Montauk, New York: Big Tiki Photo-Op

1960s vintage, stylized Polynesian tiki figure is conveniently positioned for photo opportunities.

Address:
S. Edgemere St., Montauk, NY
Directions:
Outside the Montauk Beach House motel. On the east side of S. Edgemere St., just south of the downtown circle plaza at Hwy 27/Montauk Hwy.
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
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I'm a Moai.

Big Tiki Photo-Op

The Big Tiki has had a makeover! - Jan 3, 2019.

[KBR, 01/04/2019]

Tiki statue.

Big Tiki Photo-Op

The big tiki man.

[Rich Frejomil, 08/27/2016]

Named "Ronjo," he stands about as far away from Polynesia as it's possible to be in America. Built in the early 1960s, he used to be painted red-and-white; now he's copper-colored. The ground between his legs has been worn bare by the feet of countless snapshot-posing tourists.


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