton Sheen talks and was really looking forward to the museum. I loved a recommend all who are a fan of him to visit cause he is someone to look up to. A true champion of virtue, and inspiring on...More

12  Thank Matt A
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Steven B
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I would say to put it out there to them as a suggestion and indicate that you are highly interested in visiting this place. If they have zero interest, suggest they do something nearby while you visit it for X amount of... More
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