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Medellin, Colombia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This park has a split personality; on one hand there are the statues, which may not be to everyone’s taste, and on the other hand, this is a centre for Medellin’s red light district!

Thank laflafs
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you’re a fan of the artist you’ll love this place, the Botero museum is in the middle of the Plaza. You can relax with the bronze statues out in the Plaza and then enjoy all of his paintings inside. Don’t forget to rub the...More

Thank franciscodM5040YU
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had visited the Botero museum in Bogota so were very interested to see Plaza Botero.We were not disappointed.It's a fascinating memorial to the city.

Thank santpedor
Reviewed 3 days ago

I knew nothing about Botero before visiting Medellin. On my city walking tour, we went through Plaza Botero which is full of Botero sculptures - fun to look at and very picturesque.

Thank Mathyew
Reviewed 3 days ago

Not the best neighborhood to get through but doing it during the day is fine. The collection is an amazing thing in a free public park. Some of his greatest works right there to touch! A must do visit.

Thank FiremanTom
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Le statue adornano tutta la piazza, regalandole un tocco estremamente innovativo e affascinante. Las estatuas están todas a rededor de la plaza dejando un toque mágico a este lugar. The square it's completely rounded with botero's statues, giving to the place a really fancy touch....More

Thank FranciscoSoldano
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth the visit especially if you like Botero as there are many works there and the square is very nice. Plenty of shopping, entertainment and food in the area also which was fun and convenient. We were glad we left Pablato to explore this...More

Thank OBXTKN2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Park is usually crowded but awesome statues. also close to other parks so its good to plan around that.

Thank Nayelline D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Im sure Plaza Botero was originally thought as a very good idea to closely appreciate Botero’s art; however the surroundings of the plaza are not very nice (lots of homeless) and the cleaning of it are not that good.

Thank felipepareja99
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Plaza Botero contains many large sculptures by the artist. Very safe location in what used to be a high crime area, a measure of how far the city has come as a tourist destination. Soldiers and police everywhere, very safe and secure. Wonderful sculpture garden...More

Thank Jeffery S
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Response from Ricardo G | Reviewed this property |
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