A Hollywood Legend at the Zoo?

A Hollywood Legend at the Zoo? (HM23PI)

Location: Washington, DC 20008
Country: United States of America

N 38° 55.721', W 77° 2.853'

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This life-sized model of a triceratops may not give autographs but he was the star of a 1968 hit. Uncle Beazley—for that's who he is—"starred" in the movie The Enormous Egg, a film based upon the 1956 children's book of the same name.

Once filming of the movie finished, this model triceratops was given to the Smithsonian Institution. For years, he made his home on the National Mall near the National Museum of Natural History. In 1994 he came to the Zoo.
HM NumberHM23PI
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Date Added Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 at 7:03am PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 322513 N 4310855
Decimal Degrees38.92868333, -77.04755000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 55.721', W 77° 2.853'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 55' 43.26" N, 77° 2' 51.18" W
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Area Code(s)202
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 95 Olmsted Walk, Washington DC 20008, US
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