Edmond, Oklahoma: The Blue Hippo

Goofy cartoon hippo -- Edmond's answer to the Blue Whale in Catoosa -- has been sitting in this spot since at least 2007.

Address:
1129 S. Broadway, Edmond, OK
Directions:
South of downtown, on the southbound side of US-77/S. Broadway, at its intersection with 12th St.
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Blue hippo statue.

The Blue Hippo

A large blue hippo was moved around as a joke by local school kids until finding a permanent home in its current location. No one is quite sure who made him or when he was made.

[Devon Martin, 01/27/2021]

The hippo -- Edmond's answer to the Blue Whale in Catoosa -- has been sitting in this spot since at least 2007. In his hands he holds what was originally a camera. He was repainted in 2020, and several times before that.


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