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Cathedral of the Pines

10 Hale Hill Road, Rindge, NH 03461
+1 603-899-3300
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Breathtaking views across the valley

The Cathedral of the Pines is many things to many people. It has a beautiful stone all nations... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
Fitzwilliam,New Hampshire
Cathedral in the Pines

Not really a conventional cathedral. More like an "open church " nondenominational communing with... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Patti M
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10 Hale Hill Road, Rindge, NH 03461
+1 603-899-3300
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

The Cathedral of the Pines is many things to many people. It has a beautiful stone all nations alter, which looks across the valley to Mt.Monadnock and well beyond. It is the scene of more cold but beautiful Easter,sunrise services than I care to count....More

Thank getoutgetgone
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Not really a conventional cathedral. More like an "open church " nondenominational communing with nature. Definitely a moving experience. Walk the beautiful grounds, visit the armed services museum in back. Lovely, peaceful setting. One of our favorite places in the fall

1  Thank Patti M
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is an extremely breath taking place. Such a beautiful, quiet, peaceful place to sit for a while at each outdoor chapel area and just reflect or pray or just be overwhelmed with the spectacular views, especially of the mountains. A must see is the...More

Thank kimbD5338BC
Reviewed 7 September 2017

So much to view. Very calming and beautiful.Make sure to take your time so that you don't miss anything wonderful .

1  Thank Dave S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice and relaxing to walk around. So many flowers. The views are super . Grounds and baths so very well kept. I would think nice for weddings.

Thank racepics
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Went here after hearing about it for some time. It isn't an exciting amusement park or anything like that, it is a beautiful area that will take your breath away when there. It is a quiet place, a place you can reflect on larger things...More

Thank Rick K
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Cathedral of the Pines is exactly as its name would suggest - an outdoor sanctuary in a natural setting with views of Mount Monadnock. The site is non-denominational and is dedicated to all Americans who serve the nation. Congress recognized the site in 1957 as...More

2  Thank redeco
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Built as a memorial to a family's lost son who died in WWII; The memorial includes an outdoor chapel, beautiful gardens, great walking trails, clean public restrooms, lots of parking, easy to find with a great sign near the roadway. The tower has a carillon...More

1  Thank LJK0308
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Perfect location for an uplifting family memorial, including infants young children and of course adults, to eulogize and honor the passing of a close family member.

Thank BigGeorgeandcompany
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We walked the trails as well as visited the outdoor chapel and museum. So beautiful and well kept. Our kids enjoyed walking around the many areas on the grounds.

Thank Diana S
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Norma N
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Response from Sarah V | Reviewed this property |
I am not certain if they have a "picnic area" but there is a wide open lawn landscape which I think you can sit out for a picnic lunch.