New York, New York: Big Fishing Lure (Gone)

A perfectly proportioned three-hooked lure hangs in the alcove above a reflecting pond at South Street Seaport.

Directions:
Water Street at Pearl, under an alcove above a reflecting pond at the South Street Seaport area of lower Manhattan. You have to look up to see outside of the Duane Reade drug store.
Hours:
2019: Gone
Status:
Gone

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Giant fishing lure.

Giant Fishing Lure

This is one of the city's most a-lure-ing attractions! The giant, perfectly proportioned, 3 hooked silver lure looks very lonely and out of place in the alcove above a reflecting pond. But it is a great find that thousands of people pass every day and never notice. A good site to impress your friends with your observation skills while visiting the South Street Seaport area of lower Manhattan.

[Phil Pasquini, 08/16/2009]

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