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A lovely statue in a nice setting.

We visited the statue when a bus load of students were also visiting. It was a wonderful time with... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
nanadel
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Eldon, Missouri
Great little town to explore.

Great little town to explore. Love the history of Hannibal. The people are friendly. Nice three... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Nancy H
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Hannibal, MO
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

We visited the statue when a bus load of students were also visiting. It was a wonderful time with the students interacting around the statue and expressing their interest.

Thank nanadel
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Great little town to explore. Love the history of Hannibal. The people are friendly. Nice three day weekend.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn statue is located at the foot of the stairway that leads to the lighthouse. The area around the statue is nicely landscaped.

Thank Beatriz121
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Hannibal in July during the annual Tom Sawyer Days is the time to go! Mud volleyball championships, whitewashing races, Tom and Becky contests, etc.

Thank Oldwrestlingcoach
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Our boys enjoyed climbing on to the statue and having their photos taken. Bit of and uphill walk to get there.

Thank Helena L
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Neat statue in downtown Hannibal! A must see for all statue fans! Check it out when you're in Hannibal and take some fun pictures with the boys!

Thank StanDubar
Reviewed 4 April 2017

If you hike up Cardiff Hill, you'll see this statue whether you intend to or not! It's at the base of the hill and overlooks the Mississippi River. This is - of course - a necessary stop for folks on a Mark Twain pilgrimage.

Thank aneal
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

You can stand next to the statute and have your picture taken. I loved to read Mark Twain's books when I was young so it feels great to be here in person and walk the streets and see the Mississippi River.

Thank david_hance_iowa
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

My 9 and 11 year old hiked all the way from the statue to the lighthouse. Great view of Main Street and miss river. Take the time to just strolll through town at sunset it's worth it.

Thank bobbymoore13
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Great photo op for family and friends. Located at end of historical main st preceding stairs to lighthouse. Beautifully done to reflect Twain's history.

Thank TKuberski
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Truthseeker41
What is the address of Tom & Huck's statue, and where is Riverview Park?
16 August 2015|
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Response from Terry G | Reviewed this property |
The Tom & Huck's memorial garden is located in the centre of Hanibal opposite the junction of Main and North St. If you drive into the centre of Hanibal and look for the Mark Twain diner which has a veru high sing with a... More
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