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Event: Christmas Country Church Tour

Date: Thursday, 12-13-2018 at 2:00 PM to Thursday, 12-13-2018 at 9:00 PM

Location: Various

Cost: Free

Contact: Christmas Country Church Tour

Description: Download map here Celebrate the season of Christmas with our 14th annual Christmas Country Church Tour. Voted in 2015 as "Travel Treasure" by AAA Magazine, this free self-guided tour allows you to create your own unique and customized trip among thirty-three beautiful rural churches of various denominations in Perry, Bollinger and Cape Girardeau Counties. Hit those roads less traveled and tour at your leisure century old country churches from one-room wooden clad buildings to brick and mortar masterpieces. Each draped in holiday decorations reflecting their traditions and cultures bringing to life the charm, grace and old-fashioned hospitality of rural America.

Among the many inspirational churches glowing with holiday cheer, you may also enjoy a nativity collection at the St. Mary's of the Barren, Christmas tree collection featuring over fifty themed trees at the Lutheran Heritage Center & Museum and a drive-thru live Nativity depicting the birth of Christ at the Saxon Lutheran Memorial. So, through all the holiday hustle and bustle take a moment to slow down, breathe and relax in one of our inspiring country churches enjoying the music, history, and traditional treats.