Ride & Drive Eureka Springs 2018

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Christ of the Ozarks

Located on top of Magnetic Mountain on the grounds of the Great Passion Play, the Christ of the Ozarks statue overlooks Eureka Springs and can be seen from many locations throughout the city. Dedicated in 1966 it is the largest statue of Jesus in North America and the third largest in the world. It stands at a height of 67 feet tall and is 65 feet wide. The Great Passion Play tells the story of Christ’s final days on earth and is set in a valley adjacent to the statue with an amphitheater that can seat up to 4,000 people. Performances are held May through October. Over 7 million people have experienced the Passion Play and the Christ of the Ozarks statue in the past 50+ years. Riders visiting the grounds can also experience the bible museum, sacred arts center and see a section of the Berlin Wall. christoftheozarks.com eurekasprings.org