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Address: Chisholm, MN
Description: This statue of an iron miner is 81 feet tall.

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Big and ready to work!

Stop and be overwhelmed with the size and detail of this statue. An excellent photos op. Just remember someone Very Big is Watching you take his photo.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
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Virginia, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

The sign is a little outdated as it is now the fourth tallest free standing monument, but it is still as stunning and huge as I remember as a child. The ground are well kept and we easily found our way with all the directional signage. Perfect place to stop, stretch, and enjoy the monument to local Iron Range history.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Stop and be overwhelmed with the size and detail of this statue. An excellent photos op. Just remember someone Very Big is Watching you take his photo.

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

After a full day in Ely, we made our way back towards Grand Rapids, and stopped off at Chisholm, at the Ironman Statue. It was built in memory of all the miners and their contribution to the construction of America, as well as their efforts towards the struggles of the World Wars. The statues is quite a sight to behold,... More 

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Soldotna, Alaska, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

It is a majestic statue. There is a parking lot there with good access. The plaque there tells the story of the miners. It was very interesting. I use to work in the mines near therer.

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Minnesota
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145 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a year round attraction located just outside of town, lets see, it can be sen from miles away, it's brass color standing on a pile of rust, it has a parking lot, used to have a light in his helmet but the bulb burnt out, and lastly, pigeons love it, I hope that was helpful

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MN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This impressive 81 foot or some say 3 story high statue is hard to miss, just be sure you don't. It is a wonderful tribute to the iron miners of northern Minnesota, for those who died and for those who worked very hard in a very difficult occupation to provide a very important natural resource to our country.

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Saint Charles
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

You can't miss this impressive 3-story tall tribute to Minnesorta iron mining. On a hill above the highway, you can't miss it . What an image in the western sun! There is a wonderful poem there about the Iron Man and all who lived and worked in the industry. Written by a Slovenian immigrant's daughter Veda Ponikvar (a legend herself),... More 

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Grey Eagle, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This is a very large memorial statue. It depicts the rugged men who worked and sometimes gave their lives in the iron mines in Northern Minnesota. He stands alone in the middle of a field.

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Chisholm
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This statue is one of the largest free-standing statues west of the eastern seaboard. It is free to see, located on the edge of a little commuter lot planted with flowers by volunteers along US 169, at the entrance to Minnesota Discovery Center adjacent to the town of Chisholm and a half-block from McDonalds. Nice place to stretch or walk... More 

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Chisholm, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

It is a must to stop and take a pic with Iron Man, and then scoot across the highway to Discovery World!

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Address: Chisholm, MN
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Chisholm

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