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Found this via Trip Adviser and stopped mostly as a convenient location to stretch our legs mid... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Amanda C
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This is a must see! A beautiful and inspiring.piece of art. Tucked away on the campus of Abilene... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
Cindy H
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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!

Thank Amanda C
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.

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

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

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.

Thank brookebeato1
Reviewed March 16, 2018

This is a remarkably inspiring sculpture on the campus of Abilene Christian University. It is very moving and a great place to spend quiet time with God or meditate.

Thank crvela
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Jacob's Dream is a statue/monument just inside the main campus entrance at Abilene Christian University. It depicts/represents the verses in Genesis 28. It is very well done. Being familiar with the bronze Jacob & the Angel depicting Jacob's Struggle with the Angel on the campus...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Jacob’s Dream is a must see on the campus of Abilene Christian University. The awe inspiring bronze installation is frequently used for weddings and baptisms in the pool beneath it. It is a favorite photo back drop for visitors.

Thank NYCfanAustin_TX
Reviewed November 9, 2017

This is an instant classic kind of place, based on the story of Jacob in Genesis 28, "...the house of God...the gate of heaven." The center of the artwork is the sculpture of angels descending and ascending Jacob's Ladder to heaven. But equally intriguing are...More

Thank slaustin2016
Reviewed October 24, 2017

It is an unbelievable experience to walk underneath this amazing statue. I don't really know what it is that is so moving about the visit but the students at Abilene Christian University absolutely love this place. I is worth a trip just to experience this...More

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