Banksy's Dismaland to be Turned into Refugee Shelters

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After a successful five-week run at Weston-super-Mare -- attracting 150,000 paying visitors and $30 million to the British seaside resort town -- Banksy's Dismaland art installation/theme park has shut its doors for the last time. According to the Dismaland site, "All the timber and fixtures from Dismaland are being sent to the 'jungle' refugee camp near Calais to build shelters." Currently there are more than 3,000 migrants from Syria, Libya and Eritrea, who have made their way to the French port town of Calais camp, where the resulting tent city is now described by critics as a "migrant crisis."