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Nittany Lion Shrine

Nittany Lion Shrine The Nittany Lion Shrine is a large mountain lion sculpture carved by Heinz Warneke located at the University Park campus of the Pennsylvania State University.HistoryThe Nittany Lion Shrine at Pennsylvania State University was dedicated on October 24, 1942 during Homecoming.

Animalier Heinz Warneke and stonecutter Joseph Garatti created it from a 13-ton block of Indiana Limestone. The shrine was chosen from six models submitted by Warneke.The shrine is a gift of the class of 1940 and rests in a natural setting of trees near Recreation Building.In 2013 the shrine was renovated to improve the lighting, add a sidewalk, and add large decorative stones. The improvement was

Animalier Heinz Warneke and stonecutter Joseph Garatti created it from a 13-ton block of Indiana Limestone. The shrine was chosen from six models submitted by Warneke.The shrine is a gift of the class of 1940 and rests in a natural setting of trees near Recreation Building.In 2013 the shrine was renovated to improve the lighting, add a sidewalk, and add large decorative stones. The improvement was

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