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1 Bagers Plats | Opposite of Anna Lindhs plats, Malmo 211 18, Sweden
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I’d only briefly seen pictures of the knotted gun so both myself and my wife has for some reason thought it was a huge sculpture. Imagine my surprise when I saw it in the distance as I was approaching. I actually asked my wife if...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank issueskid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worthwhile visiting it, just behind the train station, a powerful message. We enjoyed the walk in the nearby area as well.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Giulio C
Reviewed March 11, 2019

This is a great statue. Bronze statue by a Swedish artist. It a a lot fun that has the nozzle in a knot to represent that we should stop gun violence/ war etc.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Monique A
Reviewed February 28, 2019

This non violent bronze sculpture is made by Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd. It s an overzised magnum revolver

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gullabella
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Not sure this was worth a separate walk but it was cool once we got there. It’s next to the colorful sculptures too.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 2, 2019

I am giving "The Knotted Gun" a full five stars because you think you will see this HUGE sculpture.... and then you see it and become mesmerized by its size. Like everyone else, I thought it was huge.... but it is small. I have attached...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank raymondgonzales1978
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

The Knotted Gun is a small sculpture on a marble plinth with nothing else around it (e.g. story board or museum etc.) A few good photos and a provocative one of piece of art but you only need 10 minutes here. Very close to central...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

The Knotted Gun in Malmo is another "one of a kind" thing! Not sure what it is supposed to mean!!!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 237StefanO
Reviewed November 6, 2018

I am a gun enthusiast so while I don't believe the underlying message from the artist is relevant I did find the art itself fun to look at. Hate does not live in inanimate objects, only in people!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank samwD5420YD
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

The Knotted Gun is a small sculpture near the university and train station in Malmo. The knotted gun is in memory of John Lennon and was created in 1985 to represent non violence.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank danks44
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