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Wichahpi Commemorative Stone Wall

13890 County Road 8, Off of Natchez Trace Parkway on Lauderdale County Road 8, Florence, AL 35633-3502
+1 256-764-3617
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Unbelievable

Well worth the stop to see this amazing wall. Hard to believe it was built by hand, by one... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Grace S
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Florence, Alabama
Amazing!

Have taken two out of town family members. Both groups loved it!! So sorry for the loss of Mr... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
PLR9999
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Florence, Alabama
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13890 County Road 8, Off of Natchez Trace Parkway on Lauderdale County Road 8, Florence, AL 35633-3502
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth the stop to see this amazing wall. Hard to believe it was built by hand, by one dedicated person. Tom Hendrix built this wall in dedication to his ancestor and it's worth the time to see and hear the story about her carried...More

Thank Grace S
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Have taken two out of town family members. Both groups loved it!! So sorry for the loss of Mr. Hendrix. Hw will be missed.

Thank PLR9999
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I had the good fortune to meet Mr. Tom Hendrix who built this wall with his own hands over many years on my first visit to the Wall. He gave a wonderful guided tour and educated and entertained us with his stories. Sadly Mr. Tom...More

3  Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Amazing to see this wall built completely by hand. Tom carried in tons of rocks and his son is still there to continue the tradition of telling his stories. We love to visit when we are in the area. Be sure to bring a rock...More

1  Thank Tracy F
Reviewed 8 August 2017

There was something almost Spiritual as you walk through this place. Make sure to go on the weekends. Mr Hendrix passed away in February but his son does tours on weekends. You park across the street from the entrance.

1  Thank ILiveforVacations11
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Having read articles and seen videos of the Wichahpi Commemorative Stone Wall, my friend and I decided that we must visit. Just off the Natchez Trace in Florence, Alabama, it is an amazingly welcoming place. The son of the builder of the wall hosted our...More

2  Thank BonTempsOxford
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The story behind the wall is incredible and it is amazing to experience the result of Mr. Jim,s devotion in building it to remember his grandmother and her journey. It is a very spiritual place.

Thank BGBark
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Six of us stopped here when we were driving on the Natchez Trace, It was a little difficult to find as County Road 8 is not well marked, we finally found it with the help of Google maps. Very serene setting. The story of the...More

2  Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Tom's son Trace will continue on with the story of the wall. Go. It's a really unique and peaceful experience.

2  Thank Anne K
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Lot of History to learn about here. Very interesting and a peaceful place to see. Children, adults, and teens can learn so much.

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Debra B
16 March 2017|
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Response from Robert P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we knew of his passing and his grandsons will carry on the legacy. They have heard his stories countless times and will be glad to make this a wonderful experience for YOU.
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ANaiya K
29 August 2016|
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Response from Robert P | Reviewed this property |
No cost, but you might want to bring a favorite rock or something to dedicate in honor of your relative or friend who passed on.
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LouiseFlorence_AL
18 September 2015|
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Response from Bookmon | Reviewed this property |
I recall from our trip to Florence Beginning of August 2015- We went there on a Sunday.
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