Coralville, Iowa: Firefighter and 9/11 Memorial

The state firefighter memorial was dedicated in 1994. There is a visitor center and memorial wall listing fallen firefighters. A 9/11 memorial features a beam fragment from the Sept. 11, 2001 WTC tower collapse.

Iowa Firefighters Memorial

Address:
1370 1st Ave., Coralville, IA
Directions:
Iowa Firefighters Memorial, NE of town, I-80 exit 242, off N Liberty Rd NE just north of the cemetery.
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World Trade Center beam.

Firefighter Memorial

The state firefighter memorial is a great place to stop and stretch. It has two things to see: the statue of a firefighter and a piece of the World Trade Center.

[Rebecca Keeler, 08/21/2015]

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