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Stiffy Green the Bulldog

1411 S 6th St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-1114
+1 812-235-9717
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Stiffy Has Moved

Visiting Stiffy was a must-do activity when we were teenagers Stiffy was located in a local... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lindamV5370UM
A great legend..and a good reason to see the museum lots of local history.

John G. Heinhl died in 1921, and the story goes that his loyal pet, a bulldog, refused to leave him... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Charles W
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Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
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1 week ago
“Stiffy Has Moved”
May 8, 2018
“A great legend..and a good reason to see the museum lots of local history.”
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1411 S 6th St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-1114
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Stiffy was a must-do activity when we were teenagers Stiffy was located in a local cemetery, in the mausoleum of his owner. Sadly, people tried to break into the mausoleum and Stiffy had to be moved. He now resides in the Terre Haute Historical...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

John G. Heinhl died in 1921, and the story goes that his loyal pet, a bulldog, refused to leave him -- even after Heinhl was placed in the family mausoleum at Highland Lawn when i was a kid we would go peek into the Heinhil...More

1  Thank Charles W
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Didn't get to see as is housed inside a historical society place that was closed when we were there but we did see the tomb that his master is buried in 😊

Thank Murphy512
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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Our son attends college in the area at Rose-Hulman. He told us about seeing Stiffy. During our last Parents' Weekend we visited Stiffy. Interesting story and display!

Thank 3CtheUSA
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Reviewed 22 April 2016

On my very first visit to Terre Haute my boyfriend (now my husband) took me to the cemetery and told me took look in the window at Stiffy Green. Of course then they drove off and left me in the cemetery. So he has always...More

3  Thank surfinginflorida
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

What's not to love about a ghostly dog? Stuffy is great. I remember my mother telling me about him out at Highland Cemetery. I am a ghost hunter and love local legends my family enjoyed this as well.

1  Thank Shane C
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

A local legend is preserved by the VCHS and has a complete display set up to resemble the original burial vault.

2  Thank Hoosierfan55
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Reviewed 2 December 2015

i seen this place as a kid. and i took my kids there to see it aswell.. they loved it.. its a wonderful place and the people are so wonderful

1  Thank Shelby L
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Reviewed 21 September 2015

Delightful, ghosty story about a Terre Haute icon. He is exhibited in the Historical Museum in a mock mausoleum.

3  Thank Monmimi
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Reviewed 28 October 2014

Stiffy Green Is a Terre Haute legend. Stiffy Green as legend says was an actual bulldog that was mummified and placed in his beloved owners mausoleum. It is worth a trip to visit Stiffy Green and see his glowing green eyes.

13  Thank RockyRaccoon1968
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