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A quirky piece in the city. It is something to see in person considering its size. Plenty of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
A fun thing to see but there is no signage

This was fun to see while visiting Columbia but where is the signage? I guess there is a fountain... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2018
Havelock, North Carolina
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“tunnel vision”(10 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday

We travel a lot and frequently use Trip Advisor and value the opinions of ones willing to take the time to give an honest review. We enjoy seeing new and unusual landmarks or visiting place of interest, This town is remarkable! This is definitely something...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jasonjuleeb
Reviewed yesterday

A quirky piece in the city. It is something to see in person considering its size. Plenty of parking nearby.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vallarina
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Hydrant is in front of the tunnel mural and I first thought it was really broken. Further inspection showed me different. I was a good laugh. It is really interesting.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Linda T
Reviewed December 3, 2018

Fun photo opportunity and if seeing the World's Largest Fire Hydrant is on your bucket list, you can check it off. More amazed at the mural on the all in the parking lot next to the fire hydrant. Worth seeing if you are in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank mmh7707
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

A local attraction that doesn’t cost anything to see yet it provides a great picture moment. Near other attractions as well...so spend a few minutes here to enjoy!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 35jackiel
Reviewed November 9, 2018

This was fun to see while visiting Columbia but where is the signage? I guess there is a fountain that is supposed to be running beneath it? Why is this not being taken care of since it's a fun photo op in town? It's obviously...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SharonB2
Reviewed October 27, 2018

When the fountain is flowing it makes a lot more sense. Blue Sky, who did Tunnelvision on the same parking lot, did a great job on this one.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Al B
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We were in Columbia for a Newsboys concert and happened to ride by and see the largest fire hydrant. Was only a few blocks from where we were and a great time to take a photo and have some fun. There is a Painted mural...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank CindyMcN
Reviewed October 14, 2018

I live in the area, never knew it's the world largest fire hydrant - I pass it by a lot:). Now I know that I live in the city that has the largest fire hydrant in the world :))))There is nothing to it and nothing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank olasweetmol
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Really, I was expecting a lot more than a giant fire hydrant in the middle of a not-so-nicely-paved parking lot. I'm glad we saw it so I can say that we've seen the World's Largest Fire Hydrant, but very glad we were already staying in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nikkic990
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