Tampa, Florida: Rooftop Dragon

Metal dragon sculpture in an oriental style, perhaps 30-ft. long, on the roof of a jewelry store.

Address:
3420 West Kennedy, Tampa, FL
Directions:
On Kennedy Blvd between Lincoln and Himes Aves.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Rooftop Dragon

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Dragon on the roof.

Rooftop Dragon

We went looking for the dragon while in Tampa. It's still there and still bright. We couldn't find anyone to tell us about it, so I took some pictures and left.

[Bordeauxbarb, 01/30/2020]

Dragon on the roof.

Large Rooftop Dragon

Spotted a bright metal sculpture, possibly chrome-plated, on the roof of a one-story strip of stores on the south side of Kennedy Blvd. Seems to be part of Associated Watch and Jewelry (treasures worth a dragon's protection!). The statue is estimated to be 30 feet long.

[RoadsideAmerica.com Team, 03/08/2011]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Futuro UFO House Atop a Strip ClubFuturo UFO House Atop a Strip Club, Tampa, FL - 1 mi.
"Babe's Longest Homer" Marker, Tampa, FL - 2 mi.
Anti-Gravity MonumentAnti-Gravity Monument, Tampa, FL - 2 mi.
In the region:
Muffler Man - 50th Street, Tampa, FL - 6 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights on Roadside America

Map and Plan Your Own Roadside Adventure ...Try My Sights

Mobile Apps

Roadside America app: iPhone, iPad Roadside America app for iPhone, iPad. On-route maps, 1,000s of photos, special research targets! ...More

Roadside Presidents app: iPhone, iPad Roadside Presidents app for iPhone, iPad. POTUS landmarks, oddities. ...More

Florida Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Arm of Stonewall Jackson, Fredericksburg, Virginia (Nov 22-28, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now