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Jack Kilby Memorial

Barton County Courthouse, Main Street, Great Bend, KS
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Beautiful Statue

GREAT rememberance of Jack Kilby and his GREAT Bend heritage! The statue is a fine piece that is on... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Carla M
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Great Bend
NICE MEMORIAL LANDMARK

Recently visited Great Bend and came across this statue. I'm sure locals wondered why we were... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
tayloire
,
Virginia
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  • Very good20%
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28 Aug 2017
“Beautiful Statue”
26 Jun 2017
“NICE MEMORIAL LANDMARK”
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Barton County Courthouse, Main Street, Great Bend, KS
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

GREAT rememberance of Jack Kilby and his GREAT Bend heritage! The statue is a fine piece that is on the west side of the courthouse.

Thank Carla M
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Recently visited Great Bend and came across this statue. I'm sure locals wondered why we were looking at this and taking pictures of it! It was easy to find, right in front of the courthouse.

Thank tayloire
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Walk by Jack everyday, he's in lots of travel guides but I never see tourists looking at him that often.

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I was driving toward Great Bend when I saw this sign on the east edge of town. Jack Somebody, Nobel Prize for Physics. That's great. When I got to the court house I found this statue with a man and two children. That Jack Somebody...More

2  Thank Steve K
Reviewed 15 July 2012

3 bronze statues. See more people at the unemployment office. BTW, they dont move/work either

1  Thank Ed S
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