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A Roadside Attraction is an unusual, often oversized or comical tourist attraction along side the road and is used by a community or area to present some information or history of the community or area; sometimes even just a mascot. Add the Roadside Attraction you have found in your travels across the country or around the world. This category is NOT for general tourist locations that would better fit in the Official Local Tourism Attractions category
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Roadside AttractionsRaynham, Massachusetts - Big Milk Bottle

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Restaurant erected as a Milk Bottle by Frates Dairy and designed by Les Labrose.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/1/2009

last visited: 6/2/2009

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Roadside AttractionsGrave of Roger Williams - Providence, RI

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The remains of Roger Williams, founder of Rhode Island and advocate for religious freedom, are located in Prospect Terrace Park overlooking Providence, RI.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 10/20/2016

last visited: 7/14/2018

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Roadside AttractionsMr. Potato Head Statue - Providence, RI

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A Mr. Potato Head Statue is located inside the Carousel Village of Roger Williams Park in Providence, RI.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 6/8/2018

last visited: never

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Roadside AttractionsMilk Can - Bottle - North Smithfield RI

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Located on RI 146. It has been abandoned for quite along time.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 9/16/2016

last visited: 4/6/2016

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Roadside AttractionsTiny Church with Million Dollar - Warwick RI

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A small, fairy tale-style church is a popular spot for weddings, thanks in large part to its waterfront property.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 6/6/2017

last visited: never

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Roadside AttractionsWorld's Formerly Largest Rotating Globe - Wellesley, MA

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World's Formerly Largest Rotating Globe is the Babson Globe located next to Coleman Hall on the campus of Babson College in Wellesley, MA

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/8/2014

last visited: never

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Roadside AttractionsGulf Hill Ice Cream - Dartmouth MA

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Iconic Ice Cream place on Gulf Road

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/16/2017

last visited: never

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Roadside AttractionsIrish Round Tower Replica - Milford MA

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The Irish Round Tower is a replica of the famous Glendaloungh Tower found in Ireland.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/6/2016

last visited: never

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Roadside AttractionsThe Partisans - Bony Horsemen Statue - Boston, MA

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The Partisans sculpture is located at the elevated level of the Silver Line MBTA station next to the World Trade Center in South Boston.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/28/2015

last visited: 4/10/2016

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Roadside AttractionsHood Milk Bottle Building - Boston, MA

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The Hood Milk Bottle Building is located in front of the Boston Children's Museum at 300 Congress Street, Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/29/2016

last visited: 4/18/2018

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Roadside AttractionsEdgar Allan Poe Statue - Boston, MA

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The Edgar Allan Poe statue is located at the southeast corner of Charles and Boylston Streets, south of the Boston Common, in Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/27/2015

last visited: 4/17/2018

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Roadside AttractionsThe Ether Monument - Boston, MA

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The Ether Monument, also known as the Good Samaritan, is the oldest monument in the Boston Public Garden, Boston, MA. It commemorates the first use of ether as an anesthetic during surgery.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 1/21/2012

last visited: 4/1/2018

Image for Make Way for Ducklings Sculptures - Boston, MAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsMake Way for Ducklings Sculptures - Boston, MA

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The Make Way for Ducklings Sculptures are located in the northeast quadrant of the Boston Public Garden in Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: 9/23/2018

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Roadside AttractionsMother Goose's Gravesite - Boston, MA

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The grave of Mary Goose is believed by some to be the final resting place of the famous Mother Goose of nursery rhyme fame. It is located in the Granary Burial Ground on Tremont Street in Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/21/2021

last visited: never

Image for Bar Seen in Cheers - Boston, MAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsBar Seen in Cheers - Boston, MA

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The exterior of the Bull and Finch Pub was used for the opening scene for the TV sitcom Cheers. The signage has since been changed to reflect its connection to the show. Cheers, formerly the Bull and Finch, is located at 84 Beacon St., Boston, MA

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/10/2018

last visited: 8/11/2020

Image for Irish Potato Famine Memorial - Boston, MAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsIrish Potato Famine Memorial - Boston, MA

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The Irish Potato Famine Memorial is located at 11 School Street at the junction of Washington Street in Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/26/2018

last visited: 9/12/2005

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Roadside AttractionsDemocratic Donkey - Republican Footprints - Boston, Massachussetts, USA.

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Democratic Donkey - Republican Footprints - Stand in opposition. Located in front of the Old Town Hall, in the historic city of Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/28/2018

last visited: 9/23/2018

Image for Statue of JFK: Going Places - Boston, MAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsStatue of JFK: Going Places - Boston, MA

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A statue of John F. Kennedy is located on the south lawn of the State House at 24 Beacon Street, Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/19/2014

last visited: 5/15/2010

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Roadside AttractionsSteaming Kettle at Government Center - Boston, MA

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In Government Center, a large brass kettle hangs over the entrance to Starbucks, usually giving off a little steam.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/28/2011

last visited: 9/23/2018

Image for Birthplace of the Telephone - Boston, MAview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsBirthplace of the Telephone - Boston, MA

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A monument commemorating the first transmission of sound over wires, i.e. the first telephone, is located in the plaza of the JFK Federal Building at 15 New Sudbury St, Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/12/2018

last visited: never

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Roadside AttractionsEther Dome - Boston, MA

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On October 16, 1846 William Thomas Green Morton made history when he demonstrated the first public surgery using anesthetic - ether. The surgical operating room where this occurred has become known as the Ether Dome.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 1/19/2012

last visited: 6/20/2013

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Roadside AttractionsBig Cigar - Boston, MA

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The Big Cigar is located on top of the entrance to the Stanza dei Sigari cigar bar at 292 Hanover Street in Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/20/2014

last visited: 7/13/2018

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Roadside AttractionsBirthplace of the Kennedys' Mom - Boston, MA

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A plaque marks the Birthplace of the Kennedys' Mom at 4 Garden Court St., Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/15/2017

last visited: 7/13/2018

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Roadside AttractionsBobby Orr Statue - Boston, MA

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The Bobby Orr statue known as the "The Goal" has been relocated twice in order to accommodate expansion of the TD Bank Garden. It currently is located in the main concourse entrance to the TD Bank Garden at 100 Legends Way, Boston, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/27/2021

last visited: never

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Roadside AttractionsThe Skinny House - Boston, MA

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The Skinny House is located in the North End of Boston at 44 Hull Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/24/2017

last visited: 12/8/2012

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