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A nice stop, peaceful

We stopped here on a senior bus trip. It was after closing hours so we could go into the gift... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Palmyra, Tennessee
A place of great peace and inspiration

Regardless of your religious beliefs or faith, this place will have a positive impact on your heart... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Manitowoc, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We stopped here on a senior bus trip. It was after closing hours so we could go into the gift shop. However, it looks like some interesting items there. On departing the bus we all walked through the wooded area on paths to the large...More

Thank tnreb
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Regardless of your religious beliefs or faith, this place will have a positive impact on your heart and soul.

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Everyone we came upon were all so friendly and helpful. The Cross itself was an awesome sight as always! We walked around the yards, walked along the Stations and even stayed for the noon mass. My family really enjoyed it all. Would certainly recommend this...More

Thank sunnyskies1978
Reviewed 26 August 2017

As a native Michigander, this has been on my bucket list for a number of years. Had the chance to visit with my Mom and Boys this summer. I was not disappointed. The Crucifix is amazing. The grounds are peaceful, with various shrines, including Our...More

Thank TinkaS16
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful and breath taking, makes you take a step back and think :) great place for families and moments of reflection, but if you have really rowdy kids not a great place as can be disturbing and seemingly disrespectful

Thank Amber B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

If you are in Indian River this is something I suggest you see. It's one of those moments all should experience. Even if it is just for the quiet tranquil spot to meditate and say a prayer. The quiet grounds and the amazing crucifix. I...More

Thank Efren2108
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We stopped and had a great experience at the cross. Nice place to relax and experience a peaceful visit. The cross was huge, and the history behind it was wonderful to learn. A single tree was the source of the cross.

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is the most peaceful place you will ever visit. Nestled among giant trees is the tallest Crucifix in the world. The grounds of the Shrine are dotted with several other beautiful statues each with their own special story. Do not miss a chance to...More

Thank U6870XQlindam
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Peaceful setting for reflection on God and Christ's sacrifice. Modern restrooms. Gift shop. Beautiful grounds. Freewill offering. Worth a stop to reaffirm your faith. Volunteer greeter.

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

It doesn't require a lot of time and the grounds are beautiful. There is a Priest on hand to answer any questions you may have. It is a beautiful and educational stroll. Also wheelchair assessable.

Thank SharieN_13
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3 July 2018|
Response from Jim W | Reviewed this property |
I believe so but call them to find out exact time!
3 July 2018|
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Response from thomassF9928QY | Reviewed this property |
Daily Mass Times Tuesday - Friday - 8:30 AM, 12:00 PM Weekend Mass Times Sunday - 8:30 AM - Always inside church Sunday - 10:30 AM - Summer: Outside from Memorial Day to Labor Day (weather permitting), Winter... More
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Response from thomassF9928QY | Reviewed this property |
This is a small town but there are 5 local motels within 1 to 3 miles.