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This area is great for the young and young at heart

The town has promoted Superman and related characters. The statue is located in the town square and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Dennis L
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Louisville, Kentucky
Fun statue - easy access

We enjoyed seeing the statue and taking our picture by it. Access is well laid out for picture... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Petexian
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Laramie, Wyoming
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The town has promoted Superman and related characters. The statue is located in the town square and has ramps and stairs so you can stand next to the "Man of Steel". . People in line offer to take pictures of other families at the statue...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dennis L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed seeing the statue and taking our picture by it. Access is well laid out for picture taking.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Petexian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yep that's all it really is, a statue of superman, I guess if your in to superman then definitely stop

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Wandering_Iowan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling through and had to stop and see this. I thought it was pretty cool...the town itself looks run down, but a Superman fan must see. I like that they put a hat on him, it was only 43 when we were in the area....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Q7450KVlindah
Reviewed December 5, 2018

Who can resist Superman? A 40 ft. Superman? Especially touching with the added black armband mourning Stan Lee.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gypsywych
Reviewed November 14, 2018

Who can turn down a chance to see "the largest Superman collection in the world?" My wife and I visited on 11/10/18 on our way home from Florida. The superman statue was large, but interestingly not as large as the Grocery Jim statue in front...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael K
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Of course no one could stop here and not get out and get a pic with Superman! He’s right there in downtown!! What a neat place with a retro pop culture feel!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Spowerguy
Reviewed November 9, 2018

Hometown of Superman. Fun stop to have your picture taken with the 15 foot tall superman. Pay $5.00 and walk through the museum.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank IllinoisKate1
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Follow the signs to the statue...they get you there! You can park just about anywhere to get pictures of the various Superman items (booth, statues, wall pics, etc.)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MGracie2015
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Give the town of Metropolis a big hand for marketing the Superman angle. I am always nonplussed that other locations don't do better jobs of capitalizing on such connections. It is easy to drop off the interstate to see the statue. Actually, there is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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lisa b
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