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Garden of Gethsemane

602 W Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85745-2823
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Great place to spend a little time on the way to Old Tucson or Desert Museum

This little garden is a must see in my book! The statues will not speak because this is not... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2012
auntsillypants
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Tucson, Arizona
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relaxing and lets your mind wander a little park with ceramic larger than life size staues of... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2012
noseahereaz
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sculptures depicting biblical scenes in city park along west bank of Santa Cruz River
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good60%
  • Average5%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible5%
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“Garden of Gethsemane”
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602 W Congress St, Tucson, AZ 85745-2823

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Reviewed 31 July 2012

This little garden is a must see in my book! The statues will not speak because this is not Disneyland, but there is an amazing history and a place that is probably overlooked by a lot of visitors to Tucson. For many years a person...More

6  Thank auntsillypants
Reviewed 28 June 2012

relaxing and lets your mind wander a little park with ceramic larger than life size staues of religous figures.

Thank noseahereaz
Reviewed 1 May 2012

very conforting and interesting to know how this came about

Thank gary m
Reviewed 5 April 2012

I had remembered these statues/figures from my childhood in the 1950's. I remembered they were in a quiet shady place along a river bed near downtown. I was so happy to discover they still stand, albeit in a different location and in a state of...More

2  Thank neeliec
Reviewed 21 March 2012

What a beautiful tribute and offering to the Virgin Mary

Thank coulsonshome
Reviewed 8 February 2012

In a little decay but man was very talented.The city tries to keep it up but vandals are vandels!

2  Thank Charles W
Reviewed 15 January 2012

Shame on the Knights of Columbus for letting this beautiful and spiritual site get so run down. They need to take up a collection and put it toward restoration

Thank PatD06795
Reviewed 11 November 2011

We stopped by on our trip in Tucson. The statues are in dire need of repair, especially the poor boys at the "Last Supper" table. Noses, ears, fingers are missing from some figures and the entire park could use a good power washing. The white...More

Thank Hannahbears_mom
Reviewed 8 September 2011

This is a hard name to live up to anyway but seemed very interesting and something that might be nice to check out. It is extremely small and not really a garden at all. Huge powerlines are running through it anyway which kind of killed...More

Thank Roxyfei
Reviewed 10 June 2010

See life-sized sculptures of The Holy Family, The Last Supper, Christ on the Cross, Christ in a tomb along the Santa Cruz River/Riverbed (it was totally dry in early June when I was there). The sculptures are in need of some repair, but they are...More

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