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World Peace Bell

425 York St, Newport, KY 41071-1639
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Nice Sound

This bell is Newport center with a parking lot next to it. I visited the park-like area next to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Abby G
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Big Bell

Interesting, large bell. Would have liked to hear it ring. Within salking distance of a shopping... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
captcalculus
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Washington, West Virginia
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good13%
  • Average47%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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425 York St, Newport, KY 41071-1639
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This bell is Newport center with a parking lot next to it. I visited the park-like area next to the bell to listen to the Pete Wagner Orchestra. There is a building next to it that seemed to have restrooms or something going on inside,...More

Thank Abby G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting, large bell. Would have liked to hear it ring. Within salking distance of a shopping mall and across the street from the courthouse.

Thank captcalculus
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Bell is BIG missed it being chimed by 1 day. Very well displayed for all to see. Information sheets on the bell are at the doors to the Building. This is so well done and impressive that it is worth a visit..

Thank LennyV28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice memorial to the First Responders of 9/11. Lets always remember their bravery and their loved ones. The Peace inscription on the walkway was fitting for the Memorial. A must ser ehen in Downtown

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This exhibit/display is outdoors in a small park setting. Surrounded with screen metal enclosure, The bell is large and I can only assume that it rings too.

Thank labrador47
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I mean we just walked by, it's a bell... it's big what more is there to say? it doesn't have a crack?

Thank Lunchlady90
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I just happen to be walking by and visited, as it were. I don't think it was originally on my bucket list, but I added it and then lined it out rather quickly. I wished I knew at the time, that it rings everyday at...More

Thank Roger R
Reviewed 24 April 2017 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.

Thank John Sandi W
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...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 21 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.

Thank AmyLynn1980
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