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Charming Landmark.

This was my landmark to turn to my hotel. Needed it the first couple of passes down this street... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Susan R
Seneca, South Carolina
Standing around

A nice statue you are sure to bump into if you are walking to or from the marienplatz. Quite life... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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  • Terrible2%
10 Aug 2018
“Charming Landmark.”
28 Jun 2018
“Standing around”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

This was my landmark to turn to my hotel. Needed it the first couple of passes down this street. Love to see street art that can be touched also.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Susan R
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

A nice statue you are sure to bump into if you are walking to or from the marienplatz. Quite life like.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank G1naM
Reviewed 25 June 2018

There is a bronze statue of 20th-century German writer and journalist Siegfried (Sigi) Sommer on Rosenstrasse in the Old Town. The monument is depiction of a aged Sigi in leisure clothes, simply walking the street. This is one of many interesting statues and fountains scattered...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank BradJill
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

A statue of a famous local historian located near to Marienplatz. The statue is very realistic. Otherwise, nothing very special.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 588phis
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Very realistic. You might walk past him from Marienplatz. I wouldnt make a beeline to see it though. Very random

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 840max
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Walking around Mareinplatz you most likely will run on this statue of Sigfried Sommer. This is the case when you know nothing about it (most likely) and after you see it, start looking for the information about this person. But in general this statue is...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Nataliecam
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

This is a human size brass statue of the famous German novelist located on Rosenstrasse. Nothing special. If you are around this area, you can try to 'find' him.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank 588phis
Reviewed 19 October 2015

After completing my visit to Marienplatz (Reviewed earlier) walking onRosenstrasse i notice this statue of a man walking in the same direction as me with a hand in his pant pocket with a muffler thrown carelessly thrown around his neck & a newspaper under his...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Reviewed 27 July 2015

When you are walking in the environment of Marienplatz, be sure to meet "him". It is a lovely statue in the middle of a small street.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank 545medva
Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

Lovely guy, he doesn't say much but he has a presence and what looks like a powerful stride. Give him a pay on the back or shake his hand. He's a man about town.

Thank BrianQ85
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