San Diego, California: Our Lady of the ShoesA Madonna-like figure seated and holding a lap full of shoes. She's said to maintain a vigil over the graves of the indigent dead in Mt. Hope Cemetery.
Visitor Tips and News About Our Lady of the Shoes
Long walk to find. And... she's got boots.[Rob Moon, 05/31/2011]
At Mt. Hope Cemetery, "Our Lady of the Shows" is a seated, Madonna-esque sculpture holding a lap full of shoes, sometimes augmented with real shoes.
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