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I work at U of L.

I am on the faculty of U of L and have seen this statue many times. I have to admit that I really... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2018
Michele F
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Louisville, Kentucky
Historical sculpture and good selfie photo op

Located in front of UofL's historic Admin building, stands one of the early copies of Rodin's... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2014
Taterx
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Louisville, Kentucky
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2301 S 3rd St, Grawemeyer Hall on the U of L campus, Louisville, KY 40208-1838
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

went to KY for a summit but I made a decision to find Rodin's Thinker. took me a lot of U-turns and figuring out where is the statue. but once I found it, it was worth the drive.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank agustinbeth
Reviewed October 14, 2018

I am on the faculty of U of L and have seen this statue many times. I have to admit that I really didn't pay much attention to it until, I took a guided tour with a man who was associated with U of L...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michele F
Reviewed August 14, 2017

I have now seen Rodin's thinker in Paris and Philadelphia, was not expecting to see it in Louisville. Located on the U of Louisville campus, not far from the Speed Museum, well worth the few minutes it takes to walk there.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

OK, parking nearby is virtually nonexistent(there is handicapped parking) so the best you can do is drive up to it and maybe stop for a few seconds. The other option is to park at the Speed Museum and walk over. Parking meters nearby? Well, good...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Rodin's Thinker is a cool piece of art that is a must see when checking out the unique sights and sounds of The Derby City! Come see this contemplative carving - and bring your camera or phone!

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

A replica of Rodin's famous Thinker in front of the old main admin building at the University of Louisville. Handsome setting; formal entrance to the campus. Between downtown and the Churchill Downs race track, so it's on the way. Also near the Speed Museum, the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Matt G
Reviewed March 23, 2016

The Rodin's famous Thinking Man is a huge, beautiful statue. I passed it every day on campus as a younger man, paying it little thought. Now I enjoy walking the U of L campus & enjoy capturing photos of this statue & other architecture. Definitely...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank gadgetguy11
Reviewed November 4, 2015

This is actually the centerpiece for the University of Louisville Belknap Campus. It sits directly in front of Grawemeyer Hall and is located in a very picturesque area of the campus. The statue itself, (a reproduction) is nice to look at but pails in comparison...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Kevin S
Reviewed October 26, 2015

This is a forgot piece of art that do few know is genuine. You don't even need go to Paris to see this original Rodin sculpture. All you need is go to University of Louisville Main campus and it's located short distance from the main...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Andrew215
Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

Located in front of UofL's historic Admin building, stands one of the early copies of Rodin's famous Thinking Man. It is large and photogenic. A walking tour of UofL is a treat for architecture buffs. The university has been in existence since 1798. Conveniently located...More

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