Visit St. Anthony’s – the Kennebunkport Franciscan Monastery

Visit St. Anthony’s – the Kennebunkport Franciscan Monastery

When you hear the term “Franciscan monastery,” you probably picture a European setting, which is sensible. Did you know that there’s a Kennebunkport Franciscan Monastery, though? It’s true. Saint Anthony’s Franciscan Monastery has been here since 1947 – it’s one of the area’s more popular attractions! St Anthony’s Franciscan Monastery wasn’t always that, however. In … Read More

Visit Saint Anthony’s Franciscan Monastery

Visit Saint Anthony’s Franciscan Monastery

Saint Anthony’s Franciscan Monastery is 66-acres of English gardens and walking paths surrounding a shrine and beautiful Tudor mansion on the banks of the Kennebunk River. With all the great things to see and do in Kennebunkport, it may be hard to believe that one of our most popular attractions is a Franciscan monastery. Then … Read More