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Plaza Botero

Medellin, Colombia
+57 4 2513635
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Medellin Metro Tour
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Private Tour: Medellin City
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Medellín Combo City Tour Including Street Art and Food Tour
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“street vendors” (56 reviews)
“great art” (12 reviews)
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Medellin, Colombia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely walk downtown amoingst the beautiful sculptures of Botero. The « park » is surrounded by shops. Cafès and boutiques, animated and safe, as plice is very present.

Thank Francine C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Plaza Botero is home to the Botero statues, huge structures depicting fat people and animals. It is situated near to the Metro station, however, once you exit the station you see the "down and outs" mingling around in front of the mueum. Keep a close...More

Thank Thecatsmum4
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Scattered across a busy plaza, the assorted Statues exaggerating anatomies, are enlivened by a mix of street vendors, tourists, locals and ladies of the night. We enjoyed what we consider the cities best empanadas and fresh squeezed orange juice on the north side of the...More

Thank lloydbayard
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a great area and safe feeling. I love these statues. They are so fun and unique. It is a lot fon to take pictures in front of them and help others take famly photos as well. The shopping in the area is also great.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is a large square located in the center of Medellin at the Parque Berrio train station .the square is full of people and sculptures of Botero .great place to hang out just be careful that place is full of pickpockets and gangs , do...More

Thank yannyckchaka2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Convenient and right along the metro, stop and check out the botero sculptures that decorate this plaza. People and animals alike, and vendors selling various wares too, including toasted ants if you dare to eat them! The police were heavily monitoring this plaza, cracking down...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 1 week ago

With many statues to enjoy - & to use for photo ops - it's a plaza with many donated works of art from Medellin's best known artist.

Thank Hopeful_Jubilado
Reviewed 1 week ago

Is something can't miss when wandering through the plaza. Each statue of Botero is visible around this square. It can be very busy during weekends, but this square is huge where you see some beautiful architectural buildings

Thank ShavyB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Botero’s Plaza is a park with a permanent display of many of his sculptures. Art lovers will live this place. However, be very careful while visiting, because thieves also love this park. Is one of the places were people get robbed the most. Cameras, smartphones,...More

Thank ALEXHOYOS
Reviewed 1 week ago

This plaza, along with the adjacent museum, is located in a rough part of town- so go during daylight, keep your valuables hidden, and then have a blast posing with the Botero sculptures! There are lots of vendors, some selling replica art and others selling...More

Thank LAF08
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Response from Ricardo G | Reviewed this property |
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