Tiger and Turtle – Magic Mountain

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Tiger and Turtle – Magic Mountain

Tiger and Turtle – Magic Mountain is an art installation and landmark in Duisburg, Germany, built in 2011. [1] [2] It was designed by Ulrich Genth and Heike Mutter. It resembles a roller coaster, but it is a walkway with stairs. Its vertical loop continues the walkway and stairs, but it is unwalkable and is blocked off. In 2013, Tiger and Turtle – Magic Mountain was ranked as #6 on HuffPost's list of Most Extreme Staircases. [3]

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References

  1. "'Tiger and Turtle - Magic Mountain' | Duisburg Germany | Heike Mutter and Ulrich Genth". 23 November 2011.
  2. Robinson, Mark (2011-11-17). "Walkable Roller-Coaster Sculpture Opens in Germany". WIRED. Retrieved 2016-11-07.
  3. Strutner, Suzy (September 10, 2013). "The Most Extreme Staircases In The World: A Comprehensive Countdown". The Huffington Post .

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