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Phil is lazy

We saw Phil sleeping in his burrow which is inside the local library. It's good for kids and fans... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
komitage
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Alexandroupoli, Greece
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Cute Gophers

Was really neat to see the gophers in their burrow. The library that are housed in is very nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kara S
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Germantown, Maryland
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Mahoning Towers, Punxsutawney, PA 15767-2138
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We saw Phil sleeping in his burrow which is inside the local library. It's good for kids and fans of "Groundhog day" film.☺

Thank komitage
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was really neat to see the gophers in their burrow. The library that are housed in is very nice inside and can see the gophers from inside the library as well as outside.

Thank Kara S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, it's Punxsutawney, so any tacky display is probably to be expected. This is basically just two windows - one outside and one inside the library - that allow you to look at a sleepy grey groundhog (woodchuck) laying around on some grey rocks. Very...More

1  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was like looking at the animals at the zoo. When you want to see them active they are fast asleep! There were 2 Phils in the burrow. They must have a backup Phil. Cute stop but would not be worth a special trip to see.

Thank Kristine G
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We went by Globbers Knob first and heard all about Phil and then drove here to see him and his girlfriend. He is located in a library of all places! He is visible from the outside window. His area is kept really clean.

Thank acolcl
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

We were camping at Cook Forest and noticed we were close to Punxsutawney, decided a road trip was in order. We quickly found the library after rolling into town, found a place to park behind and went to the window. Oh Phil was in there...More

Thank Thedevelopingimage
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

My family loved this. You can look in and see Phil. He seemed very comfortable and unafraid of people. My daughter now wants a pet groundhog. Lol.

Thank JEREMY L
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We found Phil's off season home at the library and were very thrilled to see 2 Phil's inside sleeping!

Thank Helga K
Reviewed 2 April 2018

It's exactly as pictured- a window looking into a little space in the library where Phil lives. You can peek in and see the groundhog sleeping in a burrow. There's also a couple statues of Phil nearby, but that's pretty much it. Parking is free...More

2  Thank U791RChb
Reviewed 27 February 2018

A friend and I spend the afternoon walking around Punxsutawney, looking at he Phil stautes around town -- we found 16 of them on foot, we stooped by to visit Phil in his burrow and visited the Headquarters of the Inner Circle as well the...More

2  Thank paulettewoomer23
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