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Iconic structure

More meaningful for those of us who grew up here than anyone else. Water is more important (and... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
GAFL
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Orlando, Florida
The iconic arch

Hard not to see Modesto and not see the arch. Famous as the point of cruising and street racing... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2017
scvrose
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Fiddletown, California
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Oct 2, 2018
“Iconic structure”
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“What the past has to offer the future”
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A neon arch in the downtown area.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Across from the Arch is the bus terminal that once was the train station. Thing have change over the years, but the area to the east a half mile has been going through a resurgence that is bringing Modesto into a new modern era. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Robert S
Reviewed November 11, 2018

This is a very fun place to visit. The people are very nice. The night life is terrific. The food was great.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gold P
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Modesto is one of those small California cities that has a small town feel.It could be located anywhere in the USA.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

More meaningful for those of us who grew up here than anyone else. Water is more important (and fought over) here than anywhere else we've lived.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GAFL
Reviewed July 23, 2018

We recently drove under the historic arch on our way to our hotel. We were in Modesto for my granddaughter's wedding. The arch brought some very good memories. I lived in Modesto as a newlywed myself in 1954 and worked for Helm Chevrolet which was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CFIPilotsWife
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Will appreciate the view, the architecture the words of encouragement and prosperity. Well maintained. And a nice welcome.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lindamartham
Reviewed February 23, 2018

Love the motto, may Modesto always thrive Love the motto, may Modesto always thrive! We'll be back! 1

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank DonaldYokum
Reviewed December 27, 2017

Hard not to see Modesto and not see the arch. Famous as the point of cruising and street racing. Worth driving by.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank scvrose
Reviewed December 16, 2017

Must see attraction in downtown Modesto! Great motto, I wish it was somewhere you could stop to take a picture under it!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank MsKiesha
Reviewed November 23, 2017

There are must see landmarks when you go to a city and this is one of them. I know its not the Golden Gate bridge but how many cities do you see with an arch? Maybe I need to get out more but its still...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank David K
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