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Ethan Allen Statue

Address: Montpelier, VT
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Ranked #6 of 10 Attractions in Montpelier
Type: Monuments/ Statues, Landmarks
Owner description: Located at the front of the Vermont State House.
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Type: Monuments/ Statues, Landmarks
Owner description: Located at the front of the Vermont State House.
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Murrieta, California
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130 reviews 130 reviews
57 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This is part of the state capitol; should not be a separate site. Someone from Tripadvisor should amend this listing. Thanks.

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Randolph, Vt
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Take a tour through Vt's State House and step back in time. Original gaslights (now connected to electricity), furniture, stained glass....wonderful tiles on the floor that have fossils embedded from Isle La Motte's Chazy Fossil Reef (480 million years ago--plate tectonics pushed it over from Zimbabwe, Africa, to what was then a shallow tropical sea and today a landlocked Vt--and... More 

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Montpelier, Vermont
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

The statue is ok. However, the Statehouse where he stands is well worth a visit. This Statehouse is very open to the public. There are guided tours. Well worth the visit if you like historical buildings. Both chambers are open, and if the legislature is not in session, you can sit in the seats and get a real feel for... More 

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West Des Moines, IA
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177 reviews 177 reviews
65 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Yup, it's an overly-dramatic, over-sized statue of that famed Revolutionary War hero. It's next to the front doors of the Capitol building, convenient.

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Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2011

It is a statue. While it is a nice statue, it is still a statue. I wouldn't go out of my way, but if you are there you should look at it.

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