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This was our first time visiting the Norwegian lady exhibit in Virginia Beach. We've visited for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Madison, Wisconsin
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I have always had a fondness for this statue and the story behind her replica. I was glad to see... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Andrea K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time visiting the Norwegian lady exhibit in Virginia Beach. We've visited for years but hadn't stopped until this year. It's a wonderfully historic preservation and beautifully sculpted. There are lines that form waiting to take pictures beside it but they move...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2018

I have always had a fondness for this statue and the story behind her replica. I was glad to see and read the history of the shipwrecks.

Thank Andrea K
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Summer nights there is a story teller that tells about the Norwegian lady. Family friendly. Photography welcome.

Thank purtie26
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We stumbled upon this statue while walking along the boardwalk...having never known that it exists. It is very detailed & the inscription is very moving. Definitely worth taking the time to check it out.

Thank Bob O
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is truly educational and should be read and seen by all the visitors to Virginia Beach. The shipwreck discussed in this monument is important.

Thank journeymaid48
Reviewed 13 June 2018

This statue is amazing! We took pictures with her. It is right on the boardwalk. Who ever did this staute did a fabolous job on it. You can tell a lot of detail was put into it.

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

An impressive statue along the Virginia Beach boardwalk. Be sure to read the plaque located a few steps from the statue. It provides the history of the shipwrecked Dictator and the story of how the memorial came to be many years later, along with the...More

Thank GoLeafs85
Reviewed 30 May 2018

The Virginia Beach boardwalk has some interesting things to look at while enjoying a walk, and this is one of them. This statue commemorated a ship wreck and lives lost from an accident back in the 1800's.

Thank rduinc
Reviewed 29 May 2018

A lovely statue standing on a granite base on the west side of the boardwalk facing the sea. The statue was sent by the people of Moss, Norway to commemorate the wreck of the ship "Dictator' on March 27, 1891. The bronze plaque on the...More

Thank Zeke T
Reviewed 12 May 2018

this statue, is a must see, great for pictures, easy to find. Great piece of history. Kids will enjoy

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