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It is very pretty if somewhat forgotten a little. I wish it was more visible to the general public... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
Olga G
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Decent statue

When I visited Gandhi he was surrounded by the hustle and bustle of the San Francisco farmers... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Sep 1, 2018
Mar 24, 2018
“Decent statue”
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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

It is very pretty if somewhat forgotten a little. I wish it was more visible to the general public as we was a very important and inspiring person.

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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

When I visited Gandhi he was surrounded by the hustle and bustle of the San Francisco farmers market, which whilst It seemed slightly incongruous with, I'm sure he very much enjoys being part of. Take a look if you are in the area but don't...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018

It was very inspiring to see a Gandhi Statue at the Ferry Building. I wasn't expecting it. It seemed so apt, because SF stands for Freedom and forward thinking and there is no better symbol of that in the modern world like Mahatma Gandhi!

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Reviewed April 19, 2017

I like this sculpture near the Ferry Building in San Francisco. It's kind of in the middle of a parking/loading area, but it's a cool statue with views of the Bay Bridge. Worth a look.

1  Thank ClintPage
Reviewed January 28, 2016

We went to see the Gandhi Status which is by the San Francisco Ferry Building in the Embarcadero area. There is seating and tables nearby. The location is a bit south from the Ferry Building. The sculpture was a gift from the Gandhi Memorial International...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2015

Many people have criticised the location of this striking statue of Mahatma Ghandi which indeed is in the middle of an almost seedy backland area of the ferry building which serves as a parking lot and opposite the entrance to the ferries; it is immediately...More

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