Springfield, Illinois: Farm and Zoo Animal Statues

Resident has populated a large yard with metal menagerie of statues, ranging from a longhorn steer to a dinosaur, to pigs, cows, and chickens.

Address:
4172 W. Jefferson St., Springfield, IL
Directions:
Northwest edge of the city. From IL-4 turn west at the stoplight onto IL-97/W. Jefferson St. Drive two miles. You'll see the animals on the left. Private property; visible from the street.
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Farm and Zoo Animal Statues

Life-size metal statues of animals. A Bigfoot; a dinosaur towering over two tractors; a longhorn steer; and other farm and zoo animals are scattered over a large lawn. They are easily seen from the road without having to trespass.

[Sue Freeman, 12/06/2021]

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