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1/2 hour

Stop and see this memorial located in front of the County Court House. Good and Intelligent people... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Marlene M
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Great Bend, Kansas
Great memorial

We spent the night in Great Bend on a Kansas tour and were heading to Cheyenne Bottoms the next... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Ramona8
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Rose Hill
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“Great memorial”
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Stop and see this memorial located in front of the County Court House. Good and Intelligent people can come from small communities. While stopped in Downtown Great Bend, enjoy local shopping plus all the Art Work: Decorated Bird Houses, Bronze Sculptures, and Painted Building Walls.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marlene M
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We spent the night in Great Bend on a Kansas tour and were heading to Cheyenne Bottoms the next day. This memorial in front of the Courthouse is very well done. It fully explains Jack Kilby and his contribution with the microchip. The signage interprets...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ramona8
Reviewed 28 August 2017

GREAT rememberance of Jack Kilby and his GREAT Bend heritage! The statue is a fine piece that is on the west side of the courthouse.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Carla M
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Recently visited Great Bend and came across this statue. I'm sure locals wondered why we were looking at this and taking pictures of it! It was easy to find, right in front of the courthouse.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank tayloire
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Walk by Jack everyday, he's in lots of travel guides but I never see tourists looking at him that often.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Travelsizediva
Reviewed 15 July 2012

3 bronze statues. See more people at the unemployment office. BTW, they dont move/work either

Date of experience: May 2012
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