The Girl in Wetsuit statue in Stanley Park was a gift to the Vancouver Parks Board. It is one of the iconic Vancouver statues! Some people think that it is a mermaid, but it is really a girl in a wetsuit!
A lot people think that is actually a statue of a mermaid, but it isn't. It is a statue of a girl in a wetsuit.
The plaque says:
"Girl in Wetsuit"
Donated by Vancouver Harbour Improvement Society 1972
Sculptor Elek Imredy
This plaque says:
Girl in Wetsuit
This statue was a gift to the Vancouver Park Board from sculptor Elek Imredy. Unveiled June 10, 1972, she represents Vancouver's dependence on the sea.
Photo Hint: Use a Telephoto lens and focus on the figure then recompose to fill frame.
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