Shooting Galleries

Indoor ranges or covered structures equipped with targets for practice or competition with firearms. For built structures that include other forms of mechanical attraction, use "penny arcades.".

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Go Historic ID
3166
Names
shooting galleries
shooting gallery
galleries, shooting
gallery, shooting
shooting-gallery
overdekte schietbanen Dutch
overdekte schietbaan Dutch
galerías de tiro Spanish
galería de tiro Spanish

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Indoor ranges or covered structures equipped with targets for practice or competition with firearms. For built structures that include other forms of mechanical attraction, use "penny arcades."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300007197. The J. Paul Getty Trust.