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The View from

Uploaded by: Fieldofflowers

Friday June 1, 2012

Minneapolis, MN (Current Weather Conditions)

Caption: The Witches Tower in Prospect park is open to the public one day a year.

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6. gilg72
5:44 AM GMT on June 03, 2012
Wow! Fantastic view. That must be quite a crowd for this day & few hours only. Lucky you were able to make it there. Thank you for sharing the wonderful series.
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5. Fieldofflowers
1:33 AM GMT on June 03, 2012
It's more like a few hours per year. They open it from 5:30-8pm. I got stuck in traffic (Busses were all like 20 min late to construction) so got there around 7. I took some shots of the tower, but I'll have to merge them in photoshop. The thing was too big to capture in one shot.
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4. ChrisAnthemum
1:18 AM GMT on June 03, 2012
Here is a stock photo of that tower from Google, showing its shape. It can be seen for miles around, and is a local landmark.

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3. Kennebunker
1:11 AM GMT on June 03, 2012
Oooh, what a treat! One day a year to enjoy this magnificent view? How lucky are we that you went, captured, and shared? Thank you!
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2. ChrisAnthemum
1:03 AM GMT on June 03, 2012
And I have been up in that tower on that one day per year and seen that view, though that was many years ago now. Would be nice if you would post a picture of the tower itself; it is uniquely shaped and DOES resemble a witch's hat!
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1. kristinarinell
12:20 AM GMT on June 03, 2012
Beautiful view!
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Every day that I come here, I'm amazed by the awesome photos I see. I love to take photos of whatever catches my eye. Usually my photos have something to do with nature. Insects and flowers have always been a big interest. You can also find me on Flickr. Summer '09 goal: Aiming to take pictures daily, and upload some of my favorites. I hope people enjoy them as much as I do. Most of the time, the fun comes from taking the pictures, more than the actual results. Create your own visitor map! Counter started: 6-21-09

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