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Address: Second & Front Streets, Dodge City, KS
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Description: Designed by Jasper D'Ambrosi, this bronze monument commemorates the Texas...
Designed by Jasper D'Ambrosi, this bronze monument commemorates the Texas cattle drives during the 19th century.
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bull statue

nice bull statue near Boot Hill museum. there.s another statue nearby of Wyatt Earp and a poker player

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

nice bull statue near Boot Hill museum. there.s another statue nearby of Wyatt Earp and a poker player

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

It's a statue of a bull with a plaque. It's pretty neat and makes a great phot but needs a Dodge City sign you can get in the same pic with it. Pretty cool though.

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Los Angeles
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Take the time to stop by and check this out. Worth the time. Great for a photo opportunity with the family.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We started our short visit to Dodge City here. El Capitan is a beautiful representation of a magnificent creature. In the area behind the statue are story boards with the history and stories of the start of Dodge City. I found out later in the day how very life like and true to size the statue was when I came... More 

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Madeira Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The El Capitan statue is centered on the main drag in town (Wyatt Earp) and the old town on Front Street. Town placed him up on a grassy mound which is easy to walk up and have your picture taken. We got the long horn steer's story from the Trolley driver.

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Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This is one that you need to know the history for it to make any sense. The story is interesting. Ranchers will get it! We used it as a photo op. It takes a couple minutes to park and walk to the statue.

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Branson, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

Why is this blocking the street anyway? I remember it being a part of the tour that they gave us, but it's nothing special.

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