Latrobe, Pennsylvania: Sit with Mr. Rogers

Bronze Mr. Rogers, wearing his cardigan sweater and tennis shoes, sits next to an open spot on a park bench. Unveiled Dec. 2016. Latrobe was Fred Rogers' hometown.

Address:
Jefferson St., Latrobe, PA
Directions:
Downtown, next to an outdoor fountain in a little park on the northwest corner of Hwy 981/Main St. and Jefferson St.
Admission:
Free
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Sit with Mr. Rogers

The statue of Mr. Rogers is tucked away in a shady area behind the fountain at the corner of Jefferson and Main Streets. It made me feel special, and I couldn't help but hum "It's a beautiful day in the neighborhood..."

[Elizabethanne Murray, 08/08/2017]

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