What is a Jackalope?
Jackalopes are mythical rabbit/antelope hybrids that frequently appear in folk tales from the southwestern United States.
Why is there a Jackalope in Fort Worth, Texas?
In the 1980’s, Fort Worth artist Nancy Lamb was commissioned to create an eight foot tall jackalope sculpture for a garden and pottery shop.
Rooftop Jackalope Address
Although the Jackalope Store has since gone under, its unique mascot remains on the roof of what is now a car dealership. I always keep an eye out for it when driving through town. If you’re ever in north Texas and would like to see the Rooftop Jackalope, set your GPS for: 5925 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, TX 76107.