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Wonderful tribute to San Martin

Located in the heart of Buenos Aires this statue is a tribute to Don Jose de San Martin, the second... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
DrErickJMannPhD
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Cancun, Mexico
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This independence square area and statue and the surrounding park is beautiful. You will not miss... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Located in the heart of Buenos Aires this statue is a tribute to Don Jose de San Martin, the second most famous figure in the struggle for independence from Spain, along with Simon Bolivar of Venezuela. The laurel wreath on the side is a recent...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank DrErickJMannPhD
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This independence square area and statue and the surrounding park is beautiful. You will not miss it on your tour of the city.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The monument to José de San Martín y Matorras (25 February 1778 – 17 August 1850) and the independence armies is located on the upper portion of Plaza Libertador Gral. San Martin. This is a very beautiful park. Yesterday, being March 12, 2018, a military...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Jose de San Martin was an Argentinian General who was a leader in the Wars of Independence for Argentina, Chile and Peru again the Spanish. He is regarded as a nation hero of Argentina and Peru. This impressive equestrian statue is located on the edge...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

It helps to learn the history of San Martin otherwise it probably won't make a lot of sense. We started our bike tour here and they were cleaning it, by the time they got back all the trucks and hoses has left and there were...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank HMT08
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This is a large monument located in a scenic park. It pays tribute to General José de San Martín, who led the movement for independence from Spain and is considered the father of Argentina, The monument includes many figures; most prominent is General San Martin...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank jonahNJ
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The monument to General San Martin and to the Independence Armies is an equestrian monument honouring the Argentine National Hero General San Martin and to four landmarks related to Peru´s Independence, the Battle of Salta and the taking of Montevideo. San Martin on his horse...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Dan L
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Great park and located within walking distance of major shopping area Gallerias Pacifico. Stop on the steps of the monument and soak up your surroundings.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank trishsoto
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