Wilmington, Illinois: Gemini Giant: Space Age Muffler Man

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Address:
810 E. Baltimore St., Wilmington, IL
Directions:
East edge of town, on the north side of E. Baltimore St./Route 66.
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
Major Fun
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Gemini Giant.

Gemini Giant: Space Age Muffler Man
Outfitted for short-sleeved space travel, this fiberglass giant has guarded the Launching Pad drive-in on Route 66 since 1965. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [05/05/2017]
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Gemini Giant.

Gemini Giant: Space Age Muffler Man

This Muffler Man seems a bit rough, the paint a bit cracked here and there, but other than that still in good shape! The restaurant (Launching Pad) is closed and for sale.

[Gin, 07/28/2017]

Launching Pad Muffler Man.

Gemini Giant - Space Age Muffler Man

The Gemini Giant is still there, although the Launching Pad restaurant stands empty.

[Sheila, 09/29/2016]
Gemini Giant

The Gemini Giant and the Launching Pad Restaurant will be going to auction on April 8, 2016. This is a sad time for the people of Wilmington who hope so much for a miracle!

[Maria Plese, 03/04/2016]

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