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Helium Monument, Amarillo

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Monument · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • If you have a few minutes to spare or visiting the botanical garden, stop by the monument. It only will take you about 5 minutes to see and is free.  more »
  • We had some time to kill while in town so we stopped at the Helium Monument. While it wasn’t my date’s first choice we had the extra time so we figured why not. It was interesting and unique and...  more »
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  • Took my son here a few years ago. It was neat to see how far apart the capsules were dated and it really makes you think. Lots will have changed and the people opening these will think, we're so outdated! Really neat place to randomly stop if you're driving around that area.
  • Beautiful monument and plaques commemorating the discovery of helium and the story behind it all. Located in a park with ample parking, free. Definitely a must see in the area. Perfect for science nerds and regular nerds, too.

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