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59th Street, Avenue of the Americas, New York City, NY 10019
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Reviewed February 18, 2019

This large bronze statue is a tribute to the heroic Argentinian general José de San Martín. It is located at the corner of Central Park South and Avenue of the Americas. It is one of many statues found in the Central Park area.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

Jose de San Martin is a national here in Argentina regarded as one of the liberators of Spanish South America. Just learning who it is helps keep freedom alive in the world.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

This statue is a gift from Argentina. An impressive statue.You will not miss this.A good place in Central park to take a photo.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

I didn't know about the Statue until I look it up. So yeah, it expand my knowledge more about a particular statue. This statue is donated by the Argentina Government and was put at the south of Central Park in 1950s. Not bad. Read more...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

In its own right this is a good bronze sculpture of an argentine General on a horse and has some great detail and sits on a 20 foot block. Donated by Argentina in 1951 to the city of New York, it is located in Central...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

This statue stands at the south entrance of the central park. I really don't know the person it's depicting. Nevertheless it loks nice

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed August 17, 2016

When approaching Central Park by way of the Avenue of Stars you will encounter the equestrian statue of General José de San Martín of Argentina (1778-1859), the notable historical figure who is credited with helping to liberate Argentina, Chile and Peru from Spanish rule in...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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