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Address: Bicentennial Commons at Sawyer Point, Cincinnati, OH 45202
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A statue of the Roman general after whom the city is named.

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Don't get down there too often but it is nice.

It is nice to see part of the history of Cincinnati. There are a number of things to see down there and nearby. As another reviewer mentioned the people you see there are friendly... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed February 2, 2017
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2017

It is nice to see part of the history of Cincinnati. There are a number of things to see down there and nearby. As another reviewer mentioned the people you see there are friendly and it has always felt safe.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

There is always interesting vendors and booths around this state of our city's namesake and the tunnels during the many festivals and events in Sawyer Point.

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Alexandria, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

I have been visiting here for many years and have enjoyed watching it develop and expand into a beautiful place to visit. Great views of the Ohio River and Northern Kentucky.The area has interesting historic information on beautiful stones you can walk on. I have seen groups of people on rented Segways here and hope to do that soon. The... More 

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Thank debrandes
Cincinnati
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Learn some about the history of the name of Cincinnati while enjoying a nice time in the park. This statue is in excellent shape and attracts locals.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016

As some people know, Cincinnati was originally known in 1787 as Losantiville, a name cobbled together from various languages that meant the town across from the mouth of the Licking River. In 1790 General Arthur St. Clair who had been appointed Governor of the Northwest Territories renamed it Cincinnati after the Roman General Cincinnatus who defeated enemies who were attacking... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

Nice statute, even nicer park. The statute itself probably isn't worth the trip on its own, but the beautiful surrounding park is lovely.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

So many people seem to view Cincinnatus as a welcome friend they are seeing. I especially like when he is dressed up for different occasions.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2015

I don't think the statue itself is worth a special trip, but the surrounding park (Sawyer Point and Yeatman's Cove) are lovely if you're looking to take a walk. If you cross the Purple People Bridge, it takes you right into Newport on the Levy which has a movie theatre, a little shopping, the aquarium, and plenty of restaurants.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

This entire area is something for not only locals but visitors to see and enjoy. Whether you are walking or riding a bike you will enjoy the scenery and river.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

Saw this statue on our walking tour. Nice. Interesting to see if you are already in the vicinity but I don't think I'd make a special trip to see it.

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