The Great Passion Play

The Great Passion Play
Location: The Great Passion Play, 935 Passion Play Road Eureka Springs, AR 72632 1-800-987-9852  
Detail The play lasts approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes. The New Holy Land Tour is about two hours.
Detail Appropriate for All Ages
Detail Handicap Seating Options Available: Wheelchair Seating, Aisle Seating, Limited / No Stairs Seating
Detail Non-Flash Photography is Permitted
Detail Gift Shop On-site
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Upcoming Schedule:
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7:30 PM
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19
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12:00 PM
7:30 PM
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2:00 PM
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7:30 PM
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2:00 PM
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12:00 PM
7:30 PM
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7:30 PM
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2:00 PM
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Bear witness to the greatest Biblical story of all time; with over 150 actors, and live birds and animals, this Eureka Springs play is sure to impress and dazzle the entire family. Visit the New Holy Land Exhibit Tour and the many museums here at this divine theater. You may customize your experience and select a ticket for The Great Passion Play only, The New Holy Land Exhibit Tour only, The Great Passion Play & New Holy Land Exhibit combo, or The Great Passion Play & New Holy Land Exhibit combo with Dinner included. 
 

The Great Passion Play

Since 1968, The Great Passion Play has amazed nearly 8 million visitors from across the world at this amazing attraction! Behold as scripture comes alive in a three-story-high amphitheater the size of two football fields, setting the story of Jesus' life to a huge stage. Watch in awe and reverence as Jesus gains a following before being betrayed by Judas. Grieve as Jesus gives up his life for your sins as he is crucified on the cross, and rejoice when he arises from the tomb in his holy resurrection. You can witness the story of Jesus Christ as he experiences life, performs many miracles, and spreads the word of God. A great experience for the entire family, this heartwarming play is one you must see!
 

The New Holy Land Exhibit Tour

Explore the culture, history, and people of ancient Middle East in the time in which Jesus was raised on this outstanding bus tour. Visit replicas of biblical scenes including the room where the Last Supper took place, and a full-sized replica of the Tabernacle. Encounter characters roaming around and hear true dialogue from the times of Moses to Christ just as if you were currently living in Biblical times. You can pet the animals in the petting zoo, walk down the trail to the various landmarks, and interact with the exhibits. You can also walk or be shuttled to the Christ of the Ozarks: a 1500-foot statue.
 
  • Bible Museum: Make sure you take a visit here to observe the many rare pieces in this museum, such as the first bible to be completely translated into English, Coverdale's Bible. Get an up close look at several other exceptional bibles in this museum including a 1st edition original 1611 King James Version, Martin Luther's German Translation, Greek New Testament by Erasmus published in 1516, and William Tyndale's New Testament.
  • The Creation History Museum: This museum gives an insight to guests on the story of human creation and how the Bible plays a role in our history.  
  • Sacred Arts Gallery: A walk through the Bible Museum takes approximately 45 minutes, while you can explore the art gallery at your own pace. There are many hiking trails around the area as well, so you could spend so much time on the property with the whole family during your vacation to the beautiful Eureka Springs. 
The Great Passion Play
Available Now until 10/31/2020
See the life of Jesus through this 1 hour and 45 minute play.
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The New Holy Land Exhibit Tour
Available Now until 10/31/2020
View inspiring exhibits and hear the history of Middle-Eastern culture and people. The tour runs every 30 minutes and takes approximately two hours.
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The Great Passion Play & New Holy Land Exhibit
Available Now until 10/31/2020
Combo ticket includes admission to The Great Passion Play & The New Holy Land Exhibit Tour.
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The Great Passion Play, New Holy Land Exhibit & Dinner
Available Now until 10/31/2020
Combo ticket includes admission to The Great Passion Play, The New Holy Land Exhibit Tour, and a buffet dinner with pulled pork, ribs, chicken, tons of sides, and a dessert bar. The dinner buffet is available from 4:30PM - 7:30PM.
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Reviews
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Wendy Brown
AR
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"The play was amazing."
The play was amazing. Can’t believe we had never been. I wish the whole world could see it.
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Jeffrey Hoss
Manhattan, Kansas
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"Loved it all."
Very professional and well done. Loved it all.
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Kimberly Maness
TN
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"It way exceeded our expectations"
We really enjoyed our trip to the passion play. It way exceeded our expectations and everything thing we did there was a good experience. The holy land tour was great all but it being really hot outside!! The pre- shows we’re really neat. My youngest loved the petting zoo and the bible museum was great. We didn’t have time to see the art museum but enjoyed seeing christ of the ozarks lit up at night. My kids ranging from age 16-age 8 said they would all love to watch the play again!!
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brian walters
KS
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"Very educational."
My wife and i spent the whole day together there and had an amazing time. We did the holy land tour, went through the gift shops and then saw the play. We also seen a few pre play shows that were awesome. Would love to go back and bring grandkids sometime. Very educational.
Frequently Asked Questions for The Great Passion Play:
  • Approximately how long is The Great Passion Play?
    The play is about an hour and forty five minutes. The New Holy Land Tour is about two hours.
  • Is photography allowed?
    You can take photos on the grounds. Non-flash photography is allowed for the play. Remember, the play is copyrighted.
  • What if it rains?
    The play will be performed in the rain. The rest of the grounds will also be open still.
  • Is the Amphitheater handicap accessible?
    Yes, there is a ramp.
  • What type of parking do you have?
    Parking is free.
The Great Passion Play Schedule
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The Great Passion Play Buffet

The Great Passion Play Buffet
  • Pulled pork
  • Ribs
  • Chicken
  • Vegetarian dish
  • Starches and vegetables
  • Salad bar
  • Dessert bar
  • Beverages

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