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Esculturas Oviedo

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Address: Oviedo, Spain
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Kids and all the family will love it Para toda la familia

I particularly like the sculptures in the Campo San Francisco, 3 are dedicated to maternity, with very different styles. Going to find all the sculptures is like a treasure hunt... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Oviedo, Spain
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Oviedo, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I particularly like the sculptures in the Campo San Francisco, 3 are dedicated to maternity, with very different styles. Going to find all the sculptures is like a treasure hunt. Lovely pictures to make, whatever the weather will be like. And even at night, some get quite impressive. You'll love the ones near El Fontán, the ones near Transcorrales...The one... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

In Oviedo you will find statues everywhere, on squares, on street corners, in the streets and in the parks.

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Nice to walk around and see art work.Different sculptures of different artists including Botero. Oviedo in general gives you the feeling of an elegant city with lots of history

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Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The city centre of Oviedo is peppered with life-size statues of famous local people or people in typical local dress. There is even a delightful statue of a stray dog that people used to feed and keep an eye on. It certainly given extra life to the streets, something for children to play with and an ideal opportunity for unusual... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I've rarely seen so much street art in such a small city as Oviedo. And of such variety and quality. There are the expected statues of various historical worthies, some of which are very good, and then there are seemingly a lot more sculptures scattered around the pedestrian areas (which are extensive) and these are more than not, really interesting.... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Oviedo is known for its status. They are everywhere, and after that Woody Allen said, Oviedo was his favorite Spanish city, they made a full size bronze of him.

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London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Navigating the city sculpture by sculpture turned out to be a great way to look around! It is particularly good that most of them have plaques that give credit to the artists as we aren't great at this at home!

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Villaviciosa Municipality, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Oviedo has a lot to offer the everage traveler. Cultura, good restauants, fantastic arquitecture. Very clean city. Interesting shops of all varieties. Local food market, excelent!

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Malaga, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

The City of Oviedo has more than 100 sculptures on its streets and this makes the city very interesting. I enoyed seeing the sculpture of Woody Allen. I also liked the Botero sculpture at the Plaza de la Escandelera.

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Lynsted, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

These statues are dotted around the city making for some added interest on a stroll through this surprisingly friendly and cultural place. Take your time to have a proper look.

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