El Pensador, Buenos Aires

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One of the most famous and recognizable sculptures in the world, El Pensador ranks as a must-see for those interested in history and philosophy. This is one of eight originals cast from the mold by French sculptor Auguste Rodin. Stand under the looming pensive figure and try to read his mind. At the heart of a pristine and lush park overlooking the local congress building, the statue's location ensures you have some accompanying activities to combine with your visit. Before you head to Buenos Aires, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Buenos Aires trip itinerary maker site , to make sure you see all that Buenos Aires has to offer, including El Pensador.
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  • "The thinker", by Auguste Rodin, is the symbol of thought and reason and the replica in bronze, this known work, is located in the square of Congress and is protected with iron railings.
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  • Art throughout the city. Replica of the thinker by Rodin. Recommend stopping to think for a bit and take a picture!
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  • Nice statue near the Congress Building. One of many designed by Rodin. In a City that seems populated by monuments and statues, El Pensador can be easily overlooked unless you are at the Congress Buil...  more »
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  • Beautiful and wonderful! It's not a copy but an original made original cast of August Rodin. Unmissable!!
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  • Ample green space in the Centre of Buenos Aires
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  • Spectacular reproduction of the thinker
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  • It is not a reproduction of the original "the thinker". Statues both share the same mold made by Rodin. A beauty in the middle of the two congresses square.
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  • It is incredible that we have similar work by Rodin and no one has any idea
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