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Interesting!

Interesting modern statue, a tribute to the Thessaly horse, famous in antique times. It's located... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
doruc645
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Iasi, Romania
Not really much to see

It's another monument in the city of Larisa! Not really much to see, if you are good with Greek... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
George L
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Thessaloniki Region, Greece
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25 Jul 2018
“Interesting!”
20 Jan 2017
“Monument of Bucephalus”
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Venizelou, Larissa 412 21, Greece
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

Interesting modern statue, a tribute to the Thessaly horse, famous in antique times. It's located in city center so very easy to reach. It worth a walk.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

modern sculpture representing real rather than ideal . a perfect job from a local artist, now famous enough in Athens.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

It's another monument in the city of Larisa! Not really much to see, if you are good with Greek History it has a good meaning etc. You for totally need a travel guide for sights like this. It's in the middle of the town 5...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank George L
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is not Bucephalus, the horse of Alexander the GREAT. This represents a tribute to the THESSALY HORSE OF ANCIENT TIMES, 5000 yrs or more BC. These horses were not very tall but quick and with a great figure. Bucephalus indeed was a Thessaly horse....More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Bucephalus is a testament to Greek history, but also, Thessaly's and specifically, Larisa's history. Larisa and the around areas were known about the horses they had and cared for.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately it looks like the statue is starting to fall to pieces.Which is a shame for such a famous horse.I have put a screensaver to show where it is.It is below the large church on a small grassy area.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

Horsey monument that is located by the side of the road for both people walking pass and motorists to see. Made out of eroding metal that seems to have been welled together

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 7 April 2016

It is a modern statue. It is a place to begin a walk at river Pinios until to arrive at the next footbridge.

Date of experience: March 2016
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