Metropolis, Illinois: Lois Lane in Bronze

Comic book ace reporter Lois Lane is immortalized in a bronze statue just three blocks from a towering fiberglass statue of The Man of Steel.

Lois Lane Statue

Address:
W. 8th St., Metropolis, IL
Directions:
Downtown, on the northeast corner of W. 8th and Market Sts, between the chiropractor and the bank. Three blocks north of the Superman statue.
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Plaque wall.

Lois Lane Statue

The bronze statue of Superman's Lois Lane is sheltered by a brick wall with appreciative plaques. On corner of 8th and Market Street.

[Dr. Cindy Boyles, 03/17/2015]

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