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The Big Duncan Phyfe Chair

near 401 E Main St & Salem St, Thomasville, NC 27360
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Fun Stop in Thomasville

I really enjoyed finding the Big Chair in Thomasville! The flowers and surrounding grounds look... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dukefan86
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Morrisville, North Carolina
Be on the Lookout for This Landmark

As we were driving downtown today, we enjoyed the sight of this unique landmark. In the area are... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Nancy D
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High Point, North Carolina
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  • Average15%
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near 401 E Main St & Salem St, Thomasville, NC 27360
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed finding the Big Chair in Thomasville! The flowers and surrounding grounds look nice and well kept. It was a fun stop as I explored the area!

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

As we were driving downtown today, we enjoyed the sight of this unique landmark. In the area are various landscaped esplanades, a clock tower, and this beautiful gigantic chair. The esplanade that it is on is attractive and fully landscaped . The sidewalk leading up...More

Thank Nancy D
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

When I was out taking my morning walk,I stopped & looked at the Chair, thinking how beautiful it was.

Thank Lisa E
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Though you can see that the town is in a beautiful state of decay and decadence, it's inspiring to see this monument to the industry that once brought prosperity here. The chair is really huge. You kinda have to see it to understand. It's situated...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

A Must Photo Shot! This iconic Big Chair is an adorable attraction, and for your friends who haven't seen this oversized wonder, they will enjoy the sight.

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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

It is a chair. Has about 4 legs. Has a place to sit. Has a back. That's it. It is a chair. Just kind of a chair.

Thank rawband
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely groundseafing to the. Hair. Lovely flowers every season. Acrids2tje syree is a lively fountain. Perfect setting for pictures. Great when studying the state. The pictures made the state pronect unique as most people go around and not through the town. Cute depot a stroll...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Wonderful quaint town with lots of historic sites. The big chair is in the historic district of Thomasville right next to the oldest train depot

Thank Junkingretiree
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

The chair is a throw back to when furniture was actually made in North Carolina. It is quaint, fun to see and a landmark for anyone in the area.

Thank Wanda C
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

If you are in the area, I think you should check out this fun and free conversation piece. We had heard about this giant Duncan Phyfe Chair, but had not seen it in person. The area is nicely landscaped. You can get out and walk...More

Thank Nancy D
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