Ames, Iowa: World's Largest Concrete Gnome15-foot-tall Gnome statue is the star of Reiman Gardens at Iowa State University.
- 1407 University Blvd, Ames, IA
- Reiman Gardens, just south of the football stadium. From US Hwy 30 exit north onto University Blvd. You can see the Gardens immediately by looking north. Then take a left at the second stoplight into the stadium parking lot.
- Daily 9 am - 4:30 pm, 9 am - 6 pm in summer (Call to verify)
- RA Rates:
- Worth a Detour
World's Largest Concrete Gnome: In the world of real, living gnomes, gigantism is a fatal defect. You'd get stuck crawling into your tree. You'd be easily spotted and either eaten by some forest carnivore, or captured and probed by some mad scientist or aspiring P.T. Barnum. [04/11/2010] Complete Story...
Visitor Tips and News About World's Largest Concrete Gnome
The price of admission is totally worth it! The gnome sits in an amazing garden center which is great to explore![Jenny, 04/23/2012]
The World's Tallest Concrete Gnome is at Iowa State University in Reiman Gardens.[Jack Steck, 06/22/2010]