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50 W Washington St, Richard J. Daley Plaza Civic Center, Chicago, IL 60602-1305
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You would not miss this beautiful and artistic monument designed by the great artist Picasso in the Daley Plaza of Chicago, the heart of downtown. It does not matter when you visit, spring, summer, autumn and winter. Perfect spot to take a snap photo to...More

Thank Kuhn H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I lived in Chicago I heard many different descriptions of the Cosso‘s artwork. Some saw as a horses head while others thought it was of a toilet seat left up. Whatever it is that you see it’s what Picasso had in mind, keeping you...More

Thank McWett
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of many strange statues within the city. Very prominent place in front of Daley centre. Also home to a farmers market that surrounds it.

Thank IAN O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Im not an art lover so maybe it went over my head, it was ok but yeah, worth seeing if in town and you are on the street it is a Picasso after all.

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very cool statue and a great place for a photo opportunity for your trip. Especially if you are into Picasso this one is bigger than life!

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

over by the Picasso statue it is very nice i would definitely take a bus tour and then you will see it and the Picasso statue is actually a lady

Thank Ava H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If close to your way, go see it (its close to the Chicago theater with the famous CHICAGO sign), if only just to say you climbed a Picasso!

Thank zaz936
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this cool sculpture while walking around. There were kids on it and sliding on it. It seemed to be like a hangout spot. It was an interesting piece though.

Thank Nina P
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Pablo Picasso is said to be the greatest artist of the 20th century, who could command millions for his work. When approached to design this monumental work, he gave it to the people of Chicago as a gift. It now stands in the Civic Centre...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

My husband and I stumble onto to this sculpture on our way to Willis Tower. We did not know what it was at first, husband asked me what it was? I said it looked like a monkey. Then a Chicago resident just so happen to...More

Thank Lisa L
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