Nearly everyone in New Jersey has visited Lucy the Elephant, but did you know that she’s got quite a history behind her? She’s one of the largest statues in the country and draws visitors from all over. Learn a little bit about this iconic elephant, so that the next time you visit Margate, you’ll know all about Lucy.

To learn even more about Lucy the Elephant, plan a guided tour! Be sure to check construction updates, as an enormous statue like this requires regular maintenance and is occasionally closed.

For more fun roadside attractions here in the Garden State, read 12 Bizarre Roadside Attractions In New Jersey That Will Make You Do A Double Take and plan to explore more of New Jersey this year.

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