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Miamisburg, Ohio: Indian with Dripping Hand

A low-flow fountain of a bronze Indian kneeling at the (imagined) Miami River. Water drips from his fingers when it isn't winter.

10 N. 1st St., Miamisburg, OH
Downtown, in front of city hall, on the east side of N. 1st St. just north of its intersection with OH-725/E. Central Ave.
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Indian with Dripping Hand

If you're unfamiliar with Miamisburg, be sure and watch for the many one-way streets. Our GPS nearly steered us into disaster a couple of times getting downtown.

[Kitsa, 03/08/2021]

Miami River water Indian.

Watering Indian

Statue of a kneeling Indian with water running from his fingers, in front of Miamisburg city hall.

[Stephen Francia, 04/30/2020]

Marie Barbera created the dripping Indian fountain in 2002. It captures the moment when a pre-Columbian Indian knelt at the Miami River and decided that this would be a good place to live. Indians eventually built the second largest conical mound in eastern North America here.

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Miamisburg Burial MoundMiamisburg Burial Mound, Miamisburg, OH - 1 mi.
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In the region:
Pancakes and Pigs Sculpture of Goodness, Cincinnati, OH - 34 mi.

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