Ocean City, Maryland: Giraffe Impersonating An Ostrich

It appears that a mini-golf ordered a head-burying ostrich statue and somehow got a giraffe instead.

Baja Mini Golf

Address:
12639 Ocean Gateway, Ocean City, MD
Directions:
Baja Mini Golf. West of the city, on the north side of US Hwy 50, just west of its intersection with Stephen Decatur Pkwy.
Admission:
Free to look. Golf is $6.
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Giraffe Impersonating an Ostrich.

Giraffe Impersonating an Ostrich

Baja Mini Golf is a tropical-themed course with several unremarkable animal statues -- except for the giraffe. Its face is buried in the ground. We thought perhaps it used to be drinking from a pond on the course -- and that's possible, but its entire face is in the ground. So the best we came up with was that the giraffe is imitating an ostrich, or that there was miscommunication about animals with long necks with their heads near the ground. It's bizarre.

[Dave Hollenbeck, 06/27/2018]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Ocean Gallery World CenterOcean Gallery World Center, Ocean City, MD - 2 mi.
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In the region:
Merman of Delaware, Lewes, DE - 30 mi.

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