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Fields of the Wood

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Must see! And it’s always open

What closes is the cafe and the gift shop. So glad someone told me that and that I was able to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amber R
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Fields of the Wood

I have been here twice. It has been 20 years ago. I was so impressed! It is a beautiful site to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“prayer mountain”(18 reviews)
“gift shop”(42 reviews)
Fields of the Wood is a Bible based theme park located in the Great Smoky Mountains. From Prayer Mountain to Ten Commandment Mountain and to the All Nations Cross, God's word unfolds through marble and stone. Admission is free, but donations are...more
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10000 Highway 294, Murphy, NC 28906-1871
+1 828-494-7855
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All reviews ten commandments prayer mountain gift shop bible verses jesus christ theme park murphy nc peaceful place walk up witness tree interesting place awe inspiring open to the public walk around worth the trip great place to visit beautiful grounds
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What closes is the cafe and the gift shop. So glad someone told me that and that I was able to see this.

Thank Amber R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here twice. It has been 20 years ago. I was so impressed! It is a beautiful site to see. I hope to go back some day soon.

1  Thank wandah903
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a drive to get there, and it's a hike once you are there, but the experience is well worth it. It was a beautiful Carolina blue sky day when we were there, which added to the awesome beauty of the place. It definitely needs...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After having a trip to the beach canceled, my wife and I had to find another spot for a getaway. We decided to go to the mountains of North Carolina. We went to Fields of the Wood. My wife had never been there. I was...More

1  Thank Rome M
Reviewed 15 September 2018

I was really blown away with the whole place. From the Ten Commandments, to the baptism pool, and the tomb. They have a neat little gift shop and a place to eat. Went back a second time our first visit cut short due to rain....More

1  Thank 3snow1girl
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We took the bus to the site,then the Bahamas Brass Band marched into the crowded site and gave a concert. On the right side going up the mountain The ten Commandments is arranged in concrete.. On the top of that peak about a mile down...More

1  Thank prochellej
Reviewed 29 August 2018

just a time to reflect while admiring the sights, bring your walking comfy walking shoes cause there a lot of steps . sp peaceful on top of prayer mountain. The drive up is on a rainy gravel road so be prepared

1  Thank Damaris T
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Well worth the price of admission (free!) on any given day. We decided to stop by this attraction on a whim as we were passing by, and boy, were we glad that we did. It was lovely to wander around the grounds and view the...More

1  Thank DonnaAJ
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Awesome monumental representation of the Ten Commandments. We climbed the hill and read the Psalms. Taking time to reflect during our journey.

1  Thank billcondit
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A religious park of more than 200 acres owned by the Church of God of Prophecy. It is best known for its 300-foot-wide, mountainside representation of the Ten Commandments. There is a cross on top of a mountain area that you can walk or drive...More

1  Thank Richard K
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15 August 2018|
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Response from Runie57 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous answer. I would also add that it is a really good place to eat.
8 August 2018|
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Response from Cheryl M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is pet-friendly except for the gift shop.
18 July 2018|
Response from Cheryl M | Reviewed this property |
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