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A beautiful and peaceful place

I didn’t have much time to spend at this site, so my experience was not what I expect it could have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wichita, Kansas
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Jacobs Dream

Spent 30 minutes here. It was a little hard to find, enter at the east/ main entrance and follow... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Round Rock, Texas
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1600 Campus Ct, Abilene Christian University, Abilene, TX 79601-3761
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I didn’t have much time to spend at this site, so my experience was not what I expect it could have been with more time (and warmer weather). The symbolism of this sculpture is absolutely amazing. This is a sculpture that requires the observer to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank luv2travel316
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 30 minutes here. It was a little hard to find, enter at the east/ main entrance and follow the circle around, you will see it. Great if you are in the area or just passing through, but don’t drive a long way to get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank matthewv890
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This striking sculpture is the centerpiece of a beautiful garden on the Abilene Christian University campus. Sit and relax by the water feature or take a peaceful walk through the trees and boulders to be captivated by the visual surprises that come with viewing the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Patti D
Reviewed November 15, 2018

With the students, parking was a little difficult, but we found a place and walked the sidewalks through the garden and into the stones that create a base for the metal sculpture. Words on the stones and the walkway set a spiritual feeling, as does...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marianne M
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Somewhat hard to find but very beautiful and sobering when you do. The garden is beautiful with all the boulders that are engraved with biblical words.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RGL127
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Found this via Trip Adviser and stopped mostly as a convenient location to stretch our legs mid road trip. Ended up spending almost an hour walking around gawking and wished we could've stayed longer!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank amandaeliza23
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

This is a must see! A beautiful and inspiring.piece of art. Tucked away on the campus of Abilene Christian, it is worth the time to sit and be inspired.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cindy H
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Located on the Abilene Christian University campus, this stunning artwork is a beautiful spiritual place. Take the time to walk around and notice all the details carefully thought out to enhance this piece. Beautiful gardens and water area. There was a baptism taking place the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Amanda71109
Reviewed May 25, 2018

Jacob's Dream was built while I was a student at ACU and worked with the Irrigation Dept. I watched the progress of it being built. It is a beautiful status and a good place to take time to reflect on things in your life.You can...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jambia1998
Reviewed March 28, 2018

Jacob's dream is a statue at the beginning of the Campus of Abilene Christian University! It's very large and can easily be seen from the car.

Date of experience: March 2018
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