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Landmark: Zoo

On the West Park tour. There are several pieces of artwork inside the Zoo and thus technically not public, including Heinz Warneke's Cow Elephant and Calf and Henry Mitchell's Impala Fountain.

The Dying Lioness
Wilhelm Franz Alexander Friedrich Wolff, 1873 - 1875
* lions, arrow
* Outside the Zoo. Southwest corner, 34th and Girard.
* 39.974750,-75.195550 [map]
* See also:
+phillyhistory.org 1900 picture of this piece




Peacock Light Rail Shelters
Suzanne Reese-Horvitz, Robert Roesch, 2002
* peacock feathers
* Also known as Zoo Trolley Stop.
* Shelter. Outside the Zoo. Girard, West of 34th.
* 39.975025,-75.196500 [map]
* See also:
+page for this piece on robertroesch.com
+page for this piece from suzannehorvitz.com
+www.SuzanneHorvitz.com
+robertroesch.com




Zoo Mural
Geronimo Company, Paul Santoleri, Steve Stormer, 2002
* big abstract, giraffe, hippo
* Focusing on the sculptural and mosaic elements.
* Railroad bridge. Outside the Zoo. Both sides of Girard, from 34th West.
* 39.975150,-75.195550 [map]
* Exhibits: Favorites
* See also:
+geronimosculpture.net
+paulsantoleri.com
+friendsofstevestormer.com




Giraffes
Gecko Group, 2013
* giraffes
* Northeast corner of the Zoo. West side of 34th, South of Girard.
* 39.974775,-75.195125 [map]
* See also:
+geckogroup.com




Impalas and Lemurs
Gecko Group, 2013
* impalas, lemurs
* In front of the parking garage at the Zoo. South side of Girard, West of 34th.
* 39.974650,-75.197600 [map]
* See also:
+geckogroup.com




Zoo Sign
Gecko Group, 2013
* sign, logo, cat
* Northeast corner of the Zoo. West side of 34th, South of Girard.
* 39.974975,-75.195250 [map]
* See also:
+geckogroup.com


See Also

+Philadelphia Zoo