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Olmec Statue from Sister City Installed at Omaha's Zoo and Aquarium

“The King,”a replica of Olmec Colossal Head No. 1,from Omaha’s sister city Xalapa, Mexico will be installed in the Lied Jungle at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium on Thursday, Feb.22 at 11 a.m.Media escorts will be available at Guest Services.The statue will be formally dedicatedin May. “The King” is a 20,000-pound gift to the city of Omaha which will reside at the Zoo in the South American section of the Lied Jungle. According to Americo Zuniga... Read More
Posted by Michelle Meisinger at Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018