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Nice obelisk

Nice obelisk with very interesting story related with it... Located in a beautiful, charming... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Patrycja B
Gdansk, Poland
Interesting history

During our free walking tour our guide showed us many attraction/sites. This one in particular has... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
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  • Excellent31%
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  • Average26%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
29 Sep 2018
“Interesting story”
29 Oct 2017
“Passing by; not well protected”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

On each side of the obelisk there is etched a scene in stone. The story of the patron who esteemed Carolina so much that he parted with his money in order to build this obelisk is quite moving

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Maria G
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The obelisk is situated in a square fool of restaurants and cafes; I wonder how it has not been yet vandalized; should be better protected or presented to tourists.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank danlucian
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Nice obelisk with very interesting story related with it... Located in a beautiful, charming place.:-)

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Patrycja B
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Tucked away off the main Street and opposite a delightful church. I imagine in the summer this little square is a real buzz with loads of people enjoying drinks and food outside whilst enjoy the tranquility of the place. The only negative thing to say...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank LGBfund
Reviewed 28 February 2017

During our free walking tour our guide showed us many attraction/sites. This one in particular has a very interesting story. A wealthy businessman of the city commissioned the erection of the obelisk to curry favour with the king, (spending all his money in the process)...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The ten meter obelisk, the angel wearing the effigy in a crown of laurels and the four stone eagles that hold laurels in their peaks are a masterpiece of Anton Csürös and Nagy Samuel. The two Biedermeyer style bas-reliefs showing the symbol of the city...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Ahmet A
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Because of the trees, we had a somewhat difficult time locating the obelisk. When we found it, it proved to be a disappointment.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank JrnyJunkie
Reviewed 19 May 2016

in the middle of a very popular square in the middle of the city , it`s a piece of architecture that will marvel you.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank emilcristianh
Reviewed 29 March 2016

This obelisk is situated in a lovely square with old buildings, charming restaurants and lots of atmosphere in the warm season.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Vasile B
Reviewed 23 November 2015

The surrounding are nicer that this monument(the buildings and the square). But it has an interesting story, and if you go there ask for the story maybe someone will know to say it to you.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank RaduCostea
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