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O. Henry Statues

301 N Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2083
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Cool if you're in the area

This is a small tribute to the Greensboro author, O' Henry, with a few statues in front of a... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Queen J
,
Fresno
via mobile
I never did find it

I read that a statue was near the O'Henry Hotel. So, after taking tea in the lobby of that hotel, I... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
HiTea
,
Connecticut
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  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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301 N Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2083
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This is a small tribute to the Greensboro author, O' Henry, with a few statues in front of a building, just to the right of the Wells Fargo Tower. If you're in the downtown area, or near the Greensboro Museum, it's a nice little site...More

Thank Queen J
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I read that a statue was near the O'Henry Hotel. So, after taking tea in the lobby of that hotel, I asked an employee (I think a manager) if the statues were nearby. She did not know what I was talking about. This confirms my...More

Thank HiTea
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Nice area to visit,historical and quiet.Enjoyed the park like setting and surrounding amenities.Don`t miss this attraction if you visit Greensboro.

Thank James T
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We didn't stay at this hotel but did enjoy the Jazz they had in the lobby. The champagne was reasonably priced and tasted great! The service was not very good. We may have had a new server.

Thank sweettooth1948
Reviewed 23 August 2016

In the middle of town, not far from the central parks and business, this little series of monuments serves as a fun memorial of Greensboro biggest literary name. It's not something to make a special trip to see; but as part of a tour of...More

1  Thank Derek W
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Forgot how great a city I grew up in Many places to visit and eat. Did not know how much I missed it

Thank Jeanine M
Reviewed 22 May 2015

There was nothing to dislike about this place. The hotel is very nice, quite newly remodeled and the service is impeccable.

1  Thank Dominique S
Reviewed 17 March 2015

William Porter was a wonderful writer and interesting life. The city is correct to celebrate him in so many ways. The statues downtown are well done and worth a quick look.

1  Thank travelmansam
Reviewed 25 June 2013

I came across this by accident somewhere between a tall building and a busy road. It's a nice arrangement of 3 separate sculptures - a statue of O Henry, one of his dog, and a large piece which is in the form of a book....More

4  Thank cafeCate
Reviewed 20 June 2013

This author's works were some of the first books I read as a teenager. I certainly didn't read all his works, but I did read a dozen or so. The three stories that are depicted in this panorama are some of his best. When I...More

3  Thank Traveling Mann
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