BOSTON (CBS) – The giant Hood milk bottle outside of the Boston Children’s Museum is getting some much needed repairs.
The landmark has been a meeting place outside the museum since it was moved there in 1977.READ MORE: 800 Nurses At Saint Vincent Hospital In Worcester Go On Strike
According to the museum, the 40-foot tall milk bottle was built in 1934 by Arthur Gagner to sell his homemade ice cream in Taunton. It was a landmark on Route 44 until it was abandoned in 1967. Hood had it fixed up and then donated it to the museum.READ MORE: Harry And Meghan Detail Royal Struggles, From Discussions Of Baby's Skin Tone To Suicidal Thoughts
The museum said if the bottle was real, it could hold 58,620 gallons of milk.MORE NEWS: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
The renovations are expected to take about four months.