We Bet You Didn’t Know That Iowa Was Home To One Of The Only Giant Obelisks In North America

You’re driving along the road in Iowa when suddenly you see an impossible sight over the horizon. Could that be the Washington Monument? No, you didn’t teleport from the midwest to the east coast – you’ve stumbled upon one of Iowa’s most unique sites. Follow in the footsteps of countless others and explore the Sergeant Floyd Monument, one of the only giant obelisks in North America.

Have you gotten to visit the Sergeant Floyd Monument in Sioux City? Let us know all about your experience and the best photo opportunities in the comments section. Make sure to visit the monument’s website with the National Parks Service to learn all about this slice of American history.

Address: Sergeant Floyd Monument, 2601 S Lewis Blvd, Sioux City, IA 51103, USA