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We were part of an Irish Pilgim group who took part in the "Way of the Cross" here.

We undertook this Via Crucis as part of our Padre Pio pilgrimage. There were 40 in our group led by... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Anthony B
Roscrea, Ireland
the cross monument

well worth the walk up the steps, following the journey of the cross its a long way up but very good

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

We undertook this Via Crucis as part of our Padre Pio pilgrimage. There were 40 in our group led by 2 Irish Priests. We used the slowly ascending walkway (suitable for wheelchair access) to perform the Stations of the Cross ,with the Cross held by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

well worth the walk up the steps, following the journey of the cross its a long way up but very good

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

Was a very nice climb up, meditative and surprisingly, not tiring at all. With every step taken, truly felt like walking up the stairways to heaven, and finally being to see the Creator.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

It a zone of silence, but we saw a bunch of nuns talking in there. I wanted to take a picture of them breaking the rules of Jesus.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank grantiboo
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Very nice place to pray the Via Crucis !! Nice views , peaceful . It is a sacred place to have a spiritual moment .

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Karen M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This winding path takes you through the stations of the cross in the most wonderful, shady park setting. There were groups praying but other than when we came across them, it was quiet. There are signs asking for silence. The path winds back and forth...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This is a must see. A beautiful, escalating walk of the Stations of the Cross. Wonderful in the day and moving at night with a candlelit Stations of the cross. Makes for a nice walk, but much better with following a spiritual program.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Janice L B
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Statues may not be of the highest artistic value, but the place makes it very appropriate to pray the way of cross in a special manner.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

The way of the cross is an excellent time to pray the Stations of the Cross and reflect and unwind. To really enjoy it, take your time walking past each station as it switchbacks left and right. Each time you pass the center/stairs, you can...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank sunfanSeattle
Reviewed 3 April 2016

I really like hoing up to these steps and really feel the peacefulness of the place.Beautiful scenery around and great garden.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Vicki R
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Are you concerned about getting to the top? Because there are switchbacks that make it ADA accessible and easier. Walking along the switchbacks allows you time to pray/see the Stations of the Cross and then you can walk the... More