See the World’s Largest Ten Commandments at Fields of the Wood in Murphy NC
Looking for a scenic place to enjoy a picnic lunch? Or maybe you just want a quiet place to relax and think? You can’t do much better than Fields of the Wood in Murphy NC. This 220 acre Bible park is one of the most beautiful locations in the area. Featuring the World’s Largest Ten Commandments, Fields of the Wood was named one of the top three attractions in Murphy by the users of TripAdvisor.
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Fields of the Wood Location
Fields of the Wood is located at 10000 N Carolina Highway 294 in Murphy, NC 28906. The Bible park is part of the Hiwassee Dam Community. Admission to Fields of the Wood is completely free! To get turn by turn directions, check out the map below:
The Ten Commandments
The highlight of Fields of the Wood is the enormous Ten Commandments display. Painted on to a grassy hill, this impressive creation is crowned with a 30 foot high Bible at the top of the two tablets.
In addition to the World’s Largest Ten Commandments, Fields of the Wood features a number of other great attractions. The All Nations Cross is a breathtaking collection of flags from around the world arranged into a cross. Prayer Mountain is a gorgeous path leading to an 80 foot altar that is lined with stones engraved with quotes and ideas from the Bible. Visitors will also see a replica of Jesus’s tomb, a Baptismal Pond, and a Gospel Theater.
For lunch, we recommend stopping by the cafe in the gift shop. You’ll find delicious sandwiches and generous portions at this quaint restaurant. Fields of the Wood has a special picnic area, so you can enjoy your meal outside while enjoying the park’s natural beauty.
Where to Stay
Mountain Country Cabin Rentals is right around the corner from Fields of the Wood in Murphy NC! With stunning mountain views, excellent amenities, and friendly customer service, we have everything you need for an unforgettable vacation. To start planning your trip, visit our Murphy Cabins page or give us a call at 828-837-5551.