Gloucester, Massachusetts: Cape Ann Sea Serpent Statue

Bronze statue by Chris Williams of a monster often seen offshore in the early 1800s. Much, much smaller than the beast's reported 100-foot length; it's a mix of cheery ambassador and leering terror.

Cape Ann Historical Museum

Address:
27 Pleasant St., Gloucester, MA
Directions:
Outside the front door of the Cape Ann Historical Museum. Downtown, on the east side of Pleasant St., at its intersection with Warren St. Visible from the sidewalk, but closer approach may be gated after hours.
Hours:
May be gated after hours, Th-Su 10-3. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Sea serpent.

Statue of the Cape Ann Sea Serpent

Visited the Sea Serpent and was able to snap a picture. Very detailed and a little freaky looking. Overall a cool sculpture.

[Phoebe, 01/14/2022]

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