We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Amusing statue and story behind its location

This statue is located in a plaza area that has lots of student traffic, a few shops and a cafe... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kip F
,
Sacramento, California
Nice artwork

In 1998 Bamberg had a project called this sculpture way. Due to many donators bamberg was able to... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Passioncookress
,
Schweinfurt, Germany
via mobile
Read all 37 reviews
19
All photos (19)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average29%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
2 weeks ago
“Amusing statue and story behind its location”
12 May 2018
“Women - don‘t do diat ”
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
12°
Oct
Nov
-3°
Dec
Contact
Heumarkt, Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
Website
+49 951 2976200
Call
Reviews (37)
Filter reviews
8 results
Traveller rating
3
4
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
3
4
1
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This statue is located in a plaza area that has lots of student traffic, a few shops and a cafe. It is a cool looking piece of art, tho I can' t recommend looking for it if you only have a short time in the...More

Thank Kip F
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Nice figure , I‘d not go especially go for her to this place (downtown Bamberg) but after seeing her „she“ (=me) liked the cream cake or Bamberger 🥐 at the Café nearby 😀

Thank GerryandSabine
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

In 1998 Bamberg had a project called this sculpture way. Due to many donators bamberg was able to buy the lying lady. For us the lying lady in Bamberg and the horse in Berlin are our favorite sculptures from this artist.

3  Thank Passioncookress
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This Fernando Botero sculpture of "Female Lying with Fruit" graces a small square in Bamberg Altstadt. Worth stopping by for a look, especially as there are not many Boteros on permanent display in Germany.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

It is a bronze sculpture at the edge of a nice square. There is a nice Café behind it which serves good ice cafe.

Thank Flo P
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice "Botero". This artist usually made some fat people scultures. Is beautifull and funny to find a Botero in a German city. I suggested to put a English legend also for the sculture (only deutsh provided).

Thank Daisy S
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We visited Germany during the Christmas markets. This statue looked as I felt after many sausages and Gluhwein! Made for a great photo.

Thank SLP v
Reviewed 11 July 2015

One of the greatest artists from South America. We love his works, we visited his museum in Bogota. This sculpture was bought by the city in 1998 and this is also a great attraction of Bamberg.

Thank 545medva
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 41 nearby hotels
Hotel Wohnbar
63 reviews
.09 km away
Hotel-Gasthof Wilde Rose
44 reviews
.27 km away
Hotel Graupner
73 reviews
.30 km away
Palais Schrottenberg
61 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 259 nearby restaurants
Cafe Muller
98 reviews
.22 km away
Cafe Esspress
37 reviews
.18 km away
Cuatro Gatos
32 reviews
.15 km away
Mokka Makan
18 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 72 nearby attractions
Theater der Schatten
200 reviews
.56 km away
Bamberg Altstadt
1 754 reviews
.41 km away
Bamberger Dom
864 reviews
.58 km away
Klein Venedig
356 reviews
.24 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Liegende mit Frucht - Skulptur von Botero staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines