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50 W Washington St, Richard J. Daley Plaza Civic Center, Chicago, IL 60602-1305
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stumbled across this artwork while walking through the city and didn't realize what it was until later. As with most good art, we stopped, looked, and tried to figure it out. If we'd known it was a Picasso we probably would have spent a...More

Thank ScottandJanelle
Reviewed 5 days ago

Easy to visit, always amazing to see. A Chicago landmark. You aren't supposed to slide down it, but you totally can.

Thank Leah v
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an iconic piece of art you should experience while in Chicago. Just a short walk from Millennium Park and if the weather is rough, you can take the underground PedWay from Millennium Station. The ChristKindle Market is in this plaza in November and...More

Thank Marie A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Often the view is obstructed by various events being held on Daly Plaza or it might appear as an obscure looking jungle gym with people climbing on it. Spend a few minutes looking & then learn the back story via google for more information

Thank Loren_L_1976
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Picasso sculpture is the centre piece of the Daley Plaza is certainly interesting but I have no idea what it is supposed to represent.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The sculpture is on the street like many other sculptures trough the streets of Chicago (Which is nice to see) but this one in particular is only special for being a Picasso

Thank Manuel G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been a Chicagoan all my life and have always enjoyed this statue! I was reunited with it recently while taking a lunch break doing my civic duty serving on a jury! It was the highlight of my week!

Thank Il60076
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sculpture is located on Daley Plaza. Well worth a visit to see how you interpret Picasso’s piece.

Thank NeilD1810
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You would not miss this beautiful and artistic monument designed by the great artist Picasso in the Daley Plaza of Chicago, the heart of downtown. It does not matter when you visit, spring, summer, autumn and winter. Perfect spot to take a snap photo to...More

Thank Kuhn H
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

When I lived in Chicago I heard many different descriptions of the Cosso‘s artwork. Some saw as a horses head while others thought it was of a toilet seat left up. Whatever it is that you see it’s what Picasso had in mind, keeping you...More

Thank McWett
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