Henderson, Minnesota: Purple Tribute to Prince

Photo-friendly purple palette tribute to Prince -- statue, mural, bench, street sign, and various runes. On the main street in town, which appeared in the film "Purple Rain."

Address:
522 Hwy 19 Blvd, Henderson, MN
Directions:
West edge of downtown. On the north side of main street (Hwy 19 Blvd) just east of its intersection with N. 6th St.
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Prince Tribute.

Prince Tribute

Mural and statue tribute is to the singer Prince. A portion of his movie, Purple Rain, was filmed in Henderson.

[Sonja, 04/27/2021]

The statue is a recent addition to this purple perfect paean.

Prince Place.

Prince Tribute

Henderson has a tribute to the late Prince, replete with a mural of his royal Purpleness leaning on the iconic Little Red Corvette with his signature guitar, standing in front of First Ave. There is also a bench, a street intersection sign, and his symbol and likeness plastered about. Some scenes from Purple Rain were filmed around this small town just southwest of Minneapolis.

[Seth H, 02/11/2019]

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