Monday, December 10, 2018
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help    |   Cookie Policy    |   Privacy Policy    RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in

City of Roswell gets a 22ft tall alien statue


Posted on Sunday, 2 December, 2018 | Comment icon 12 comments

The International UFO Museum And Research Center is a popular attraction. Image Credit: PD - J Dykstra
The home of what is arguably the best known UFO incident in history now has a new reminder of its legacy.
There are few events in UFO lore as hotly debated as the Roswell incident, an event that has been covered in countless books, documentaries, TV shows and movies over the last few decades.

The city of Roswell has been a popular destination for UFO tourists for almost as long, with the International UFO Museum And Research Center attracting thousands of visitors each year.

Residents were nonetheless taken completely by surprise on Tuesday morning when a giant 22ft statue of an extraterrestrial was installed outside of a Dunkin' Donuts on Main Street.

Made out of Styrofoam, the statue reportedly cost $35,000 to produce.

"We wanted to create a landmark, something that will stay here forever," said managing partner Murad Fazal. "We're just so excited to be doing this. This is one of a kind for Dunkin' Donuts."

The new store is due to soft open at the end of December.



Source: KRQE.com | Comments (12)

Tags: Roswell

Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #3 Posted by Erno86 on 1 December, 2018, 19:34
Cool...I was wondering if Dunkin Donuts now makes flying saucer shaped donuts, with whipped cream and a strawberry on top?
Comment icon #4 Posted by seanjo on 1 December, 2018, 21:42
I need to fabricate an alien landing around my area so I can make money out of mugs...  
Comment icon #5 Posted by Earl.Of.Trumps on 1 December, 2018, 22:33
Just saw an article yesterday, a vid of a huge cigar shaped UFO over Houston Texas, hovering for 20 minutes... A foam statue?
Comment icon #6 Posted by Not A Rockstar on 1 December, 2018, 22:44
Sales of the crop circle mugs have fallen off? dam sorry to hear....
Comment icon #7 Posted by seanjo on 1 December, 2018, 22:51
I'm 100 miles North of that...but good thought, rope and plank shopping time!
Comment icon #8 Posted by Not A Rockstar on 1 December, 2018, 22:56
Truth is @seanjo how would we know? Make a few mugs and sell em on ebay. You got this  
Comment icon #9 Posted by Sir Wearer of Hats on 2 December, 2018, 2:00
FAKE NEWS ... that statute doesn’t have 22 feet, it only has two feet.
Comment icon #10 Posted by third_eye on 2 December, 2018, 3:21
YOu mean to say its eleven feet per foot ? ~
Comment icon #11 Posted by spacefan on 2 December, 2018, 4:39
Bro this cannot be real!! don't you think this would be more mainstream. anyways I don't think it matters that much its just here for us to enjoy.   
Comment icon #12 Posted by ChrLzs on 2 December, 2018, 10:21
This is just ridiculous.   Our correct colour is darker and more intensely green.  To use your puny and inferior earthly measurement system - RGB - it is in fact  129, 176, 107.   We will be contacting our nearest abductee/implantee to transmit the corrected information, so that monstrosity may be re-sprayed.


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


  On the forums
Forum posts:
Forum topics:
Members:

6343206
268387
178276

 
 Ancient Mysteries & Alternative History
  Arkaim: Russia’s Stonehenge
  Secret Bottom Part of Great Pyramid
  Who or what was christ?
 Stories, Sightings & Experiences
  Cords
  Potential Poltergeist?
  Strange numbers on arm
1,000mph supersonic car project has been axed
12-9-2018
The highly ambitious Bloodhound SSC has now gone up for sale following a spate of financial difficulties.
'Giant squirrel' claim turns out to be a mistake
12-9-2018
A photograph of an eastern fox squirrel alleged to be a whopping 2ft tall has been raising eyebrows recently.
Eerie lights spotted over North Carolina coast
12-9-2018
An Outer Banks fisherman recently captured footage of some mysterious lights hovering over the ocean.
'Swamp monster' mystery solved in Florida
12-8-2018
A mysterious salamander known as the leopard eel has finally been formally recognized as a new species.
Featured Videos
Gallery icon 
Rainbow jelly tennis
Posted 12-3-2018 | 0 comments
The Slo Mo Guys attempt another ridiculous slow motion experiment involving jelly.
 
Progress launch timelapse
Posted 11-24-2018 | 0 comments
A look at the recent launch of the Russian Progress MS-10 cargo spacecraft.
 
The unique wildlife of the Cairngorms
Posted 11-16-2018 | 1 comment
A look at the breathtaking snowy wilds of Scotland's Cairngorm Mountains.
 
The last reef of the Galapagos
Posted 11-12-2018 | 0 comments
A look at the enigmatic world that lies beneath the ocean off the Galapagos Islands.
 
Morse code
Posted 11-7-2018 | 4 comments
Michael takes a look at an obsolete messaging system that uses dots and dashes.
 
 View: More videos
Stories & Experiences
My name is whispered
11-9-2018 | Wish not to disclose
 
Strange numbers on arm
11-9-2018 | Charlotte, NC
 
Two experiences
10-31-2018 | Pryor, OK
 
Various experiences
10-31-2018 | Californiia
 
A transparent figure
10-31-2018 | Nigeria
 
My childhood haunting
10-29-2018 | Cincinnati, Ohio
 
Orange, hovering, atom-like figure
10-25-2018 | West kelowna
 
I saw a strange man
10-25-2018 | Croatia
 
Spontaneous exorcisms
10-25-2018 | Canada
 
Two children who didn't age
10-24-2018 | United States New York
 

         More stories | Send us your story
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.712 Unexplained-Mysteries.com (c) 2001-2018
Terms   |   Privacy Policy   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ