Archive photo of The Way of the Cross

Shrine of the
Diocese of New Ulm
dates back
one hundred years!



Centennial commemoration planned for Saturday, August 28th, 2004.


Way of the Cross Overview
Way of the Cross Centennial
Way of the Cross Gallery
Way of the Cross Virtual Tour


The Way of the Cross, built into a New Ulm hillside in 1903 and 1904, depicts the trial, crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ, but it's conveyed using lifelike statuary crafted in Bavaria. Fourteen "stations," moments experienced by Christ on his way to the cross, punctuate the story.

Heritage Preservation Commission Plaque