The statues in New York are talking, but what are they saying?


Writers & Authors

Behind every statue there is a voice and behind every voice there is an Author. 

Find NYC talking statues 

Please take a look at our map when you are in New York - so you can find one of the Talking statues! 


 The Talking Statues project, which brings together internationally acclaimed authors and actors to give voice to carefully... 

Talking Statues is an original Danish concept giving voices to statues through modern technology for the first time in the world. It became a success and later was realized in the cities of Helsinki, London, San Diego, Berlin, Chicago etc. The project in New York is now running. Please find a map on this site and instructions for use. The Talking Statues recreate an image of how the city has changed over several centuries and was built not from a single nationality, but from many nations. 

How does it work

How does Talking Statues work?
​It is very simple, you just need to bring your smartphone and download an QR scanner for free.