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Hippopotamus

Hippopotamus

  • March 15, 2014

Dimensions: 5′ x 8′ x 4′ Year completed: 1986 Material: Painted fiberglass Owner: City of St. Louis Donor: St. Louis Zoo

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Haglin Memorial

Haglin Memorial

  • March 14, 2014

The Haglin Memorial was donated to the zoo by Mr. and Mrs. Paul Haglin in memory of their young son, Christopher. The ..Read More

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The Gates of Opportunity

The Gates of Opportunity

  • February 19, 2014

On either side of Delmar Blvd., just west of the commercial district called the Loop, stand the gatekeepers to University ..Read More

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Chuck Berry - awarded grants, RAC grants, artist grants, non-profit grants

Chuck Berry

  • February 18, 2014

Across from the Blueberry Hill Restaurant in the Delmar Loop stands an 8-foot tall statue honoring the St. Louis native ..Read More

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Saint de LaSalle

Saint de LaSalle

  • February 18, 2014

Saint John Baptist de LaSalle, founder of the De LaSalle Christian Brothers, is honored in a statue at Christian Brothers ..Read More

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William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare

  • February 18, 2014

Henry Shaw wanted fine music and works of art in his Tower Grove Park, so he hired architects to build ..Read More

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Lion and Griffin Gates

Lion and Griffin Gates

  • February 18, 2014

Henry Shaw oversaw the design of stately carriage entrances to his Tower Grove Park. Forty-foot stone towers were placed at ..Read More

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Baron Friedrich Wilhelm Von Steuben

Baron Friedrich Wilhelm Von Steuben

  • February 18, 2014

Year Completed: 1968 Material: Bronze Owner: City of St. Louis

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Alexander von Humboldt

Alexander von Humboldt

  • February 18, 2014

Henry Shaw wanted fine music and works of art in his Tower Grove Park, so he hired architects to build ..Read More

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Musical Lion Benches

Musical Lion Benches

  • February 18, 2014

In this sculpture, two lyrical lion characters face each other on opposite ornate benches. One plays a lute while the ..Read More

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