|Statue of Benjamin Franklin|
|Dimensions||240 cm (8 ft)|
|Location||Washington, D.C., United States|
|Owner||National Park Service|
Statue of Benjamin Franklin
|Location||12th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, D.C.|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Part of||American Revolution Statuary.|
|NRHP reference No.||78000256|
|Added to NRHP||July 14, 1978|
A statue in Carrara marble of Benjamin Franklin by Jacques Jouvenal stands outside the Old Post Office Pavilion, at 12th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue NW in Washington, D.C.
A gift of Stilson Hutchins, a founder of The Washington Post, it was dedicated on January 17, 1889, at 10th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue. It was moved to its current site in 1980.
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