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Address: 425 York St, Newport, KY 41071-1639
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Now is the Time for that

Nice reminder of all we need to be thankful for . This is a Huge swinging Bell . This is one of twenty Peace Bell's around the world. It's 12 feet in diameter and weighs 66... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Christine S
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Cincinnati
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good stop for a site see. Good photo opt. Had a memorial to those lost on September 11th. Close to busy intersection. If you take small children keep a close eye on them.

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Cincinnati
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Nice reminder of all we need to be thankful for . This is a Huge swinging Bell . This is one of twenty Peace Bell's around the world. It's 12 feet in diameter and weighs 66 thousand pounds .Located at 425 York Street. Guided tours are available Monday through Friday 10 to 4 for $ 1 .00 Something to see... More 

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Thank Christine S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This is one very large bell ... neat to see if you are in Newport and wandering around checking things out. Not something to go out of your way for - a neat attraction if you are already nearby.

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Cynthiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Nice symbol of freedom and peace. You are invited to view, touch and ring the bell for peace. There is a memorial to firefighters there as well. It is within walking distance to Newport on the Levee and Newport Aquarium.

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1 Thank Cathy B
Las Vegas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I only saw this from the cab riding back into the city! It looked neat and I would like to stop there and check it out better next time!

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

Wonderful! And 5 minutes next to the Newport on the Levy, great food and the Aquarium. Recommend the World Peace Bell to all in area, what a great experience.

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Thank Jack C
Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

There's not a lot to do here, but it is worth a 10-15 minute stop if you are in the neighborhood to see and read about the bell.

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2 Thank Deb022
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

World Peace Bell is the largest swinging bell in the world.The bell swings and rings every day at 11:55 AM. Two miniature World Trade Center towers and a memorial to firefighters lost that day.

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Thank IllinoisKate1
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

I enjoyed seeing this huge bell. It is a wonderful symbol representing peace. The bell is located in Newport, Kentucky within reasonable walking distance of other attractions like the Newport Aquarium and Newport on the Levee. I think the best time to arrive is when the visitor center is open and one can actually go across a walkway to the... More 

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Thank James G
Euclid, Ohio
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Can't miss seeing this huge bell if you are in downtown Newport....it's huge! Was interesting to see it & read the history of this bell.

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