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Desert Christ Park

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A 2 minute side step from Hwy 62...

Though this is a small walking area park, it allows one to step away from the busy highway and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AzNannie
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Yucca Valley, California
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This park is a unique sculpture garden with a valley view beyond amazing. Our afternoon walk... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kathleen G
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Desert Christ Park is a mid-century, historic landmark, in Yucca Valley, dedicated in 1951. This sculpture park and native plant garden provides a link to the creative and artistic foundation of our community. For over 10 years Sculptor Antone...more
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56200 Sunnyslope Drive, On the corner of Sunnyslope Drive and Mohawk Trail next door to the Evangelical Free Church, Yucca Valley., Yucca Valley, CA 92284
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Though this is a small walking area park, it allows one to step away from the busy highway and appreciate some quiet time. There are a variety of statues based on Biblical themes. A small parking area and a shaded picnic table provide adequate room...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This park is a unique sculpture garden with a valley view beyond amazing. Our afternoon walk through the artist’s sculptures was inspiring. You can’t help but feel amazed and full of tranquility. A must see!!

Thank Kathleen G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

People travel to Rio to see the statute of the Christ while an American mid-century sculpture garden exists right here in California! Desert Christ Park, a quiet place for a picnic, a hike, a beautiful view with statutes depicting Christ's life.

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

be sure to see the Rock Chapel. Some good souls have done a great job restoring/preserving the statues, and the landscaping is looking good too

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great place sand sculptures of various niblical people and events . Real cool donation basket to keep it open all done with volunteers . Last Supper is amazing

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We found this park by googling unusual art work in California. It is easily located off 29 Palms Highway in Yucca Valley, about a 40 minute drive from Palm Springs. Park by the little church. Entrance is FREE. Be sure to pick up a leaflet...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

This little gem is in the city of Yucca Valley (Desert) so it's a trip you want to plan for the spring or fall. The statutes are really showing their age now but I have been coming to this spot since the 80's and it's...More

Thank GGGLEN247
Reviewed 16 February 2018

A bunch of biblical sculptures in the middle of the desert dating from 1951. Any interesting place to spend 20 minutes wandering around. The sculptures are in varying states of restoration. The small rock chapel is kinda cool. I wouldn't go to Yucca Valley specifically...More

1  Thank Shane H
Reviewed 12 February 2018

This park was easier to find than we had anticipated. There was no one around when we visited. It was peaceful, and although a few of the sculptures are showing a little wear (hopefully not vandalism) they are well done. We found the park on...More

1  Thank thomasmV1958LM
Reviewed 26 January 2018

One of our party wanted to visit this place. It was outstanding and very impressive although a bit spooky. If you look at it as art and inspiration from one person's perspective rather than a religious aspect, you might appreciate its form. We were so...More

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