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Address: Avenida Lopez Mateos y Avenida Vallarta, Guadalajara 44120, Mexico
Description: This Roman goddess statue is the gathering place after the Mexican soccer...
This Roman goddess statue is the gathering place after the Mexican soccer nationals.
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Nice Neighborhood

We found a good restaurant near here, and enjoyed meandering in the sun near La Minerva. Still in the city without being downtown, so it was nice to see a few different things.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2014
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Seattle, Washington

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Texas, US
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11 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This is one of the city's best monuments. It is more impressive when driving by it at night because of the lights and the water feature. Unfortunately, some times the city fills the surroundings with advertisement or the water feature is off which makes the monument look not as impressive as it can be.

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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Well, I don't know much about Minerva, but I took a double decker bus tour around the city and got a photo of Minerva. I would recommend the double-decker bus ride because I saw things I never would have seen otherwise.

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Olympia, Washington
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285 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Not much to do there. If one is near, then go take a look do not take a special trip. It is interesting that Guadalajara some how took Minerva as a mascot!

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pescara
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Not too impressive for me... I would rate between 2 and 3 stars. It is at the centre of a roundabout with lots of very carefully planted agave all around and a water feature which adds interest to the place. Just drive by to see it... not worth if you need to get there on foot!

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Orange, California
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16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Not sure why, but I love this statue. My favorite in the world since my mother told me it was a girl when I was little. I woman with a shield and sword. What? I like her !! The city does a great job of keeping her and the fountain in great shape. Love her !!

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chapala, mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

crowded traffic circle not worth a sight, the statue is not interesting but the water sprout is welcome

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

It literally is just a mythological statue of Minerva in the middle of a very busy round about. Nothing more, nothing less.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We found a good restaurant near here, and enjoyed meandering in the sun near La Minerva. Still in the city without being downtown, so it was nice to see a few different things.

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Culiacan, Mexico
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

This huge metal statue is right out of Greek Mythlogy. A very big daughter of Zues, looks over the west side of this big city!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

it is not the "great thing", dont bother to look at it. You will see anyway the Minerva when you go anywhere, because is at the center of GDL.

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Address: Address: Avenida Lopez Mateos y Avenida Vallarta, Guadalajara 44120, Mexico
Location: Mexico  >  Jalisco  >  Guadalajara Metropolitan Area  >  Guadalajara

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