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Escultura Tomie Ohtake

| Parque Roberto Santini, Santos, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Interesting surroundings

This sculpture's location right next to the ocean is stunning. This is a stop to make for a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lynn K
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Florida
Only go if you like the photos

Only go if you like the photos, because nothing really to see than what you see in the photos... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Billy_louco
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Sao Bernardo Do Campo, SP
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  • Average10%
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| Parque Roberto Santini, Santos, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This sculpture's location right next to the ocean is stunning. This is a stop to make for a picture showing you have been to Santos. While walking out to view this landmark up close I was surprised by the police presence. I never felt I...More

Thank Lynn K
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Only go if you like the photos, because nothing really to see than what you see in the photos, don't plan to go here waiting for a big attraction

Thank Billy_louco
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The monument of Tomie Ohtake is the border between Sao Vicente and Santos and is located in the bay of Santos beach. It was built to remember about the Japanese immigrants who came to Brasil. The place is very clean and probably also one of...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 9 June 2016

This is a monument opened to the public in 2008 - by the emperor Hiroito - to celebrate the 100 years of Japanese immigration to Brazil. The first immigrants entered the country through the seaport of Santos. The sculpture is monumental: steel, painted red, will...More

Thank Mari R
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

The statue signifies Santos to me, you cannot miss it from anywhere on the beach. When the tide is high the waves make a strange noise under the monument. Besides the statue there is a heliport where the military police lands. There is also a...More

Thank 615sybilla
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Walking along the beach front you cannot miss the sculpture. Seems a strangle place, but it fits with the atmosphere. Neat to see.

Thank jcwbesq
Reviewed 16 October 2015

The monument was created by Tomie Ohtake born in Kyoto and who immigrated to Brazil in 1936. The monument was opened to public in 2008 by emperor Hirito to celebrate the 100 years of Japanese immigration. Its 15m high, 20 m long and 2 m...More

Thank Niels-Fernanda
Reviewed 9 January 2015

A nice place to see the ocean and the Beach Avenue. A nice place also to see the surfers and all the "people of the sea". It's a place for the skaters too. Almost "California".

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