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Different, worth a stop

A very different type of staute which is kinda funky. Well worth a stop as there are other statue... read more

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Teresa H
Texada Island, Canada
Worth a quick look

Walking from the port area along the boardwalk on the seafront, we came across this very large and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

A very different type of staute which is kinda funky. Well worth a stop as there are other statue around and it is right on the front promenade of the city along the beach.

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Walking from the port area along the boardwalk on the seafront, we came across this very large and unusual papier-mache-looking sculpture of two rather sad looking characters gazing out to sea. It appeared freshly painted and was eye-catching. Interesting to read a previous comment on...More

Thank Aglassortwo
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This 20 feet high sculpture is due to a very famous '60s song that also portraits the city's name in its title. I know almost nothing about art, but the sculpture is rather awkward. Sadly, it has also been vandalized so it is overall not...More

Thank Adventure275196
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

This is located in a working the town of Puerto Montt, not a tourist attraction. But travel 30mins away and all tourism attractions start.

Thank A S
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

If you are working by the esplanade you’ll see it but do not plan a visit here it’s an sculpture that seems to be a copy of a 2 grader painting.

Thank Fabian-Mailos
Reviewed 17 July 2017

What a shame that they are constantly being disfigured. I suppose the only answer is to keep repainting them until the vandals get bored and move on.

Thank Stuart J
Reviewed 13 June 2017

i horrible, please demolish asap it has nothing to do with anything, unatractive, ugly and poorly executed

Thank Constanza D
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Although this sculpture looks rather naive when one is close up, the effect from further away is excellent. A very good memory image for the City

Thank phshanks
Reviewed 30 April 2017

"Situated on the Ocean Front is surely the most famous monument of Puerto Montt. It is a sculpture of 10 meters of height, that is next to the coast in the center of the city. The sculpture, by Robinson Barría, was made to commemorate the...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A pleasant walk from town around the harbour passing some pleasant colourful eating places en route. This attraction appeared popular with local tourists who took their photos beside the icon in their dozens. Well worth the walk (not that far) taking in the ambiance of...More

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