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Unusual.

Certainly very distinctive the statue stands on the main street - Grimmaische just before you come... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Alan B
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Newport, United Kingdom
Nice pedestrian mall with mix of old & new architecture

This is a pleasant & vibrant pedestrian area with all the usual suspects as regards the stores... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
marsham745
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Ivanhoe, Australia
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Certainly very distinctive the statue stands on the main street - Grimmaische just before you come into Augustusplatz.

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

I was walking through the city centre with some friends, and noticed this landmark sculpture. I do not know the details of what it is about, possibly the previous reviews can elaborate on that, but it looks nice and distinctive and eye level with pedestrians...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

I was not sure what this was, but its on a main shopping street and next to where people gatered to protest in former East Germany before wall came down. I you do a full walk around town you will see this for sure

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Visited on Sunday 1st October and while walking through the old part of town found this sculpture "The untimely contemporaries in Leipzig"

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

This is a statue called Unzeitgemäße Zeitgenossen by Bernd Göbel. the details of the statue is covered with real gold. This is located close to Augustus Platz and right in the shopping district.

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is a pleasant & vibrant pedestrian area with all the usual suspects as regards the stores you'd expect to find anywhere, but also some local specialty shops. Has an easy going safe vibe& is the way to the market square

Thank marsham745
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This is a nice well done sculptor located at near the Augustus Platz and the area where the Pedestrian only area is ending. We were walking back from our Round the city bus ride heading back to the train station, and probably would have spent...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is one of the main shopping streets in Leipzig, and you couldn't miss it as its large !! Worth a few photos !!

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

A very beautiful, original and intriguing sculpture showing 5 people in various activities. Almost impossible to miss on the main old town street.

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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

There are five sculptures standing on a cross. Looks very interesting. Unfortunately, the descriptions are written in German, so I do not have any idea what it means. Anyway, it is a nice photographic spot as it is standing in the middle of a busy...More

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