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Lakeland, Florida: Southgate Shopping Center Arch

Giant commercial metal arch built in 1957, best remembered for its appearance in the 1990 film "Edward Scissorhands."

2515 Florida Ave. S., Lakeland, FL
Three miles south of downtown, on the southbound side of Hwy 37/Florida Ave. S.
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Southgate arch.

Southgate Shopping Center Arch

The Southgate Shopping Center Arch is one of several that used to be around. [EC, 09/26/2019]

Southgate Shopping Center arch.

Southgate Shopping Center Arch

A 70 foot tall, 67 ton steel arch was built in 1957, and featured in the 1990 film Edward Scissorhands.

[Kristi, 01/10/2017]

Scissorhands' haircutting salon was directly behind the parabolic arch.

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