Pope John Paul II Exhibition
I Have Come To You Again
All ages will need a ticket to attend this event. Children under 5 years of age are FREE but will still need a ticket to attend.
Daily Exhibit Hours:
PLEASE NOTE: Tickets are timed which means that you will need to choose a specific time slot to view the exhibition once you click on Buy Tickets. There are time slots each hour that the exhibit is open. THE SECTION THAT YOU CHOOSE REPRESENTS YOUR TIME SLOT. If you have any questions about how to choose your time slot please call 1-800-585-3737.
So that more may know him. So that those who knew him may be inspired again.
Exhibit visitors will encounter the man the world knew as pope and the saint that history has proclaimed.
They will view Blessed John Paul II's personal possessions as they see and hear the events of his miraculous life unfold on museum guide screens.
The experience will take visitors through four phases of his life:
1. The childhood and adolescence of Karol Wojtyla (1920-1938);
Exhibit items come from the Vatican City State; Krakow, Poland; and twenty-eight other museums and private collections. Artifacts will include pieces such as his crosier; the skis and Mass kit he used on mountain back packing trips; gifts and art objects presented to him by heads of state; artwork he collected; pictures and momentous from his childhood and pontificate; historic documents from his service as head of the Vatican state and as one of the most influential world leaders of his time.
Professor Francesco Buranelli, the Secretary of the Pontifical Commission of the Cultural Patrimony of the Catholic Church from the Vatican City State, is serving as the Curator and Historian. Rev. Malcolm Neyland, M.C.L., J.C.L., Executive Director of the National Exhibits Association is coordinating the venue.
How to get there
Take the Marsha Sharp Freeway and exit on 4th St or if you are on Loop 289, exit on 4th St and go inside the loop. The Catholic Renewal Center is located on the north side of 4th St. It is between Quaker and Slide.
4620 4th St
Lubbock, TX 79416