Minneapolis, Minnesota: Lizard Lounge

A large, green, spotted lizard with a satisfied expression sticks out of both ends of a roadside shack. It's art!

17th Ave. NE, Minneapolis, MN
North side of the city, on the north side of 17th Ave. NE, at its far western end, where it intersects with California St. NE.
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Lizard Lounge.

Lizard Lounge

A relatively recent addition to the Northeast Minneapolis sculpture scene is the Lizard Lounge by Mary Johnson, who also created the popular Max Rabitat sculpture nearby. Don't climb on the sculpture, but it's relatively easy to spot with nearby parking and definitely worth a visit for a fun photo opportunity.

[Bryan Thao Worra, 07/08/2021]

The lounge shack was built along with the lizard. According to the sculptor, "The materials are all genuine to what a 1950s roadside attraction would have been made with."

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