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Mae West Pipe Dream

Effnerplatz, Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Makes no sense

Munich has so many places and spots to see but this one you can skip. It is just a piece of metal... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Paul K
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Munich, Germany
via mobile
Weird piece of metal

So as we walked around we had no idea what this was except a piece of metal. We learned from a... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
dreamer_in_kw
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good22%
  • Average30%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible27%
27 Aug 2017
“Weird piece of metal”
20 Aug 2017
“From top a huge basket - Sieht aus von oben, wie ein riesiger Basketball Korb”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Effnerplatz, Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Munich has so many places and spots to see but this one you can skip. It is just a piece of metal without any sense or history.

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

So as we walked around we had no idea what this was except a piece of metal. We learned from a tour guide the next day that this is a sore spot with people in the city. A lot of money to buy and maintain....More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Maybe I'm a bit kidding, but looking today from my hotel room down, it reminded me more to an huge basketball basket. A typical public arts object, originating form regulations, where a certain percentage of bigger public projects must go into arts, mainly sculptures, some...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Snapped a picture of this statue because it looked interesting and figured their was a story behind it that I would learn later...really no place to park and get out to see it so it's best viewed as you drive by, as we did on...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I have been passing by this every year for so long and I keep asking myself if it is a sculpture or an installation of purpose due to the design features of large bolts and shape. It sits in a modest round about next to...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2015

The Mae West Pipe Dream is a huge and fun sculpture (170 feet) in the middle of Effnerplatz. Its shape is said the resemble the hour glass figure of Mae West. It is the creation of American sculptor Rita Mc Bride and is made of...More

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