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Art in a Field

For some reason we liked the Iron Horse. Probably some combination of the history and the... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
cordyroy
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Naples, Florida
Artwork for the Georgia faithful

All UGA students and graduates need to make the short drive to see the historic Iron Horse, esp... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
William M
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

For some reason we liked the Iron Horse. Probably some combination of the history and the incongruity of the location. It's approximately 20 miles out of Athens.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 10 April 2017

All UGA students and graduates need to make the short drive to see the historic Iron Horse, esp since there is now public access to the sculpture.

Thank William M
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This is not a destination site. It is an iron sculpture in the middle of a field. I have driven past many times, but never would I stop. Nothing to see here.

Thank Nancy M B
Reviewed 29 November 2016

So driving along a two lane road outside of Watkinsville, GA pops up this IRON HORSE statue in the middle of a field!!!! With visitors parking!!!! Hahaha!!! So stop because it is pretty cool!!! Climb on it carefully and take a picture!!!

Thank beth ann h
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped hear while in the area. Very interesting to see this large iron horse structure in a random field. Have a nice parking area and a walk path to the horse. Did not see any plague explaining about this art piece. Apparently it is a...More

Thank tleeEvans
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Hard to believe this is actually a listed attraction. If you don't know it's there you will miss it for sure while driving from Athens to Greensboro on Hiway 15. At least it is up on a mound so you can see it but it...More

Thank RetiredDawg
Reviewed 22 June 2016

This horse is out of the way, really out of the way! But I found it awe inspiring, out in the middle of a field, and yes, it's on private property, very grateful they let people visit. I can see how it would have been...More

Thank lessymac_R
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I can remember as a kid driving by this odd sculptor in the middle of the field outside of Watkinsville. I think that it has moved but it is still interesting.

Thank MaineMoke
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Originally this sculpture was at the UGA Campus. Many years ago was given away and this Farmer,very near the city limits of Greensboro place in a very High spot near Highway 44.

1  Thank Christian F
Reviewed 19 May 2016

A large statue of an iron horse; not a destination, but if you happen to drive by it makes for a brief "wow, look an iron horse!" from your 4 year old.

Thank pesheff
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