Historic Market Street in Metropolis, Illinois

Oct 7, 2017 - Superman with laser beam on Market Street, Metropolis, IL/photonews247.com
Historic Market Street in Metropolis, Illinois
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METROPOLIS, IL – When you take a stroll down Market Street (AKA Main Street) in the small town of Metropolis (pop 6,465) you will see a locally-owned businesses and other services nestled inside the historic buildings.

Market Street starts at Superman Square where a 15 ft. Superman statue looks directly down Market Street.

Metropolis is known as the Home of Superman, a main tourist attraction for the quaint town with a Superman Museum to boot.

The Ohio River is just a couple of blocks south and is known for its breathtaking views around sunset.

SOURCES: metropolistourism.com | supermancelebration.net | wikipedia.org | cityofmetropolis.com | metropolischamber.com

Ohio River from Metropolis, Illinois

Mar 8, 2017 - Bank of the Ohio River from Harrah's Metropolis/photonews247.com
Ohio River from Metropolis, Illinois
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METROPOLIS, IL – The Ohio River runs 981 miles through six states starting in Pennsylvania and down through Illinois. The Ohio River then joins the Mississippi River near the city of Cairo, Illinois.

This photos below are views of the Ohio River from Harrah’s parking lot in Metropolis, Illinois – the home of Superman.