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Educational and attractive Wall-of-Famers

The Missouri Wall of Fame is not an event, per se, but large wall art you can view as you are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
411Shirley
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Seattle
Great History of Missouri and Cape Girardeau.

If you stroll to downtown Cape Girardeau, take a few minutes to walk the flood wall and admire some... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
James B
,
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
via mobile
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Mural depicting 45 famous Missourians.
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Water Street, Cape Girardeau, MO
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Missouri Wall of Fame is not an event, per se, but large wall art you can view as you are walking along Water Street in Cape Girardeau. As the name implies, the large painted walls highlight famous folks from Missouri!

Thank 411Shirley
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

If you stroll to downtown Cape Girardeau, take a few minutes to walk the flood wall and admire some famous Missourians and the artwork honoring them. Very interesting and educational.

Thank James B
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We enjoyed walking along The Missouri Wall of Fame today on our way to see the "Nina" and the "Pinta" replica's of Christopher Columbus' ships. They were docked just past this wall, along the mighty Mississippi River.The Columbus Foundation has scheduled stops for these ships...More

Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This area is well maintained the the artwork always looks fresh. So much history along the different scenes that are painted along the walkway. It's also interesting in seeing the different flood levels and the years that they had happened.

1  Thank Joe S
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Great place to see and do. Great history of cape Girardeau! The painting is well done and descriptive. Children and adults would enjoy. Must be able to walk on flat surface for 3-4 blocks.

1  Thank Pamela G
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A nice walk with a history lesson that makes you proud to be from Missouri. The mural is wonderful for kids and adults of any age.

1  Thank Denise C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I always enjoy bringing out of town guests to see this! The mural is beautiful, the history is interesting, and it's always fun seeing the tow boats pushing barges up and down the Might Mississippi River!

1  Thank DHGCHT
Reviewed 25 August 2017

So much talent "birthed" in this state! I was most impressed by the number of literary stars who hailed from Missouri - from Samuel Clemens to Laura Ingalls Wilder, Tennessee Williams to Maya Angelou. A president, scientists, journalists, movie stars, outlaws, sports stars - the...More

1  Thank pucgal
Reviewed 24 August 2017

My family recently visited Cape Girardeau and stayed in a downtown apartment. The downtown area is a nice area for strolling, shopping, and eating while visiting. This mural is next to the Mississippi River and railroad tracks. There is no charge to visit and it's...More

1  Thank Gerie K
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The wall is a nice enough place to take a walk, but it is just a set of murals with little else. Often the people represented don't have the most direct ties to Missouri. Nice, yes. If you're already in Cape, see it. I wouldn't...More

Thank Johanna H
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