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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very cultural displays of art. Lively plaza. The architectural design was appealing. This is a place I would visit again.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank lamac66
Reviewed yesterday

The plaza is impressive in its own right, but the Fernando Botero giant sculptures are amazing. The large scale of the pieces combined with his whimsical touch, make for great viewing and great photo opportunities.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank lowellpetrie
Reviewed 3 days ago

The sculptures are quite extraordinary. All out of proportion but certainly fun to look at, and amazing that they are all available to everyone in the park. Lots of people and families in the park. For more poignant sculptures, worth also looking at the Birds...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank BarbaraH07
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Another must to see in Medellin... All big size Botero statues and thousand of local vendors and very local restaurants... Must to do Botero museum, 2 to 3 hours inside and walk around the plaza... Be careful. Because can fell sketchy walking around... I had...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank J4682QApeterh
Reviewed 6 days ago

The sculptures are very beautiful and breathtaking. The sad part is that there were a lot of prostitutes and addicts walking around at 10 o clock in the morning. I did not feel very safe and are glad we took a tour to the plaza...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank charmedc
Reviewed 1 week ago

The sculptures are impressive! I just soooo wish people would stay off them so that everyone can take a picture without unknown people climbing all over the sculptors. The Plaza was busy in the middle of the day but it was a privilege to be...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Marinda P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is in the middle of Medellin city, very nice place with lots of stores and art. Great to just walk around and enjoy a juice!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 291sebastianl
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is overrated . The sculptures are nice but you are besieged by an army of vendos and beggars . Not recommended after dark . Adjacent neighborhoods are not safe

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank molamark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Impressive collection of statues great for photos and hanging out. A couple of worthwhile museums to visit as well. The Antioquia museum 3rd floor has many more Botero statues as well as dozens of his great paintings.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank terrylY5774II
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sculptures are awesome! The places feels safe, try to come early because it’s crowded. Go to nearby museums too

Date of experience: June 2019
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