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Just a quick stop

It is a real Giant Wooden Nickel. That is only found in Iowa. You can be in and out of this... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
Q2385ALjamesl
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Mount Dora, Florida
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Fun Selfie Spot

You can't pass by this and not stop to take a pic. It's just a large wooden nickel set off the... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Jme L
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  • Average16%
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Oct 29, 2018
“Just a quick stop”
Sep 25, 2018
“Fun Selfie Spot”
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3246-3248 Iowa River Corridor Trail, Iowa City, IA 52240
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Reviewed December 17, 2018

This attraction is located on the side of a busy road and is very easy to miss. I drove by it two or three times before I noticed it. There aren't any signs to indicate the spot. There is no parking next to the nickel...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

It is a real Giant Wooden Nickel. That is only found in Iowa. You can be in and out of this location in a flash. Take photos and run.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Q2385ALjamesl
Reviewed September 25, 2018

You can't pass by this and not stop to take a pic. It's just a large wooden nickel set off the side of the road.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jme L
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Not earthshattering, but worth a quick stop and pic. It is larger than I expected. Beautiful environment on a nice road.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

you might accidently drive by this if you aren't searching for it as it doesnt have much sineage or a park that it sits in.. it is literally on the side of the road. But.. if you are looking for the crazy road side America...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank jrdy5
Reviewed June 25, 2018

This is just a fun roadside stop. When heading north on the highway, drive on by, turn around and park across the road to view the wooden nickel. Not far from I-80. The nickel weighs 4000 pounds and is over 16 feet in diameter.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mgalex
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