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A little free history down at the Miss.

The murals on the flood wall are nicely done and carry historical information - enough, but not too... read more

Reviewed yesterday
John M
Jefferson City, Missouri
A Must-see in Cape Girardeau

You can't visit Cape Girardeau without stopping to see the Missouri Wall of Fame. Incredible... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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Mural depicting 45 famous Missourians.
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Reviewed yesterday

The murals on the flood wall are nicely done and carry historical information - enough, but not too much. It is a pleasant way to spend a half hour or so as you stroll through history.

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You can't visit Cape Girardeau without stopping to see the Missouri Wall of Fame. Incredible artwork paintings along the the length of the river flood wall depicting famous individuals born in Missouri. Stations along the walk with information placards detailing the individuals. Very interesting and...More

Thank us85na
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very colorful. Interesting that those portrayed are Missouri natives. Not what I would call refined representations. Do I recall that they formerly more 2-colors only?

Thank WayneMcPherson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was very impressed by the wall and its painting representing the history of the area with the year above them. I wish I had more time to study each one.

Thank Kathy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super cool to see all the wonderful art work painted on this 1/4mile or so wall. Great history lesson.

Thank kcwifle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When the weather is nice, it's great to walk by the river and check out the flood wall. It covers historical events and famous people from the area.

Thank Olivia C
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The Wall of Fame is a nice addition to a visit to the river. The details of the wall provide some interesting details on famous Missourians. Worth a few more min of time if you are downtown, not something I would go way out of...More

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This art display is very interesting. It certainly livens up a wall instead of leaving it blank!!! It has been added to over the last few years.

Thank Kathy L
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I love how locals painted the history for all to see and educate on the walls. It made the blah concrete walls a site for tourists and locals alike to visit and be proud of.

Thank CyndiLynnB
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the wall of fame . It is neat. I did not know all of those people came from MO. Definitely a good place to see and through a couple cold ones back. Merica🇺🇸

Thank Pyorrhea
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