SCUBA diving in the National Marine Park of Cancún, Isla Mujeres, and Punta Nizuc as part of a major artwork called "The Silent Evolution." The installation is the first endeavor of a new underwater museum called MUSA, or Museo Subacuático de Arte.
The Christ in the Abyss, San Fruttuoso, Italy. The "Christ of the Abyss," a five-foot statue that was placed in 2001 on the bottom of the sea off the Italian island of Giglio and which was blessed by Pope John Paul II in
Jason de Caires Taylor’s underwater sculpture garden in Cancun. "Constructed out of concrete and steel, and bolted to the ocean substrate, the works here act as artificial reefs that provide “an ideal habitat for filter feeding organisms.”"- so cool
“The Underwater Waterfall” exists off the coast of Mauritius Island, a little piece of paradise in the Indian Ocean. In reality, it is not actually an underwater waterfall, but a fascinating illusion caused by the run off of sand and silt deposits.
My husband and I went here for our Anniversary while on a Norwegian Cruise Line about 15 years ago and it really was one of the coolest things we have done on a vacation! Cancun, Mexico- Xcaret Underground River, one of the coolest things you'll ever do!
A one-of-a-kind blend of art, nature, and conservation, The Underwater Museum re-creates an awe-inspiring dive into the dazzling under-ocean sculpture parks of artist Jason deCaires Taylor. Taylor has done something remarkable here in mexico.
Christ of the Abyss is a 8 foot, 4000 lb. bronze sculpture of Jesus Christ that stands in 25 ft of water off of Key Largo, Florida. It is near Dry Rocks, six miles east-northeast of the Key Largo Cut, in John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park.