West Salem, Wisconsin: Dinosaur Skeletons

Three upright dinosaur skeletons stand inside a fenced-in display area in the middle of a grassy field.

Address:
Buol Rd, West Salem, WI
Directions:
I-90 exit 12. Turn south, drive to the BP gas station, then turn right onto Buol Rd. Drive a quarter-mile. You'll see the dinosaurs on the left.
Admission:
Free
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Dinosaur Skeletons

Three dinosaur skeletons stand in a fenced in area: two T-rex and a Brontosaurus. A surprising little find when you are speeding toward crossing the mighty Mississippi River.

[Bruce-e, 06/29/2013]

Is the fence to keep intruders out -- or dinosaurs in?

Dinosaur Skeletons

Between Sparta and LaCrosse on I-90 are two dinosaur skeletons perched on the side of a hill on the south side of the highway.

[Jon Lachky, 05/03/2003]

The skeleton population is up to three. They appear to be made of white-painted metal, and stand inside a fenced display area, inviting the curious to come up and look. Each dinosaur foot stands on an individual cement pedestal, which seems a little precarious for big things made of bones.


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