Kachina Statue one of World’s Tallest Statues

on September 8, 2006

At 39 feet tall, the kachina statue built 40 years ago near Carefree (pop. 2,927) is one of the world’s tallest. It recognizes the tradition of the Hopi people, who carved doll-like statues, known as kachinas, as representations of the spirit world.

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