Twentynine Palms, California: Big Metal Tortoises

Rusty brown metal sculptures of oversized desert tortoises flank the parking lot of their namesake casino.

Tortoise Rock Casino

73829 Baseline Rd, Twentynine Palms, CA
Tortoise Rock Casino. From CA-62 turn south at the stoplight onto Adobe Rd. Drive one mile. Turn left onto Baseline Rd. You'll see the casino ahead on the right; the tortoises are out front.
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Metal Tortoise Art

Creative art depicts the original inhabitants of the desert -- the desert tortoise -- who are now endangered. The sculptures are in front of Tortoise Rock Casino.

[Steve, 05/09/2019]

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