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“Women are persons. Les femmes sont des personnes...” I love these statues and this statement. Even... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mishka01
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Montreal, Canada
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Proud Feminists

Take a seat and make time to read the plaque. Lovely spot away from the hustle and bustle and well... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
HazelK K
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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

“Women are persons. Les femmes sont des personnes...” I love these statues and this statement. Even more powerful given everything that’s going on in the wold right now. I now make a point of walking to this wonderful work of art when I’m in downtown...More

Thank Mishka01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take a seat and make time to read the plaque. Lovely spot away from the hustle and bustle and well worth the visit. Great spot to take the family and having a subtle teaching moment.

Thank HazelK K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by on a groupon scavenger hunt. Probably should have looked at/read this exhibit prior to that. If you are at Arts Common or Olympic Park, have a quick look see to respect where we came from and where we need to continue going.

Thank Tracey F
Reviewed 3 October 2018

You may just come across these 5 bronzes by chance or as part of a walking tour. It is worth spending a few minutes reflecting, not just the artwork, but that it was not until the 1920's that women were treated as "persons". These 5...More

Thank Bluebellplasnewydd
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Very nicely made. Close to the Olympic plaza where our Yvonne van Gennip wrote history in 1988 with three golden medals🏆🥇🥇🥇

Thank JankeesR
Reviewed 21 September 2018

That is what these women are discussing. And today it is the realization that we, as women have not always had the recognition that we have.Amazing what these women did in a mans world and how appreciative we need to be for their ground breaking...More

Thank Tonder
Reviewed 14 September 2018

It is SO easy to take for granted all the human rights that Canadian enjoy today - gay marriage, legalized pot in October 2018, and significant Aboriginal rights. So it is an important reminder that was hard work to attain these rights, and that less...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 11 September 2018

It is always wonderful to wander around Calgary. There is so much public art that you can happen upon. These statues are delightful and caused much conversation among us. Nicely done.

Thank EPottawa
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely set of sculptures honoring these truly inspirational and incredible women in Canadian history. It’s so amazing that they are commemorated for all that they fought for for women. When ladies come together, we can accomplish anything, truly. This set of sculpture...More

Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Walk a block or two West to find the beautiful steampunk horse made out of tractor parts. That is where the pubs are anyway!

Thank snyrseartista
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