We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
These statues are dotted around

and lead you to the comedy museum. Do check the map near the shop where to go! We got to about 12... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
mikeazzo
,
Harlow, United Kingdom
Nice area, nice walk, fun with kids!

Enjoyable tour of the argentinian cartoon characters! Kids like to follow the indications and look... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2017
Virginie L
Read all 452 reviews
338
All photos (338)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“san telmo”(5 reviews)
“statue”(3 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
56°
46°
Jul
58°
47°
Aug
61°
50°
Sep
Contact
Defensa y Chile, Buenos Aires, Argentina
San Telmo
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Buenos Aires
Reviews (452)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveler rating
3
5
0
1
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
3
5
0
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscartoon characterssan telmostatuesculpturesmuseohumourfunmuseumargentina
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed August 31, 2017

and lead you to the comedy museum. Do check the map near the shop where to go! We got to about 12 and didn't go anymore as it was about 2K walk to get there. I remember that one of the signs was not obvious....More

Thank mikeazzo
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Enjoyable tour of the argentinian cartoon characters! Kids like to follow the indications and look for the next little statue.

Thank Virginie L
Reviewed April 27, 2017

At historical San Telmo, tribute is paid to the masters of humor and their creations at Paseo de la Historieta, a sculpture tour around the streets of one of the most ancient neighborhoods in Buenos Aires. The idea began with a sculpture of Malfalda and,...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed May 24, 2016

Everyone seems to get in touch with their inner child when they see Mafalda and friends, all vintage Latin American cartoon characters. The Paseo de la Historieta begins in San Telmo and crosses the city all the way to Puerto Madero, ending at the city's...More

1  Thank semicurated
Reviewed April 25, 2016

A characteristic place to visit while visiting San Telmo, this walkaway of statues and drawings are a good activity if you are aware of some of Latin America´s cartoon culture. Lots of statue and photo opportunities around, its a perfect place to visit during sunny...More

Thank RMartinSDXB
Reviewed November 30, 2015

If you love Mafalda o want to know which ones were the cartoons of argentina, you should go to San Telmo and walk for the stree Defensa and Chile. If you get hungry there are a many restaurants.

Thank Adriana P
Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

It's a fun short little walk to find cartoon sculptures. The route can be found online as well as the history behind the cartoons.

Thank Amanda V
Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Its a nice walk. I dont recommend you only move to this place to see the estatues, there's no big deal. They are beautiful but its not a touristic spot. Maybe if your are walking from San Telmo to Puerto Madero, it worth to change...More

1  Thank Marcos D
Reviewed September 10, 2015

El Paseo de la historieta is located at the corner of Defensa and Chile. As soon as you arrive into the neighborhood you are greeted by some of the oldest architecture in Buenos Aires. PLUS the night life is incredible. Patios after patios and cobblestone...More

Thank Valentina2012
View more reviews
Nearby
San Telmo
Characterized by cobblestones and narrow streets, San
Telmo is defined by the tango, the dance that made
Buenos Aires world-famous. Tango is a fusion of many
different cultures: a true child of immigration, much
like the city itself. Nowadays, it comes alive after
dark in the milongas (dance parties) attended by both
locals and visitors alike, who dance until the wee
hours of the morning. During the day, the antique
...More
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Paseo de la Historieta staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines