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Don Francisco Cuervo y Valdes monument

Rio Grande Blvd., Rio Grande Blvd. & Mountain Road, Old Town, Albuquerque, NM 87104
+1 505-243-7255
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One of Albuquerque incredibly detailed bronze sculptures

This bronze sculpture located in Old Towne Albuquerque is one of many extraordinary bronze... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
casnewmexico
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Statue Is Easy To Walk To...

Have been visiting the Equestrian Statue of Francisco Cuervo y Valdes for years. It is easy to... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2018
R_Sanchez_1792
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Rio Grande Blvd., Rio Grande Blvd. & Mountain Road, Old Town, Albuquerque, NM 87104
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This bronze sculpture located in Old Towne Albuquerque is one of many extraordinary bronze sculptures located throughout Albuquerque. Several are in the Old Towne area. One can only marvel at the details, expressiveness, size and weight of this sculpture. It is easyome to find and...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Have been visiting the Equestrian Statue of Francisco Cuervo y Valdes for years. It is easy to locate, it is free, and you can stop and rest foe awhile walking in Old Town.

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Reviewed 19 May 2017

My wife and I visited Albuquerque and spent about a day and a half walking through Old Town visiting its boutique shops, restaurants, museums, historical sights, and just taking in its beauty.... The Don Francisco Cuervo Y Valdes Statue was the first thing we saw...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

The statue is at the order of old town and welcome visitors to the area. While it is not an exceptional statue it is fun and a fitting welcome. I liked it!

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Reviewed 30 September 2015

Ruggedly executed, it gives the feeling of the rough-around-the-edges setting Don Francisco found himself in (back in the early 1700's). The horse turns his head, raises its hoof, and looks every bit the war horse he probably was. Move over, Bucephalus! Don Franciso is reading...More

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