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Escultura La Estampida

Avenida Ninos Heroes y Avenida Lopez Mateos, Guadalajara, Mexico
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Drive by on your way somewhere else

The statue is well known in the city and if you are on your way to Plaza del Sol, you will probably... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
mjfore
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Guadalajara
Gorgeous, but not a place you have to visit..

It's fantastic if you're an art lover, but for the regular tourist, it's not really a tourist... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
xenarulz
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Guadalajara, Mexico
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A realistic sculpture of horses designed by Jorge de la Pena.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hotel riu” (4 reviews)
“public art” (3 reviews)
“stampede” (6 reviews)
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Avenida Ninos Heroes y Avenida Lopez Mateos, Guadalajara, Mexico
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

The statue is well known in the city and if you are on your way to Plaza del Sol, you will probably pass by it. It isn't the kind of thing that you need to stop to contemplate, but it is a nice looking piece...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

It's fantastic if you're an art lover, but for the regular tourist, it's not really a tourist attraction. It's a roundabout, you can't walk around or even cross the street, as it is in a busy intersection. Great to look at while driving

Thank xenarulz
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Impressive art in round about by hotel RIU. At night it appears steam comes around the horses making it look mysterious.

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

When you are driving around Guadalajara take a look at the Escultura La Estampida, or in English the statue of a horse stampede, which are quite interesting. You do not need to get out of your car, just circle the glorietta (or round about) and...More

Thank suzannecurtis
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Very beautiful art piece right on the side of the road! You may need to take a tour that stops here, or risk traffic, but it is beautiful up close!

Thank Shdal
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Be sure to circle the glorietta (round about) a few times, even if the Guadalajara traffic is horrid, so you can see these amazing metal sculptured horses stampeding.

Thank SuZAnnemariposa
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

As far as statues go, this is a good one. Not much to say about statues, lol. I like horses, so this bit of art appeals to me. I gave it only four stars, because the hill it's located on is too steep. I set...More

Thank Mckenzie F
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

Great for lovers of arts and sculpture. Fantastic place to get a picture. Probably one of my favorite ever sculptures.

Thank The_World_Tourister
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

There is always quinceañeras taking their memory pictures with their big dresses, I understand why. Is very unusual to find great sculptures surrounded by grass & fountains. Great spot to visit.

Thank Karim S
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Nice statue and impressive up close. I wouldn't have travelled to see it but was fun to check it out while waiting for our Uber.

Thank James-RJM
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