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Solvang, California: Little Mermaid Statue

Keep in mind the word "little" when you visit this; it's half the size of the original in Denmark.

1693 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA
Downtown, on the northwest corner of CA-246/Mission Drive and Alisal Rd. You'll see the rock on which she sits, but the mermaid is really tiny.
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Little Mermaid replica.

Little Mermaid Fountain

This is a half-size bronze replica of the original Little Mermaid statue, which has sat on a rock in Copenhagen Harbor since 1913. This pipsqueak mermaid was a Bicentennial gift to the city by the owners of Denmarket Square, which is where she sits on her own landlocked rock. The Little Mermaid is the civic symbol of Solvang, America's self-proclaimed "Little Denmark."

[Eli, 02/11/2020]

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