Synxis - Waverly, IA
Quirky Tourist Attractions in or near Iowa
While in Iowa, you might enjoy a visit to:
Pat Acton builds impressively-detailed, giant models of buildings, spaceships, whatever, out of hundreds of thousands of wooden matchsticks.
For 63 years Ed ran the general store in this tiny town, and he never threw away anything. Including his dead cat. Now the town has taken it upon itself to sort through the mess and turn it into a museum.
Site of the last performance of rockers Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and The Big Bopper, before their plane crashed nearby. Preserved as it looked in 1959. See the Big Bopper's briefcase of doom, and the pay phone where Buddy and Ritchie made their last phone calls.
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Waverly Hotel ChainsQuality Inn
Cities Near WaverlyCedar Falls
Hospitals & Medical Care FacilitiesWaverly Health Ctr Health
Universities & CollegesWartburg College Human Rsrcs
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