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Eisenhower Veterans Monument

U.S. Highway 75 Exit 67, Denison, TX 75020
+1 903-464-4452
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Big bust

It's an interesting big bust of IKE. I guess is focuses thinking on the fact that Ike was born in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kevin P
Salina, Kansas
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Eisenhower Statue

On the way to lunch, we found the Eisenhower Statue. Located at the Loy Lake exit in Denison... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
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The Esenhower bust stands at 16ft tall upon a 5ft stone pedestal flanked by five 35ft flagpoles. Each flagpole represents one of the 5 branches of military service. Personalized engraved bricks feature veterans and their service to our country. Designed by David Adickes.
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U.S. Highway 75 Exit 67, Denison, TX 75020
+1 903-464-4452
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's an interesting big bust of IKE. I guess is focuses thinking on the fact that Ike was born in the area....and researching what else is in the area to visit. The nearby park offers a trip down memory lane regarding old houses and family...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

On the way to lunch, we found the Eisenhower Statue. Located at the Loy Lake exit in Denison, Tx; This Statue is a great memorial to a 5 star general, which helped lead the U.S. Army troops, during World War 2. Eisenhower, born in Denison,...More

Thank SunsetSoonet
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We were here as a group for a family reunion. This is a beautiful memorial to Pres. Eisenhower---the whole area is very nice. We also rode around the park area and enjoyed the Frontier village. Very informative also.

Thank spe4ech
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

What a cool big giant head statue, but that's about all it is. Not much else to see/do, but it's pretty impressive, and you can see the bust from the highway. You can't miss it! It's a veterans memorial, but it seemed more like an...More

Thank P5_Crazy_Train
Reviewed 11 July 2017

When I visited, there was a ceremony honoring veterans. It was a very moving ceremony; I was especially interested because my Dad is one of the veterans who has a stone paver with his name and service information.

Thank Minnie W
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We were actually going to the Grayson Frontier village and then we were going to see this monument. Well to our surprise we saw this statue so decided just to stop here first and realized frontier village is next to it. The monument is beautiful...More

Thank srosas
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The Eisenhower Memorial is a very large bust. You cannot miss it. It is located in Loy Lake Park. Also in the park is Frontier Village. It is a few historical buildings from Denison that have been moved to one area. You can fish in...More

Thank Rumsey8184
Reviewed 6 March 2017

What can you say about History, a must see for historians! There is a state park close by bearing the same name for all of your camping needs as well. Excellent area to have a vacation

Thank John R B
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I went to admire the bust and revisit the bricks we bought for our military family members. The bust welcomes all who drive north on Hwy 75. It is a great entrance to a forward moving community.

Thank Jo G
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Can been seen from the highway but worth taking the access road & drive up to it. There are 5 flags flying representing each branch of the military. Also behind the monument is a Pioneer Village you can tour.

Thank Peggy V
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