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Definitely worth a stop. Take a marker.

Allow time to stroll, read, reflect, pray, and open your heart. Especially spend time alone inside... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Austin, Texas
Awesome place to reflect on God's love

Since we were vacationing in Texas we decided to spend time at the prayer garden and were not... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Phoenix, Arizona
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Stand inside the 7' center chamber of the 77'7" tall, $2,000,000 Resurrection cross located on the 1930' mountain in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. "The Empty Cross" has been described as the most scripturally symbolic cross ever created...more
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520 Benson Dr, Kerrville, TX 78028-2507
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Allow time to stroll, read, reflect, pray, and open your heart. Especially spend time alone inside the giant cross. There is definitely a powerful spirit in that space. Find an available prayer rock and add your own prayer(s) to the many already around. Also noted...More

Thank LindaN22
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Since we were vacationing in Texas we decided to spend time at the prayer garden and were not disappointed. The cross is an awesome sight that can be seen from the interstate. When we arrived we were greeted by a person who welcomed us and...More

Thank jrbruchh
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful place for reflection and prayer. The sculptures, bible verses, prayer rocks, and stunning views provide comfort and peace. It is a lovely place to visit and renew your relationship with Christ! WELL worth the visit.

Thank Brad L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

. This cross can be seen for miles! When we checked in our hotel we just had to ask about it, What a peaceful and spiritual experience, It is worth the experienc.

Thank jchilders2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very solemn place - lovely sculptures and I consider it a wonderful place to sit and reflect on your life. It honors pretty much all faiths and the view is amazing. It is open to the public and stays open until midnight...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great view . A work in progress. Good place to find your center and relation to God and man. Read the scriptures and look at the bronzes and art work.stand in the cross

Thank vjustice2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go there several times a year. The empty cross signifies the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The color red signifies the Blood of Christ and a reminder that our sins are forgiven. A true child of God will know these things. It is peaceful here...More

Thank Kimberly C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful! Great sentiment and awesome views. Everyone who went received a little bit of God’s Hill country blessings.

Thank family068
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We headed up here late one afternoon and it was pretty interesting. Good sculptures and more to come apparently

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The skill and artistry in the bronzes is truly just incredible. The 1000's of prayers, written on the rocks, are very moving. It's FREE to anyone.

Thank campruby
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Rachel C
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Response from Becky F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it has w/ch accessibility and parking
Rachel C
4 July 2017|
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Response from Sharond80 | Reviewed this property |
The parking is just a level below where the garden is but it is accessible. My mom uses a walker and was able to easily walk.
12 March 2017|
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Response from MFFL-in-Kerrville | Reviewed this property |
The Sculpture Garden in the the NW corner of the intersection of I-10 and Hwy 16. It can be a little tricky to get there...but follow the signs. It is a west turn different than the access rode that takes you in front of... More