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Sergeant Floyd Monument

S. Lewis Blvd, Sioux City, IA
+1 712-279-0198
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Not sure how to rate this, as it was raining so hard on the day we planned to go that we didn't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Layton, Utah
Beautiful view

You can see many sites from this location. There are maps of the landscape that are surprisingly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Des Moines, IA
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S. Lewis Blvd, Sioux City, IA
+1 712-279-0198
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure how to rate this, as it was raining so hard on the day we planned to go that we didn't dare go up to it. It's on the top of a hill and looks very impressive. We wanted to go look at the...More

Thank Go2theZoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can see many sites from this location. There are maps of the landscape that are surprisingly accurate considering how things change over the years.

Thank itsme018
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I was surprised by how moved I was by this memorial to the only member of the Lewis & Clark expedition to die during their travels (of appendicitis, no less!). Wonderful vista of South Dakota and Nebraska from this Iowa monument. Beautifully maintained as well,...More

Thank Rhuadh
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We didn't expect a lot from the Sergeant Floyd Monument, and it met our expectations. It memorializes a man who died of appendicitis as part of the Lewis and Clark expedition. The monument has plaques that give some of the history of the expedition, a...More

Thank John V
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Husband & I stopped to check this out. Loved the view, like the story, but unfortunately we interrupted a deal of some sort when we pulled up. The story boards are faded and need replaced.

Thank Carla D
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We visited Sergeant Floyd Monument yesterday. It was amazing! The monument is huge! The view is amazing! Great kiosks, describing the Lewis and Clark Expedition in detail! I recommend this as a "must see" if you are traveling on I29.

Thank Dabooklady
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to visit at night. The city lights look great from this view. This is also a great place to read about the adventures of Lewis and Clark. My kids call it the big pencil and like to go here to...More

Thank MelissaDJE
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I have driven by the monument for many years. I decided to stop on my way home to SD. The view is very neat to look over the river and city. The history of Charles Floyd is a mini history lesson for everyone. Very enjoyable....More

Thank Delana K
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We have seen the obelisk several times on our trips to South Dakota from Missouri, and always said we should stop, but never had. I am so glad we finally did. This is a quick, informative stop with a beautiful view. The area is well...More

Thank SamanthaAnn14
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is another FREE place to visit that mostly offers a great view into Nebraska and South Dakota, and is a must for Lewis & Clark history buffs.

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