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Great hidden secret

I came across this dragon through geocaching with a friend on a road trip. We weren't sure just... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2015
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Great quick stop!

My kids got a kick out of this (and so did I!). Great place to stop- get some coins from the... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2015
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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2024 Progress West Dr, Vandalia, IL 62471-3241
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

I came across this dragon through geocaching with a friend on a road trip. We weren't sure just what the "Kaskaskia Dragon" was, but what we saw happened to be way more than our expectations. The dragon itself is large and a cool statue. However,...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

My kids got a kick out of this (and so did I!). Great place to stop- get some coins from the hardware store, make a wish, and make the Dragon breathe fire. Well worth the extra few minutes added to the trip. I think that...More

1  Thank Marcya23
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We were driving from St. Louis to Cleveland. This was a nice stop along the way. It's not hard to find. You can go into the hardware store or the convenience store nearby and get tokens to make the dragon breath fire. A fun stop.

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Reviewed 22 June 2015

Our children get a kick out of it and if you visit the True Value Hardware store that is nearby they will give you a coin to make the dragon breath fire. Neat

1  Thank DEBRA S
Reviewed 30 May 2015

The dragon stands on the corner of Veterans Avenue (US 40) and Rock Island Avenue near the Kaskaskia Supply store. Tokens are obtained from the store and when inserted into the box near the dragon, the dragon breathes fire for about 5 seconds. My grandkids...More

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