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Address: Av. 18 de Julio, Montevideo, Uruguay
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Walk around the statue to gather its full force

Also known as "El Entrevero" (the melee), this powerful oversize ensmble pictures an all out clash between several mounted gauchos and indians. Each figure (including the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Jose G
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Chesapeake, United States

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Chesapeake, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Also known as "El Entrevero" (the melee), this powerful oversize ensmble pictures an all out clash between several mounted gauchos and indians. Each figure (including the incredible horses, is giving its all to the act of spearing, macing or otherwise destroying their chose adversary. I have seldom seem such passion in an action statuary.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

it is worth to walk around or simply just sit down and relax. You can find little cafes or restaurants close to this place. But if it is sunny it is really worth to relax here.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

If you are going to Plaza Independencia, just walk for 5 minutes here and go on. It is only a regular fountain. Do not waste tour time, there are more interesting things to see in Montevideo.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2012

Half way between “Plaza Cagancha” and “Plaza Independencia”, this square occupies a whole hectare, from “18 de Julio” to “Colonia” and from “Rio Negro” to “Julio Herrera y Obes” streets. It has two names: “Plaza Fabini”, from an engineer and politician named Juan Pedro Fabini (1876-1962), who was a high rank official in the “Municipio de Montevideo”, and also “Plaza... More 

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