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Spolete Trains Station's Teodelapio

If you arrive to Spoleto via train you'll see the Teodelapio as you leave he train station. You can... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2016
Mark H
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Halfmoon Bay, Canada
The steel symbol of the city

The monumental sculpture is another one that was realized for the famous exhibition organized in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Borzov
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Rijeka, Croatia
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2 days ago
“The steel symbol of the city”
3 weeks ago
“Great to see street art”
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The monumental sculpture is another one that was realized for the famous exhibition organized in 1962 as a part of the annual festival and dedicated to the “Sculptures in the city”. The black painted steel structure is the work of Alexander Calder, one of the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not that everyone will like what’s on display but the idea of street art appeals to us after the plethora of ugly graffiti we’ve recently witnessed in Spain and Italy. A great move

Thank bigvicSydney
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The sculpture is in front of the railway station. It was erected with funds from the EU as Spoleto holds artistic festivals every year.

Thank fjottai
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The Open AIr Sculpture is very modern and does not fit with the beautiful surroundings of Spoleto. It seems very out of place

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Reviewed 27 June 2016

If you arrive to Spoleto via train you'll see the Teodelapio as you leave he train station. You can hire a taxi, catch a local bus, or venture by foot to explore the lower part of Spoleto from this location. You can always catch an...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The open air sculpture known as 'Teodelapio' cannot be missed out the front of the Spoleto Train Station, the sculpture was designed by the American sculptor Alexander Calder for the open air exhibition in 1962. The name is credited to that of a Duke of...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 6 November 2013 via mobile

You step out of the train station and this is what you see. I think this 1960's modern "art" is hideous. It is gigantic and immediately blocks what would otherwise be a lovely view of Spoleto up on the hilltop. Don't bother going to it.

Thank Embrace_Life_Now
Reviewed 6 August 2012

This sculpture is located just outside of the train station in Spoleto. It is there since the early 1960's but looks a bit neglected now. It's nice to see such a modern sculpture with the backdrop of the old town.

Thank dubfam
Reviewed 17 February 2012

Spoleto is filled with secrets of Alexander Calder's art and this is just one of them!

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