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Whaling Wall

Corner of Eugene O'Neil Dr & State St, New London, CT 06320
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Nice Whale Mural

You cannot miss this large Waling Wall mural when driving through downtown New London. It adds a... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Alan S
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Raleigh, United States
Classic New London Visual

I love looking at the murals in New London, this one has been there forever, and it is just a... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
Heather B
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Norwich, Connecticut
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
May 19, 2018
“Nice Whale Mural”
Feb 15, 2018
“Classic New London Visual”
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Corner of Eugene O'Neil Dr & State St, New London, CT 06320
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

You cannot miss this large Waling Wall mural when driving through downtown New London. It adds a classy touch.

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

I love looking at the murals in New London, this one has been there forever, and it is just a classic, beautiful piece downtown.

Thank Heather B
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

this former Wyland mural was peeling and in disrepair. it had been touched up once or twice, but then the current building owner really did a complete and very disappointing do-over. the mural really can't be called a Wyland at this point. Too bad.

Thank CT t
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We have been fans of Wyland and his work since visiting one of his galleries in Hawaii. This whaling wall was pretty nice - unfortunately it seems to be deteriorating in a few spots. I would recommend checking it out if not too far from...More

Thank Measuretwice8
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Cool and really great Mural in downtown New London. Can't help but see it as you are driving into downtown New London.

Thank Richard D
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Our kids thought this was a really cool wall. They loved the size of the whales in the mural. We were yelled at twice between our car and the mural, so that marred our experience.

Thank Malinda U
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

There a re a few of these murals around downtown New London. Nice to see a revitalization effort under way. Beautiful and history building all around this area.

2  Thank Johna D
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

I vaguely remember this wall being painted back when I lived in New London. It is distinctive, but I was never fond of it.

Thank Canadiancitylover
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

This is a big piece of art. I'm sure you have seen his work in many of the historic whaling towns from New England to Hawaii. How fun to tick them all off your viewing list. they are there because of history. Dig deeper and...More

2  Thank Vail183
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

There are many hand painted art works on buildings in downtown New London. The visitor's center may have material talking about all of them. Makes for a nice walk around the city to find them all!

1  Thank Charles and Jan... K
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