There’s A Monastery Hidden In Mississippi And You’ll Want To Visit
You never know what you’ll find hiding on the back roads of rural Mississippi. For instance, most residents are completely unaware there is an incredibly rare monastery tucked away in Panola County. Even better, you can actually visit the unique site. Take a look:
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Get a closer look at Magnolia Grove in the video below.
Magnolia Grove Monastery is located at 123 Towles Rd., Batesville, MS 38606. For more information, call (662) 561-1145 or visit the monastery’s website or Facebook page.
So, did you know this place existed? Ever visited? Tell us in the comments section.
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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