Danbury, Connecticut: World's Tallest Uncle Sam

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Danbury Railway Museum

Address:
120 White St., Danbury, CT
Directions:
In the parking lot of the Danbury Railway Museum. Downtown, on the corner of Patriot Drive and White St.
Hours:
Lit at night. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
RA Rates:
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World's Tallest Uncle Sam

America's Uncle towers over wherever he happens to stand, which for now is the parking lot of a train museum.

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Uncle Sam.

Uncle Sam Statue

Newly restored and returned to Danbury after many years in upstate New York. Now located at the Danbury Railway Museum. He originally stood at the Danbury Fair from 1969 to 1981. 35 feet tall. Almost complete but not quite; the city still needs to install Uncle Sam's cane.

[Mark Savoia, 05/27/2019]

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In the region:
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, NY - 30 mi.

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