February 27, 2011

Life Size Model of Blue Whale in Ueno Park

This gigantic model is displayed outside of The National Museum of Nature and Science that is located in the east part of Ueno Park.
It is a model of female blue whale.
After breathing deeply, she is about to dive into the undersea.

These photos were taken on February 7, 2011.

This post is linked to Show me Japan , a weekend meme by Anna.
You can see many nice photos of Japan from there.
Please take a look!!


A and Y Ikeda said...

I can't decide whether it looks big or small :-)

Ri said...

I can't help but think it looks small! I wonder why...
I wonder if the whales in HEP 5 in Osaka are to scale... o.O

Y. Ikeda said...

When we were there last summer, I took a photo of this whale! I couldn't help it!!! So I know how big it is:)

Malyss said...

A good way to show to visitors how big and impressive, and beautyful, a whale can be!

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