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Nice Stop for a Pic

We stayed at the Frankfurt Marriott and noticed the Hammering Man across the street. Later during... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brunoash26
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A bit of fun

First sight of Frankfurt for us when we came in from the Airport. Lots of fun for adults and... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
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“Nice Stop for a Pic”
9 Sep 2018
“A bit of fun”
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Whole city is filled with great art works, this is another one, when I took the long walk around the city, it was my pleasure to see and analyze all these art works. I take pictures but I am not satisfied with my camera and...More

Thank FreeJohnny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Frankfurt Marriott and noticed the Hammering Man across the street. Later during the day, as we walked to the Central Station, we stopped by a took a close look at the monumental kinetic sculpture designed by Jonathan Borofsky which have been...More

Thank Brunoash26
Reviewed 9 September 2018

First sight of Frankfurt for us when we came in from the Airport. Lots of fun for adults and children alike.

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I used to see it every day coz it's located just across the street from my hotel. I learned more about this statue from the tour guide when we were driving back from Heidelberg. Photographers & travel bloggers will love it

Thank Fatima87_A
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I like unusual statues/monuments and I will go out of my way to see them. However, while this could be cool, it is in a busy street and is not so easily accessible. We were driving by and thought we’d stop but decided against it...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Went to Frankfurt for a few days with the girlfriend and this was the first place we went. I am not much into the arts but I though this was cool.

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

A newly constructed structure, which is not very special, and if you are walking in the boulevard leading to the main metro station, maybe worth seeing. But I did not consider the suggestion to go to see this structure

Thank payam f
Reviewed 17 June 2018

This is a statue at the entrance to Frankfurt Messe (or Fair Grounds) the place that hosts international trade fairs throughout the year.

Thank Govindraj
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Saw the giant towering sculpture from the hop-on hop-off bus. The giant sculpture towers over the bus and the hand holding the hammer moves up and down as if the statue is hammering. It is dedicated to the many workers who make modern life possible....More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Yes it's a big moving sculpture. Yes it's placed under the bigger pencil I've ever seen. But the ducks around are better!

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