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Good look out

Not much to see here other than the statue however it has a good lookout and you get to see one of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mdecker17
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Calgary, Canada
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just a statute

I expected more than a statute. There was a sign but I am not really sure why it was there. Good... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
karenkkl
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Spokane Valley, Washington
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Route 436, L'Anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 2X0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although historically important and artistically imposing this large (replica) statue stands between trash in a rusty harbour. Even beside the main road near the National Historic Viking site would be a better place for it.

Thank Heikki P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not much to see here other than the statue however it has a good lookout and you get to see one of three statues of this Viking.

Thank Mdecker17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are expecting anything more than you will be disappointed. The statue and what it stands for of course is impressive but I would not classify this as a must see. I must admit, the statue kind of hides behind a rock so we...More

Thank JamesMark70
Reviewed 16 August 2018

My husband is Norwegian and is sure his relatives landed with Leif Ericson ! We had to get a pic with him ! Very special views and be sure to go to the Norse Restaurant while there- GREAT food too !

Thank dar2027
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This bronze statue is well placed by the sea good photo opportunity. Just in front on the Norsman restaurant.

Thank helenjaneb2015
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Large bronze statue just outside the Norseman restaurant over looking the bay. Good photo opportunity.

Thank andrewbadham1
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice statue at the very end on northern Newfoundland. I even got to talk with some of the local fishermen while there. Very nice people in NL.

Thank timcW3536FM
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I expected more than a statute. There was a sign but I am not really sure why it was there. Good photo op

Thank karenkkl
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The area is of global cultural significance in how and when the Vikings set up trading routes and established a settlement here and the site of Leif Erikson's homestead. The Leif Erikson's International Foundation made a generous donation of this magnificent statue which is the...More

Thank EnglishHugh
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The monument, which really only consists of a larger than life sized Statue of Leif Erickson is located at the entrance of the L'Anse aux Meadows site.

Thank csarchibald
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