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Conversation Sculpture

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Address: 200 8 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2P 1B5, Canada
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403-268-2489
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Located on the pedestrian walkway of 8th Ave., this is a popular downtown spot for walking, people watching, browsing/shopping and grabbing a quick bite or just relaxing.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathy L
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Calgary
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Courtenay, Canada
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Always brings a smile to my face when I pass this sculpture. It's certainly worth passing by when you're next in Calgary.

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Thank TaysTea
Burlington, Canada
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I walk by them every morning. They bring a bit of light into my life. Such personalities! Wish all business was this friendly.

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Thank jenna R
Calgary
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57 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located on the pedestrian walkway of 8th Ave., this is a popular downtown spot for walking, people watching, browsing/shopping and grabbing a quick bite or just relaxing.

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Thank Kathy L
Calgary, Canada
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513 reviews
286 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was walking in the downtown early recently, and spotted this sculpture. There weren't a lot people around, and it felt good see these two gentlemen talking. The sculpture animates the pedestrian mall during the day when it's busy, but also warms things up when the mall is empty. Glad it's there!

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Thank BenLar137
Fmm
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498 reviews
97 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I realize that this sculpture...must have been on the pricey side....But that being said, it just adds to the culture of the city.....the wild horses gets little too much after while

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Thank Ross M
Calgary, Canada
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89 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This sculpture is on teh end of Stephen AVenue, a part of downtown restricted to walking only during the day. Stephen avenue is a favorite during lunch time as the office towers empty and poeple walk / talk/ and head to the many resteraunts that make up Stephen Avenue. Entrance to many shopping venues aslo make up this 3 block... More 

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Thank phkbc
Calgary, Canada
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35 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I walk by this sculpture all the time, enjoy passing by it and will really miss it if it is removed or relocated.

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Thank Sydney Yi Har M
Calgary, Canada
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74 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

When ever I walk past this it always makes me smile! It just seems like such a friendly piece, with two men obviously in deep conversation.

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Thank Ruth C
Calgary, Canada
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74 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

These two have been wrapped up in a conversation for many months. In the summer, they gather dust and in the winter it is snow.

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Thank Ed H
Rio Grande, RS
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108 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We were walking in the evening in downtown, when I was surprised to realize that these two fellows in an animated chat were in fact a sculpture. Calgary downton has several surprises like that in the streets. Most interesting.

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Thank Carlos R

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