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Beautiful with a symbolic meaning behind it

The Spirit of Healing Mural is an eight-story high angel watching over the Christus Santa Rosa... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
WorldTravelers34
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Chicago
Worth looking for on a drive through San Antonio.

Worth looking for on a drive through San Antonio. It is downtown, no easy parking, and looked like... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2016
djfluth
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Del Rio, Texas
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Tile mural by local artist Jesse Treviño, located on the side of a children's hospital.
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20 Sep 2016
“Beautiful with a symbolic meaning behind it”
3 Jul 2016
“Worth looking for on a drive through San Antonio.”
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Reviewed September 20, 2016

The Spirit of Healing Mural is an eight-story high angel watching over the Christus Santa Rosa Children's Hospital. This angel is part of a ginormous mosaic, reputed to be the largest mosaic of its kind (religious mosaic) in the USA. The mosaic is composed of...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2016

Worth looking for on a drive through San Antonio. It is downtown, no easy parking, and looked like a rough neighborhood to us, so we looked and kept driving.

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Reviewed September 1, 2015

Love this mural it is a part of downtown SA and you can see it when you drive through downtown on 35. Colorful and fitting for the Children's hospital

1  Thank Carolina E
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Reviewed July 21, 2015 via mobile

Worth a stop, but I would not drive way out of my way too see. It is very pretty. There is a park across the street that would make a nice place to picnic. Beware it is downtown so a certain demographic of people wanders...More

1  Thank Katie W
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Reviewed May 23, 2015

This is so beautiful it took my breath away. And, it's painted on the building of a children's hospital. That makes it even more beautiful.

1  Thank judy177
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Reviewed November 12, 2014

The mural can be seen from the interstate and is very refreshing to see downtown. It stands out and makes you wonder what it is and why it is there.

Thank pnkgirl27
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Reviewed February 10, 2014

Very beautiful mural. There is a really nice looking playground there as well. Nice to have such a beautiful hospital for children in this city. This is very close to Market Square (the Mexican Market), and just a few easy walking blocks to San Fernando...More

3  Thank ArenJo
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Reviewed June 2, 2012

An 80 foot mural on the front facade of the Christus Santa Rosa Children's Hospital. Done by local artist Jesse Trevino and numerous volunteers. When young Jesse Trevino saw a tombstone with an angel with a broken wing, at that time he vowed to one...More

4  Thank falconrunner
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