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St. Petersburg, Florida: Volcano Head

Ten-foot-high "living volcano" -- a lava-like, fat human head -- was created by local artist James Oleson for a 2017 art festival.

Address:
2430 Terminal Drive S., St. Petersburg, FL
Directions:
Enter the gated lot on the south side of Terminal Drive S., just west of its intersection with 24th St. Volcano Head is behind the building, with its back to 24th St. The gate may not always be open.
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Volcano Head

Not currently accessible, since Daddy Kool Records moved locations. Drove to their new location to ask how to find this, and they gave some vague directions. Drove down a weird gravel path and got a peek of him. Not a great view, but still saw him.

[Abigail, 10/08/2022]

Jan 26, 2024 Update: Steve Braun sez "The gate was wide open. Also, you can get a decent view from the walking trail that goes behind the building."

Volcano head.

Volcano Head

The address listed is right on, but it's behind a fence, and you can't see it. Find the actual mini industrial park entrance that it's in, kinda nearby, and hang a left after you enter the park. We never actually saw the record store, btw.

[Randy Hoopes, 01/29/2022]

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