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Its at the front of the Abilene Christian University campus, very beautiful and worth looking at... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Grand Prairie, United States
Inspiring, artistic, and calming....

Wonderful and unique addition to a Christian University campus. Not only is it a peaceful reminder... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Abilene, TX, United States
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Its at the front of the Abilene Christian University campus, very beautiful and worth looking at. We took family photos here. Seems like a lot of people like to come look. The campus has several statues however this is my favorite and it does not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 259brandyt
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Wonderful and unique addition to a Christian University campus. Not only is it a peaceful reminder of a significant Biblical event, it is very creative and, interestingly, the water feature has been used as a baptismal site innumerable times! Available 24 hours a day!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

If visiting Abilene Christian University (ACU), it is well worth your time to include Jacob’s Ladder as one of your stops. It is truly unique.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

When I first saw this statue I was in complete amazement. There were several students sitting under the arches studying and doing homework. There was total silence as if they knew they were in a holy place.

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

This sculpture is a tranquil place where you can go to reflect on your life, and enjoy a beautiful work of art as well. It offers dramatic pictures at dawn and dusk, and you always hear the sound of the water falling on the stones....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Tammi F
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This sculptural depiction of Jacob's dream in Genesis 28 will change how you view the story and its connection with the New Testament. It is an ensemble work by Jack Maxwell and his team from Abilene Christian University, with the main sculpture set among blocks...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

Well Done ACU, love the hidden Crosses based on points of view. You have to see for your selves. We took family PICs in the evening, they turned out amazing.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Beautiful rock sculptures - be sure to take the time to read them. Very calming. Great place to take pictures.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Teri B
Reviewed 27 May 2016

This is an interactive art piece. Sculpted by artist Jack Maxwell. Beautiful, Intentional and Breathtaking! Located on ACU's campus, it's a must-see if you visit Abilene.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Response from 259brandyt | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes. Its outside and you walk up to the statue.