Strawberry Festival & Mansion Tours

St Mary of Providence Center

June 17, 2023, 12 noon – 5pm

St Mary Of Providence Center

Retreat Center and Senior Living Community

Dedicated to enriching the faith life of Roman Catholics in an atmosphere of prayer and reflection.

Save The Date!

August 19th, 2023!


Located in the rolling hills of beautiful Chester County, St Mary of Providence is managed by The Daughters of St. Mary of Providence as a retreat center, an independent learning center for Seniors, and as a resource to support the spiritual development of the community.  

You are welcome at St Mary of Providence!


We offer a unique space for meetings, group activities, and personal reflection along with comfortable accommodations for individuals of all ages!

senior living

We have four different buildings for independent living!  You’ll have access to walking trails, planned activities, chapels the property and parking.  All in a warm, loving Christian environment!

special events

Indoors or outside, we can host your group event or special celebration.

Upcoming Events

Annual Strawberry Festival, June 17, 2023 

Our Strawberry Festival returns again this summer!  Bring the family for an afternoon of food, merchandise from local vendors, crafts for the kids… and of course lots of strawberry desserts!  Tours of the historic Potts Mansion are also available.  Click here for details!

Jesus: The Word Made Flesh and Splendor of the Father,  July 17-21, 2023

This retreat will be directed by FATHER RICHARD VERAS, Director of Pastoral Formation
and Professor of Homiletics at Saint Joseph’s Seminary in Yonkers, New York.  Please click here for details and to register!

Living More Deeply the Consecrated Life, Rooted in the Eucharistic Mystery, July 31 – August 4, 2023

This preached retreat will be directed by FATHER GERALD DENNIS GILL who is a priest of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia where he currently serves as Director of the Office for Divine Worship and Rector of the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul.  Please click here for details and to register!

MagniFest 2023, August 19, 2023

Save the date!  MagniFest returns to St Mary Of Providence Center!  Enjoy a summer night filled with music and praise, renewing the mind, heart and soul among the beautiful rolling hills of northern Chester County’s countryside. Check out our event page by clicking here!

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Beautiful and serene facilities. The sisters here are very accommodating and helpful. A perfect place to escape the noise of the world.

- Thomas Esterly