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Trachodon at Brookfield Zoo - Brookfield, IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme
N 41° 50.005 W 087° 50.371
16T E 430291 N 4631621
Quick Description: No, you have not entered the ill-fated Jurassic Park. You are still in Brookfield Zoo.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 3/16/2008 8:04:44 PM
Waymark Code: WM3CYQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member
Views: 62

Long Description:
The interpretive sign at Brookfield Zoo reads:
An unusual creature - a duck-billed dinosaur called a "trachodon" - came to Brookfield Zoo in 1970. Contributed by the Atlantic-Richfield Company, the 32-foot fiberglass dinosaur was part of the Sinclair collection of "terrible lizards" built for the New York World's Fair in 1964.

Created by Sculptor Louis Paul Jonas, the reproduction was set the trees near Indian Lake to surprise visitors... and perhaps remind them who used to rule the world.
3300 Golf Road
Brookfield, IL USA

Web Address or URL: [Web Link]

Type of Dinosaur: Trachodon

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