Metropolis, Illinois: Doctor Who TARDIS (Closed)

An old-style London police call box that's also a time machine, an icon of the British TV series "Dr. Who." Built by Will Bruhn, it once drew attention to his comic shop, but has retired to Wil's front yard, no longer publicly accessible.
Directions:
After the comic book shop closed, the statue was moved and no longer encourages visitors.
Hours:
Private property.
Status:
Closed

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Doctor Who TARDIS

The comic book store that had the Doctor Who TARDIS in Metropolis has gone out of business. The owner of the Superman museum told us that we could visit the TARDIS in the front yard of the store's former owner. The yard fence has been modified so that people can see the TARDIS and take pictures, but the owner's privacy should be respected.

[Kirby Bartlett-Sloan, 03/26/2016]

April 2016: The TARDIS is no longer a publicly accessible attraction, and the owner told us nothing has been modified to encourage visitors. It's on private property.

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Doctor Who TARDIS with Sound and Light

Found it by accident.

[Sha, 07/03/2014]

Nothing happens by accident when it involves time travel apparatus! This Dr. Who TARDIS was built by local comic store owner Will Bruhn; the booth interior is rigged with lights, sounds and special shake effects.

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