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This piece is on the grounds around the capitol and is a tribute to victims of a plane crash. The plane was carrying the governor and five others and all perished. The grandeur and the physicality of the statues make it a great piece. Stop...More
Right next to the State Capitol is a statue of 2 dark coloured stallions fighting. It’s a memorial to a governor and staff who were killed in an airplane crash. It’s probably not somewhere you would visit on it’s own, but great to see as...More
This is a beautiful and detailed sculpture dedicated as a memorial to a former governor who was killed in a plane crash. We didn't know the story of Governor Mickleson's death, so it was nice to learn a little bit about him through this monument....More
The black fighting horses looked so good fighting each other. The detail is pretty amazing and the sunlight falling on it makes it even more interesting. It is tucked away so drive slowly or you will miss it. Good place to park is on the...More
It is not every day that you lose the Governor of a State but this moving Memorial in the Capitol Grounds doesn't just pay tribute to Gov. George Mickelson but also to his ill fated 7 companions, State Employees , Business Leaders , the Pilot...More
A memorial to Governor George Mickelson and 5 others who died in April of 1993 this is an incredible life size statute. If you are on the grounds of the Capitol you must take a few minutes to visit this.
Just a lovely memorial, full of energy and vibrance. A similar statue is at Crazy Horse Mountain as well, if you wish to view it sometime. This was a beautiful addition to the lovely State Capitol grounds.