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Boll Weevil Monument
Ranked #3 of 13 things to do in Enterprise
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Owner description: Statue erected in 1919 in honor of the boll weevil, which bought both destruction and renewal to local farmers.
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

So, the monument isn't really a tourist destination. It's no Statue of Liberty or anything remotely close. It's a monument in the middle of the road that pays homage to the boll weevil. It's worth a drive through town, if you're in the area. It's interesting and quirky, which I highly enjoy.

Thank AmberAmber27
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Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

It's a pretty cool monument but lacks access and not large enough to warrant any kind of awe factor. I can only imagine that this would be an ideal Pokemon stop, so it may get a boost of visitors and perhaps the city can enhance the display with a light show or decorations throughout the year to entice visitors to the area. I'm pulling for the city of progress as I just purchased my first home here.

Thank Kenneth V
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

Visited friends for dinner and walked around the town. In the center of the main street there is a statue of a lady holding up a boll weevil. This was fun as to do. Just a little ole' boll weevil. This is one of those things you do so that you can tell others you had your photo taken with a boll weevil statue - too funny.

Thank 50StatesBucketlist
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Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Enterprise has a lovely Downtown from the streets adorned with the American Flags and hanging planters.

Cute shops, Boil Weevil Monument, Building Murals, and cute Restaurants.

It is quaint and lovely!

Thank Carolinas704
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Reviewed August 5, 2016

Not like there is much to see, but it is a unique monument to the agricultural pest, the Boll Weevil. It's in the middle of the intersection so getting up close is tricky

Thank Wyosoldier
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