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Great Passion Play

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471 Passion Play Rd, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-9666
+1 800-882-7529
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Very Blessed!

My family and I have been going to see the Passion Play for many years. This trip we were able to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lanaballard0324
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Austin, Arkansas
Great Passion Play

Very good visit and play. We loved the play, friendly workers and just a good environment. The sets... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
S6212XYdeborah
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Performed from May through October, The Great Passion Play in Eureka Springs, Arkansas is "America's #1 Attended Outdoor Drama." Since 1968, the Play has been seen by over 7.7 Million people from all over the world. The Play is performed beneath the night sky by a cast of around 150 actors and many live animals as well. Our hope and prayer is to make the Scriptures come alive! THE BIBLE MUSEUM is open every day except Sunday, 10:00am until 5:00pm. On days of Play performances, the Museum is open until 8:00pm (7:00pm after Labor Day). SACRED ARTS MUSEUM - Open every day before the Play from 11:00am - 8:00pm (after Labor Day until 7:00pm). Non-play days by appointment. THE HOLY LAND TOUR - a two-and-a-half-hour to three-hour guided tour. Guests are transported back in time as they walk through a full-sized replica of the East Jerusalem Gate and Marketplace to Biblically inspired exhibits which include Moses' Tabernacle in the Wilderness, Bethlehem Inn and the Nativity, the Upper Room, the Garden Tomb, the Walk with Peter, and other exhibits which depict life in Bible times. All exhibits have been researched archaeologically and historically for authenticity. Tours run on day of Play performances from 12:00pm-4:00pm. There is walking at each stop. The longest time walking at any one stop is approximately thirty minutes. During days the Play is not performed, we also have special guided tours of the Holy Land, backstage area, and lunch. These tours happen throughout the year every day but Sunday. Advanced reservations are required for these off-season tours.
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471 Passion Play Rd, Eureka Springs, AR 72632-9666
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I have been going to see the Passion Play for many years. This trip we were able to take our grandchildren, ages 8, 5 and 5, for the first time and they sat completely mesmerized the entire time. It brought to life...More

Thank lanaballard0324
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good visit and play. We loved the play, friendly workers and just a good environment. The sets were great and made us feel like we were right there with Christ.

Thank S6212XYdeborah
Reviewed 1 week ago

The performance was really good and my 5 year old nephew and 3 year old niece really enjoyed it. It was the last show of the season (end of October) so it was really cold. We will go back next year on a warmer day.

Thank KSeater
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was really worth the drive. We all enjoyed it and would recommend it to anyone who is looking for wholesome environment.

Thank Karen1515
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Great Passion Play has been on my bucket list for several years and we finally made the decision to make the trip. It did not disappoint us. All the dedicated staff who participated was amazing. There is plenty more to take in so you...More

Thank myrway
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've seen it three times and will gladly return. The truth of the Bible never gets old and the entire staff does a wonderful job making you feel welcome.

Thank fpministries
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most moving plays I have ever seen. The scenes and the stages were very realistic. I would highly recommend that everyone see it to appreciate the story and the message.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Though I know the story well, I couldn't help but be on the edge of my seat at times. It was so realistic! I loved the fact they used real animals in the scenes--the animals ran through many times from one scene to another. The...More

Thank MomToFive
Reviewed 1 week ago

The scenery and actors brought this play to life. I could place myself in the scenario and was in awe. Thank you for bringing this incredible piece of history to us.

Thank Brenda P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Part of the reason we vacationed in Eureka Springs, AR, was being able to attend The Great Passion Play! It was an amazing experience, and I will see it again someday!

Thank AMY C
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Carol W
21 September 2017|
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Response from GreatPassionPlay | Property representative |
Ticket prices can be found at the Passion Play's website search ticket prices.
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1deb54
2 September 2017|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
There are wheelchairs there to use. You do not have to rent them as far as I am aware.
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Tom-Brenda
30 August 2017|
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Response from anglinlydia39 | Reviewed this property |
They served mostly drinks (pop, water) popcorn, different things of that sort.
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