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Austin, Texas: 40-Foot-Long Nessie, Lake Monster

A 40-ft. long, 16-ft. high colorful serpent monster navigates the sidewalk. Named Nessie, designed by Dixie Friend Gay in collaboration with Blue Genie Art. Mosaic, concrete, steel. Unveiled 2014.

4550 Mueller Blvd., Austin, TX
Across from The Thinkery. Simond Ave., south of Aldrich St. in Mueller Lake Park
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40-Foot-Long Nessie, Lake Monster

Great mosaic sculpture of a water serpent at a neighborhood park across from the Thinkery (kid's museum).

[Colleen Peterson, 06/12/2017]

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