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love the story behind it

beautiful place and loved the story behind it really touched me that he loved her so much he built... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Robin W
Beautiful and Sad

Beautiful memorial, however, lots of damage due to vandalism. Amazing story behind it, I hope no... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Holly G
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Kearney, Nebraska
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22 Dec 2017
“love the story behind it”
19 Sep 2017
“Beautiful and Sad”
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606 Iowa St, Hiawatha, KS 66434-2531
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

beautiful place and loved the story behind it really touched me that he loved her so much he built a monument of their life togather

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Beautiful memorial, however, lots of damage due to vandalism. Amazing story behind it, I hope no more damage happens as it was a beautiful little story and sight to see.

Thank Holly G
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The memorial is from a man to his wife. He loved her very much and mourned her passing. Some vandals have damaged the memorial in the past and since it is on the historical register, it can't be repaired. It is worth the trip, as...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is one of Hiawatha, Kansas' main attractions. People from all over the world have visited here. It was featured in "Ripley's Believe it or Not" television series. It also has been in Life magazine, and many other newspapers, magazines, etc. It is located at...More

Thank Mel H
Reviewed 22 August 2017

It is worth the stop, but so many unanswered questions. An informational kiosk to answer the who, what , why, and how much would be very helpful.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Big tomb in a small town. He spent​ lots of money on the tomb. It is Different not sure you want to go out of your way to see though

Thank David M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Hiawatha is a small town just west of St. Joseph Missouri. This is a small agricultural community with ties to my German ancestry. The main part of town supports a small mix of business, but the 1800 homes are beautiful. They range from stone to...More

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