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Estatua de Mafalda Homenaje a Quino

Parque San Francisco, Oviedo, Spain
+34 984 08 38 00
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All alone

Lovely little statue on a park bench, overlooking a small pond. Mostly there is a queue to get a... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
es-travler
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Mafalda in Oviedo?

Quite a surprise to find Argentine heroine Mafalda sitting on a park bench in Oviedo but her... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Portoax
,
Oaxaca, Mexico
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Parque San Francisco, Oviedo, Spain
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+34 984 08 38 00
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely little statue on a park bench, overlooking a small pond. Mostly there is a queue to get a ‘selfie’ with Mafalda, but not on this rainy afternoon in November.

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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Quite a surprise to find Argentine heroine Mafalda sitting on a park bench in Oviedo but her presence commemorates the presentation of the prestigious Principe de Asturias prize to Quino, her creator. For her birthplace go to San Telmo in Buenos Aires

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

One of the most entertaining and enjoyable statues to take a photo. You never think about coming across that character. Awesome!!

1  Thank Pipi P
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Very cute and a must see in the park. Beautiful sculptures everywhere in the city, but this is a nice change. Love it!! Great place to stop and get a photo!!

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Reviewed 28 February 2017

We just love Mafalda, we always take picture by the bench with her every time we visit Oviedo. The statue fits perfectly in an environment like the Campo de San Fransisco.

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

A lovely little statue of Mafalda in the park, a complete surprise and a wonderful "find" for those of us who are fans from days of old...

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Situated in the great park named San Francisco on a bench all by herself waiting for you sit next to her and have a photo taken. Great park. This is a must visit if you're ever in the center of Oviedo.

Thank Garen M
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

The best homage is that every time I walked around the area, little children were taking turs to sit on the bench by Mafalda...the best possible homage to that great character created by Quino!

Thank Fred F
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Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

If you like Mafalda then you should totally go to Oviedo. There's her sculpture in the park, so you can sit with her and take as many photos as you want or can do. And besides it's in nice area. You can make a picnic...More

Thank Monika C
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Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

I heard that during the daytime there is a queue of kids for taking photos haha. Everyone loves Mafalda and I finally made a photo with her!

1  Thank Semi L
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