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Great Horse, Deserted Place

We expected better management of this land mark to align with the effort made by Leonardo and the... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2016
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Lovely creation of great Italian Sculptor

This bronze horse sculpture was created by Leonardo da Vinci in 1482. This happens to be the... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2016
Prabir G
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Cultural Park, Via Piccolomini | Between The Racetrack And The Soccer Stadium, Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This magnificent masterpiece was designed by di Vinci but never completed in his lifetime due to lack of funding so the plans lay undeveloped until relatively recently when it was completed and homed near the San Siro stadium. When viewed from any angle it is...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

From the moment we arrived and were given our audio Recording that would guide us through this magnificent home and garden we were mesmerised . Taking in the artwork , architecture, grandeur and history was for this traveller thrilling and left me lost for words...More

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Reviewed February 9, 2018

It's a very modern sculpture, but the original project clearly followed the florentine style and details described by Leonardo.

Thank Arturo V
Reviewed September 23, 2017

Milan’s Duke Lodovico il Moro ordered the sculpture from Leonardo da Vinci in 1482. It was meant to be the largest statue in the world of this kind, but it was never finished due to the various circumstances. But, Leonardo prepared a lot of details,...More

1  Thank Borzov
Reviewed May 22, 2017

For starters before you go just be sure you know where this stage is. It's by the newer race track. Because right nearby is the old racetrack and the futbol stadium. I was under the impression that's where this was and walked all around the...More

1  Thank Steve H
Reviewed December 26, 2016

We expected better management of this land mark to align with the effort made by Leonardo and the people who persisted to support his dream to construct this huge and amazing horse statue. The place was empty and appeared deserted. It seems there was some...More

2  Thank TQ_Travel-Quest
Reviewed October 27, 2016

This huge, beautifully done "Leonardo" horse was given as a gift to the Italian people from a large group of american donors. There is no charge to view this wonderful bronze which stands just before the entrance to an attractive Milan race track. We were...More

3  Thank Frank C
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

This bronze horse sculpture was created by Leonardo da Vinci in 1482. This happens to be the largest equestrian statue in the world. This piece of art is one of the early work of the Sculptor. The statue stands 24 feet mounted on a Carrara...More

1  Thank Prabir G
Reviewed March 23, 2016

This is worth seeing, however not by the very long tour bus journey on the green line. If you buy a day pass €4.50 each and use the metro it's not even a 10 minute walk to the racecourse. There is nothing else to see...More

Thank bramble40
Reviewed March 5, 2016

This statue is everything travel brochures are saying...and more. Grand, exquisitely executed, beautiful location. Just the walk from the subway to the statue allows for a nice immersion into the area architectural, civic, historic and human character.

3  Thank EUcivilization
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