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Watching the people was the main attraction here. The statues are wonderful, but the hustle and bustle in the plaza was almost as great. There's also the Museo de Antioquia which features a lot of Botero's paintings as well. It's worth a visit.
If you love the art of the sculptures of Botero this us the place to be... take as many pics as you like. Bad thing... some people just sit next to the statues and they don't allow you to have good pics, even if you...More
Great place to take pictures with the Botero sculptures; it's a vibrant park with lots of local flare. There is also a museum and a cathedral. There's also lots of security but I wouldn't get too comfortable.
Seeing the sculptures was interesting, but it was difficult for me to enjoy the visit due to the surrounding environment. Hard to walk around without people trying to sell you things. It's in the downtown area of Medellin which isn't really nice or comfortable to...More
Love the beautiful sculptures in this square. The people watching is also interesting. This place truly demonstrated the beautiful spirit of the Colombia people who love life and have short memories of the past. We can all learned from the Colombians and be happy living...More
If you like art and sculptures, Plaza Botero is an interesting place, but if you are a tourist, which is mainly who will be reading this, be conscious of the fact that this is not located in a safe part of town. If you want...More
This visit will help you to understand the Botero style. Initialy I was affraid of the pickpockets and other intersting faces. It's very safe and there are o lot of police in that area. If you reach this place you would need to make a...More