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Some interesting sculptures. The big problem for us was that we had to hire a car and driver to... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2017
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Interesting site for sculptures

A short drive from Ouaga with an admission ticket for entry. Some of the sculputres are... read more

Reviewed November 14, 2016
Srini055
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 2, 2018

Amazing sculptures done in granite stone that is still set in the ground. Artists come from a variety of West African countries, also North Africa, and Europe. Most interesting when you have a guide accompanying you to provide background information on each of the artists...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

Some interesting sculptures. The big problem for us was that we had to hire a car and driver to get there (and Manega Museum) so it was quite expensive.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 14, 2016

A short drive from Ouaga with an admission ticket for entry. Some of the sculputres are interesting. Worth about an hour or two at the most. I would think this place is not suited for kids

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

A quiet and calm stroll among the sculptures. Very interesting. Try it on a cooler day, then grab a coke at the small restaurant. Children will enjoy making sense of the art as you wonder, "how in the world did they ..... "

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 2, 2016

Been several times between 2010 and nowadays; last experience was edifying in terms of seing how locations devoted to art or culture just end up being forgotten; A few interesting pieces of work but takes quite some motivation to go there - not to mention...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed May 17, 2016

Was just there this May 2016. The park is full of sculptures made from artists all over the world. Often the art is full of meaning, socially and otherwise. A park guide can offer a lot of detail regarding each piece during a tour. There...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed January 6, 2016

I'm not sure I would drive all the way out here just to see the sculptures. I would recommend you combine it with a trip to Loumbila or another sight in the area. I spent about 2 hours wandering through the sculpture garden, enjoying the...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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Reviewed November 11, 2015

great sculptures! hire a guide, it is worth to in order to get to know the meanings of the artworks nice with kids too

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed June 30, 2015

Not sure if I liked it but it is worth a visit. Try to do it without the guide, it does not add to the visit really. A park that boasts of granite sculptures form artists form all over Africa. Worth a visit I think

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed May 27, 2015

This is the place to see granite rocks sculptured by talented artists. The large rocks have been sculptured on the site and form an interesting display of modern and traditional carvings.

Date of experience: May 2015
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