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Would Mary really throw her hat for a Pedicab?[Bob Fried, 11/24/2011]
- 505 Nicollet, Minneapolis, MN
- Downtown, in the glass-enclosed Visitor Center on the southeast corner of S. 5th St. and the Nicollet pedestrian mall, which is midway between Hennepin and S. Marquette Ave.
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Disappointing, but she's in front of Macy's if you need to pick up anything.[Mark, 05/31/2011]
The Mary Tyler Moore Statue is in front of Macy's in downtown Minneapolis.[Christopher Schmitt, 04/10/2011]
In downtown Minneapolis there is a statue to honor the news girl [Mary Richards] from the Mary Tyler Moore show. Statue has her throwing her hat, made famous from the opening titles of the show.
There is also a trolley car that can take you to and from the Mall of America.[Greg Pfaff, 06/24/2007]
One the TV Land series of important moments in sitcom television.
- Minneapolis, Minnesota - Mary Tyler Moore Statue
A bronze statue of Mary Tyler Moore adorns the front of Macy's Department Store in Minneapolis. The famous scene of her tossing her hat in the air is forever immortalized in bronze. The plaque states, "Who can turn the world on with her smile."[Marci, 11/10/2006]