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Great Memorial

What a nice memorial dedicated to the firefighters in Iowa. Nicely laid out and easy to find right... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Mike B
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Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
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Traveling on vacation during memorial weekend, made sure this was one of our stops. Amazing a must... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
mjoligschlaeger
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Middletown, Missouri
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11 Jul 2018
“Great Memorial”
25 May 2018
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1 Russell Slade Boulevard, Coralville, IA 52241
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

What a nice memorial dedicated to the firefighters in Iowa. Nicely laid out and easy to find right off I 80. Our son is a fire fighter in Wisconsin and we thought we would like to see how Iowa honors their fire fighters. We were...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Traveling on vacation during memorial weekend, made sure this was one of our stops. Amazing a must see. Has those who have server for more than 10 year, most importantly those those have fallen!!

Thank mjoligschlaeger
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Very worthwhile and a quick stop off of the highway. We attended the yearly memorial ceremony. It was exceptional, and appropriately crowded. The bagpipe music was stirring. The wall is a great memorial.

Thank Kevin N
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The park setting makes this a nice place to sit and read a book while reflecting on the sacrifices that too many good Americans have made so that you can.

Thank poprox21
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Was driving looking for a place to eat when I passed by. I turned around and pulled into the parking lot. This memorial is done very beautifully. My brother served many years as a firefighter and I think this is a great honor to all...More

Thank Katherine E
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We were curious about this attraction because my son in law is a fireman in Humboldt and wanted to see the memorial the people that was responsible for building this memorial did a fine job we were impressed with the the way it was built...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I would've passed by this memorial on any ordinary day which is unfortunate. This, like many interesting landmarks in Iowa has been downplayed when it shouldn't be. It is a very nice memorial that more people should be made aware of.

Thank SimpsonTide985
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Very surreal and honoring place to visit. This is one of my favorite places to visit, being the daughter, sister, wife and friend to numerous firefighters.

Thank Mark641
Reviewed 25 September 2016

It is very impressive and a wonderful tribute to all Iowa firefighters. I loved the statue of the firefighter climbing up the ladder carrying a little child. The monument is handicap accessible. I would recommend everyone to visit the memorial and visitor center.

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice tribute. I absolutely love the statue of the firefighter & child on the ladder. Nice display of patches and other memoribilia inside.

Thank Joanie M
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