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Pony Express Monument

9th and Frederick Streets, Saint Joseph, MO 64501
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The statue captures the essence of the Pony Express enterprise. But in order to fully appreciate... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
The Netherlands
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This monument sits in the center of St Joe and is in the middle of a small green area. It is very... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2017
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9th and Frederick Streets, Saint Joseph, MO 64501
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

The statue captures the essence of the Pony Express enterprise. But in order to fully appreciate the story behind the statue I suggest that you first visit the Pony Express Museum, which is a couple of miles down the road. While you are at the...More

Thank WStatesTraveler
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

This monument sits in the center of St Joe and is in the middle of a small green area. It is very easy to get to and a quick stop is all that is needed to see it and take some photos. It is right...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Great museum with lots of history! Wonderful for the littles to experience as well! I MUST SEE! Great attractions and interactive activities.

Thank Ekekla08
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The monument is a slice of the old west history. It shows a rider on his horse delivering mail between St. Joseph and California.

Thank DenLin120394
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I stopped here to see this larger than life tribute to the Pony Express riders. The Pony Express started in St. Joseph, Missouri and ended in Sacramento, California. This statue is at the intersection of four roads in downtown St. Joseph. The area around the...More

Thank DDay1959
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Right in the center of town, it was a neat photo opportunity! There wasn't any parking nearby, so we parked in the Taco Bell parking lot and then walked across the street to take photos.

Thank producerkoof
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Always take guests here to get their pic! They just re-did the grounds so it looks really nice. Pictures are impressive #ponyexpress

Thank Elishia C
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The 4 plaques around this wonderful monument really give the information about the pony express. The monument of the pony express rider and horse is very life-like. Street parking next to it.

Thank jbwhitehouse
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

For sure, if you're into anything pony express, there are lots of monuments and statues across western missouri.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Saint Joseph Missouri was the start of the Pony Express! This is a must see statue that really brings the Pony Express to life! You can take photos of the statue from each direction. There is street parking right next to it. I was puzzled...More

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Jeffery P
13 August 2017|
Response from jehenson81 | Reviewed this property |
One block over there is a parking lot. It is where the huge Pony Express mural is.