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This is a beautiful monument and very thought provoking. It should be in the middle of the road to... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
SUSAN N
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Exmouth, United Kingdom
Wear your sunglasses if you want to read this in summer

A very good idea but when the area is busy it may be a little difficult to read it all, I haven't... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
VEDay
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

There is no way that you could miss this piece of art. I’m not sure that it is particularly beautiful but I don’t suppose the artist planned it so. The main concept are riddles

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

When future generations look back I can't believe they will see this as something worth keeping. Not beautiful or inspiring. Michelangelo it certainly is not. Get ride of it.

1  Thank Lance A
Reviewed 12 December 2017

This is a beautiful monument and very thought provoking. It should be in the middle of the road to show it off to advantage. About time High St was completely pedestrianised!

Thank SUSAN N
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This is located on Exeter high street on the pavement and is a sculpture of thick metal. It is kind of an elongated triangle in shape and is very polished and shines in the sun.

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

A very good idea but when the area is busy it may be a little difficult to read it all, I haven't completed it yet. A good landmark and it has alway looked clean well kept when I have seen it.

Thank VEDay
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Quirky statue in the middle of busy shopping district....slightly puzzling as to why it's there or what it signifies but interesting

Thank ajgater
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This unusual looking 6.5 meter tall stainless-steel triangular sculpture is situated in the centre of High Street, near Lloyds Bank.  It combines history, modern technology and design. The riddles from the historic Exeter Riddle Book (the earliest known example of Anglo Saxon poetry in existence)...More

3  Thank David D
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Passed by this on a day trip to Exeter. It has verses from the Exeter Riddle book written on it. The history is quite interesting and it is something different!!

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 14 June 2017

English eccentricity laced with modernism with a touch of Victorian puzzle thinking: how more English panache can you get? Brilliant!

1  Thank phdgillon
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Many people walk by the Riddle Sculpture in EXETER High Street It really is worth stopping and looking An amazing sculpture and great local attraction

Thank JeffTheChairman
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