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Aww Jack

Fun to stumble upon after seeing it here. Jack is a cool piece! Wouldn’t say it’s a MUST see, but... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alison M
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We passed Jack on our walking trips down to the plaza and it was a fun photo experience for my 13... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
liz544
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4 weeks ago
“Aww Jack”
16 Jul 2018
“Burro”
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“Jack the Burro” was sculpted by Frank Seckler of Taos, New Mexico after being commissioned by El Dorado Plaza in Taos, New Mexico in 2011. The sculpture, which provides an excellent photo opportunity, is dedicated to the lowly beasts of burden who...more
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304 Paseo Del Pueblo Norte, Taos, NM 87571-7301
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun to stumble upon after seeing it here. Jack is a cool piece! Wouldn’t say it’s a MUST see, but we like him :)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alison M
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Jack hangs out on Paseo del Norte in downtown Taos. He has his picture taken by all the tourists. You can post his picture online.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We passed Jack on our walking trips down to the plaza and it was a fun photo experience for my 13 year old.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

I pass by Jack at least once a week. I always say hello and pat him on the nose. He is one of many icons in Taos.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Leesa B
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Jack hangs out near my favorite Western Wear. Its tricky to wave at Paul and retrieve my grip on the leash in time to tip my hat at Jack as we walk past each day.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank 14larrya
Reviewed 5 July 2016

A good social media sharing opportunity if you want to take a picture with a statue. The craftsmanship of the Burro is nice too. Don't go out of your way to find this.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank magaggiemay
Reviewed 28 May 2016

Jack is an amazing creature created by a really talented artist. Be sure to stop by and see him when you are in Taos.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Janet F
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

No trip to Taos is complete without a visit to see Jack! He's in a great location near the middle of town...right off the Main Street! Go pay him a visit!!! Hello Jack!!!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank 294caryr
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

It wwis a rather mundane statue that sits outside of a shop. There isn't really anything else to say about it.mi don't think it is meant to be an attraction as much as sidewalk decoration for a store.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank CraigF84
Reviewed 23 October 2014

This is a genuine work of art and definitely worth making the trip to El Dorado Plaza. Jack isn't much for conversation, but he can hold his booze.

Date of experience: August 2014
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