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Starr Kempf's Metal Sculptures

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Address: 2057 Pine Grove, Colorado Springs, CO
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Description: Starr Kempf Sculpture Garden - private property and not a business open to...
Starr Kempf Sculpture Garden - private property and not a business open to public
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very cool!

We drove by these sculptures and turned around and drove by again. They are very beautiful. It appeared that they were in a private residence, so we just admired them from the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Eagle River, Alaska
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Eagle River, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We drove by these sculptures and turned around and drove by again. They are very beautiful. It appeared that they were in a private residence, so we just admired them from the road.

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Crowley, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

This is definitely worth a stop even if it's out of your way! These amazing moving sculptures are located on the grounds of a residential property. The pieces still installed are absolutely breathtaking even in the rain with limited movement due to the weather. It's sad that several other creations are lying on the ground inoperable or disassembled. It would... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Worth a 5 minute stop on the way to the zoo. These are a series of unique metal sculptures that move in the wind. We've been stopping by when enroute to the zoo for about 20 years now. They're always fascinating.

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Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

amazing work and welding and machine work. great on low wind day to see everything move with the slightest breeze. City of Colorado Springs should do more to promote his work. There are a few of his downtown.

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Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The sculptures are tall and move around in the wind. Creative, whimsical, individualistic and worth seeing

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Kailua, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This was quite a large and intriguing site.....has great potential to those who love urban art and life style...artists and designers can envision accent pieces that would be lighted up.....it boggled my poor geometric senses....

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

When you visit this place, don't linger, it is NOT a public space, and the neighbors (and owners) frown on people who get out of cars to gawk. Instead, drive past, slow down for a spell, and take it in. It is unlike any sculpture garden you have seen before. It is a riveting story that needs no words. The... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

My first drive past the property really grabbed my attention! The mind of Starr Kempf seemed to have no bounds. The moving structures are fascinating, his understanding of scale and how wind would make them come alive. The down side is that Mr. Kempf took is own life a number of years ago at his home for reasons only known... More 

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Wichita
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Wish you could see them better and they were in better repair. It is a real shame to see them falling down and wasting away.

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Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Near the entrance to North Cheyenne Canon Park stand several iconic steel sculptures that move with the wind. They are eclectic and pretty artistic. Being as we just moved here and live close-by we see them often and when asking one of the family members why one was sitting on the ground I found that the family has sued each... More 

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Address: Address: 2057 Pine Grove, Colorado Springs, CO
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs

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