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Remember Them Humanitarian Monument

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Outdoor Sculpture

It's a big interesting outdoor sculpture in the middle of a brand new park in the middle of the... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Thomas V
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Oakland, California
Please take time out out to see this if you are in Oakland

It's in Fox Square Park and you can eat at the line of mobile food trucks called Off the Grid... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2015
grahamekean
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UK
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29 Jan 2018
“Outdoor Sculpture”
26 Nov 2018
“Big Bulky Sculpture”
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

Outdoor modern art with some historic significance. Nice open space in a crowded part of town. Not really my taste in art, but you might like it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 20 July 2018

A big outdoor sculpture set in the middle of new apartment buildings in Uptown, the hip area. As art, not so great. But a wonderful area. So drop by.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

It's a big interesting outdoor sculpture in the middle of a brand new park in the middle of the brand new Uptown neighborhood. Surrounded by new apartments, it's nice thoughtful outdoor art.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Came across this memorial purely by accident while poking around downtown Oakland on vacation. The highlight of our trip - tucked away in an unassuming little park off one of the main roads - it is breathtaking in its scale and captures the larger than...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank tkdAnnapolis_Md
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Who knew we had this amazing monument right in the heart of downtown Oakland? It's huge. It's beautiful. And it helps you remember some very significant people. The statue itself is metallic, and it feels somewhat hollow when you knock on it. But in many...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 13 May 2015

It's in Fox Square Park and you can eat at the line of mobile food trucks called Off the Grid. There are several really impressive statues of humanitarian figures, including several individual heads at low level, allowing visually impaired persons to touch and feel the...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 28 July 2014

Parked in front of this last night when we went to see a concert at the Fox in Oakland. It's pretty huge. It's a surprise to see something so grand and carved out at that spot, especially since I hadn't heard of it before. I'd...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Leslied2
Reviewed 16 April 2014

Do not miss going to this monument when you are in Oakland. A true tribute to many wonderful humanitarians, Google it....

Date of experience: April 2014
3  Thank ChaChaOakland_Ca
Reviewed 1 October 2013

Humanitarian Heroes. In a block size art park. Inspirational. All my heroes from the 20th Century from Martin Luther King Jr. and Gandhi to Ruby Bridges. On the back of the large sculptures of well-known figures are bas-relief of local heroes... A world-class monument honoring...More

Date of experience: July 2013
5  Thank GramGramSue
Reviewed 1 September 2013

In a plaza in downtown Oakland that is an easy walk from Jack London Square, is a unique set of sculptures depicting humanitarian activists from around the world. The installation includes four gigantic sculptures, each 25 feet high, surrounded by a set of smaller head-casts...More

Date of experience: June 2013
5  Thank Julie C
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