Most People Don’t Know This Unique Shrine In South Carolina Exists

Throughout history, scores of people have been vilified, persecuted, and killed for standing by their religious beliefs. In 1988, Pope John Paul II canonized 117 martyrs, a representative group from Vietnam who, during the 1700s and 1800s were murdered for standing by the Catholic Church.

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Did you know about this unique shrine in South Carolina? Here’s a Google map to guide you to the location of this shrine at Our Lady of Vietnam Park!

Address: 4048 SC-14, Greer, SC, 29651

For another must-see roadside attraction in this part of the state, head to Campbell’s Covered Bridge – which is fewer than four miles from this shrine!