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Eisenhower Veterans Monument

U.S. Highway 75 Exit 67, Denison, TX 75020
+1 903-464-4452
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The Eisenhower Memorial is a very large bust. You cannot miss it. It is located in Loy Lake Park... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Rumsey8184
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Eisenhower

What can you say about History, a must see for historians! There is a state park close by bearing... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
John R B
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The Esenhower bust stands at 16ft tall upon a 5ft stone pedestal flanked by five 35ft flagpoles. Each flagpole represents one of the 5 branches of military service. Personalized engraved bricks feature veterans and their service to our country. Designed by David Adickes.
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  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
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U.S. Highway 75 Exit 67, Denison, TX 75020
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

The Eisenhower Memorial is a very large bust. You cannot miss it. It is located in Loy Lake Park. Also in the park is Frontier Village. It is a few historical buildings from Denison that have been moved to one area. You can fish in...More

Thank Rumsey8184
Reviewed 5 March 2017

What can you say about History, a must see for historians! There is a state park close by bearing the same name for all of your camping needs as well. Excellent area to have a vacation

Thank John R B
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I went to admire the bust and revisit the bricks we bought for our military family members. The bust welcomes all who drive north on Hwy 75. It is a great entrance to a forward moving community.

Thank Jo G
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Can been seen from the highway but worth taking the access road & drive up to it. There are 5 flags flying representing each branch of the military. Also behind the monument is a Pioneer Village you can tour.

Thank Peggy V
Reviewed 21 January 2017

It took a few different tries using GPS to get to it, my car and phone, but eventually I found it using Loy Lake Park's address as it's right there at the entrance. Directly behind it is Frontier Village, which I found out too late...More

Thank Meranda C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good location, clearly visible to anyone traveling on US 75. The reason I only gave it a 4-star rating is that it looks puny after seeing the statue monument of Sam Houston in Huntsville, Texas on I-45 between Dallas and Houston. I just think that...More

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Didn't know this was here, saw it because we noticed it on a trip. Having just finished listening to "Killing Patton", we did appreciate this tribute to not only Eisenhower, but to all of our veterans

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Not many people know that Denison is the birth place of this great general and president. This monument memorializes all members of the armed forces and is a beautiful and reverent place.

Thank tommy92643
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I had this as one of my stops on a road trip from Plano to Hugo and was worried about how hard it would be to find. It was easy - right on the hwy! Neat to see, and a lot larger than I was...More

Thank seajaydw
Reviewed 31 May 2016

The big bust of Eisenhower on 75 was a surprise, but as my husband is a big military buff we had to stop... Glad we did... We spend the weekend in this area and went on the birthplace of Eisenhower..Great history!!

Thank kdkidd
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