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Champlin, Minnesota: Dress-Up Sinclair Dinosaur

1950s Sinclair gas station has a small green dinosaur out front that is continually dressed by owner Diana Merkl. The dino's outfits fill the station garage.

120 Curtis Rd, Champlin, MN
Just south of the river, on the west side of US Hwy 169.
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Sinclair dino at Easter.

Dress-Up Sinclair Dinosaur

Totally a full service gas station too. Stopped during Easter time.

[Betsy, 04/26/2017]

Prof. Sinclair.

Sinclair Dinosaur

There is a Sinclair Dinosaur at this full service Sinclair gas station. The dinosaur is periodically dressed for different occasions or seasons. It was dressed for graduation when I went there.

[Kest0202, 07/19/2016]

The gas station was built in the 1950s and still has its original rooftop neon sign. The dinosaur is a 21st century addition.

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