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He’s never alone!

Picasso was born in nearby Casa Natal and the bronze sculpture by Francisco Lopez Hernandez was... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2019
nnmercman
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Camberley, United Kingdom
A photo with Picasso

A very good opportunity to have a selfie with the great Picasso. It seems to be a must, lot of... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2018
doruc645
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Iasi, Romania
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Reviewed January 29, 2019

Picasso was born in nearby Casa Natal and the bronze sculpture by Francisco Lopez Hernandez was placed in one corner of busy Plaza de la Merced in 2008. He sits on a bench with sketchbook in hand and there’s plenty of room to sit alongside...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nnmercman
Reviewed September 27, 2018

A very good opportunity to have a selfie with the great Picasso. It seems to be a must, lot of tourist are doing it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank doruc645
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Great spot to chat with other travellers- people from around the world. Nice talks about creative Mr Pablo Picasso Fun and ofcourse Malaga need to have his statue due to he was born in No 15, close to the statue Go and have your picture...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Zentantrapleasure
Reviewed May 10, 2018

The greatest, most well known artist of modern world is depicted just sitting lamely on a bench, not painting, sculpting, maybe drawing, what an understatement. He has company allways as in real life, positioned in front of Casa Natal, his birth home designed for souvenir...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Heli P
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

It’s kind of funny to see a life sized statue of Malaga’s most famous citizen sitting on a bench; You can sit on his lap and take a selfie.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dutch-Mikey
Reviewed February 5, 2018

This is a statue of Pablo Picasso sitting in Plaza de la Merced not far from the house where he was born and grew up. Can't say to to a selfie with Picasso.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank macedonboy
Reviewed December 15, 2017

This statue is on a corner of Plaza de la Merced. It was probably the place where he always sat on this plaza when he was still alive and lived in his house, just a couple meters from the plaza. I think everyone who visits...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed September 26, 2017

In the corner of the Plaza de la Merced - the square, nearest to the house that Pablo Picasso was born in, sits a statue of the man himself, albeit an older version, than the age he was when he left Malaga. He sits on...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ly2ns74
Reviewed July 11, 2017

In Plaza de la Merced there’s a smallish man sitting on a stone bench with a forlorn appearance on his bronze complexion☺ That’s because “he” is a bronze statue of Pablo Ruiz Picasso, created in 2008 by sculptor Francisco López Hernández. It is diagonally across...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed December 13, 2016

Pleasant statue of Picasso seated near his childhood home in Merced Square. Sit next to him and have your photo taken.

Date of experience: December 2016
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