The Closing Era

The Closing Era (Denver, Colorado)

Designed by Preston Powers, son of nationally famous sculptor Hiram Powers, “The Closing Era” at the Colorado State Capitol in Denver depicts a Native American triumphantly standing over a fallen bison. The artwork was created

The Big Nickel, Ontario, Canada

The Big Nickel (Sudbury, Ontario)

Located at the Dynamic Earth Science Museum in Sudbury, Ontario, is a nine meter (30 ft) tall Canadian nickel. The idea for the distinctly Canadian roadside attraction and tourist destination known as The Big Nickel

Crystal Ice House

Crystal Ice House (Pensacola, Florida)

In the sunny beach town of Pensacola, Florida is the Crystal Ice House.  What looks like an old timey gas station located just on the other side of a cheerful chain-link fence is actually a