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Springfield, Missouri: Ed Galloway's Lion in a Cage

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Address:
W. Smith St., Springfield, MO
Directions:
Inside the Dickerson Park Zoo administration building. I-44 exit 77. Turn north, then quickly turn right onto W. Norton Rd. Drive a quarter-mile. Turn left at the Zoo sign onto Fort Ave. The road quickly splits; stay right, away from the Zoo, following the yellow line onto Smith St. Drive a quarter-mile. You'll see the Zoo administration building on the left.
Hours:
M-F 8-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
417-833-1570
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Ed Galloway's Lion in a Cage

Carved from a single stump by the man who later built the World's Largest Totem Pole. His only known surviving early work. Still charred from a 1913 fire.

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Ed Galloway's Lion in a Cage

The lion has been moved to a location inside the zoo gates. Zoo admission will be charged.

[Tammy Rash, 02/15/2024]

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