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Proud of him and his life

So thankful that Odessa has seen fit to honor one of our hero's. Very impressive statue and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lindacog
Way more than just a statue..... and rightly so.

Very impressive memorial to visit. Its like something you would see in a big city, so kudos for the... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
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8050 E Highway 191, Odessa, TX 79765-8613
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So thankful that Odessa has seen fit to honor one of our hero's. Very impressive statue and inscripted plaques encircling the statue.

Thank lindacog
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped off here while in Odessa. Weather was bad but still go to see it, if only briefly. Nive memorial

Thank St_matty
Reviewed September 11, 2018

Very impressive memorial to visit. Its like something you would see in a big city, so kudos for the effort, design, and layout.

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Reviewed August 13, 2018

I thought it would be distractive so close to the highway but you don’t even notice. I will visit this again because you can’t remember it all in 1 trip

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Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

This is an awesome tribute to a noble American. We were touched. Highly recommended and a must see for all.

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Reviewed July 17, 2018

Unbeliveable. This is for sure worth seeing. A lot of interesting facts regarding Chris Kyle. He was an amazing American.

Thank 988edwardc
Reviewed July 4, 2018

This statue is located at Medical Center Hospital on S.H. 191. It is composed of local limestone (cut from the quarry near his birthplace in Odessa) and granite if memory serves me correctly. There is plaza nearby which if you look carefully enough is actually...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Nice memorial. Loved his books, and movie. Very emotional place to visit. If you love the military and what they do and stand for. This memorial is a must see.

Thank Marika K
Reviewed June 18, 2018

very nice craftsmanship, nice secluded area very easy access. another reason to stop by the odessa midland area.

Thank morenoext
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Very nice it is humbling. Worth the trip to see.Very fine workman ship on statute. Plenty of parking area.

Thank Joe C
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