Veteran's Park - Long Prairie, MN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lenron
N 45° 58.425 W 094° 51.811
15T E 355635 N 5092819
Quick Description: Replica bandshell in Veteran's Park in Long Prairie, MN.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 1/10/2012 7:18:00 AM
Waymark Code: WMDFQX
Views: 6

Long Description:
A replica of a band shell originally constructed in 1927 at Lee Park in Long Prairie that can hold a 30-piece band is now situated in Veteran's Park in Long Prairie, MN. The bandshell once was the site of community concerts, picnics and such. Now located within the park, it offers a look into the past. Also in the park are numerous veteran's memorials including a five story tall Iwo Jima mural, replica Statue of Liberty, Korean, Vietnam, Women in War and other stunning Veterans Memorial. Lots of park benches to sit and take in the larger than life memorials to those that made America free.

There is an information sign at the foot of the bandshell detailing the bandshells history. Golden eagles rest at the foot of the stairs and on top of the roof.
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Bandshell Webpage: [Web Link]

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When visiting a waymark, please take pictures that clearly show the bandshell. If you have pictures with yourself in the bandshell, that would be great too. Also, tell us a little about your visit. It's optional, but if you attended a performance here, tell us about it.
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