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Strange but interesting statue in the main square of a bronze head on its side. Very popular with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Igor Mitoraj in Krakow

Igor Mitoraj is nearly never alone in Krakow. Fallen head (Eros bendato) is interesting big bronze... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Miha P
Maribor, Slovenia
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Rynek Glowny 1, Krakow 31-042, Poland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Strange but interesting statue in the main square of a bronze head on its side. Very popular with tourist as everybody seemed to want to photographed next to or inside it. Certainly a bit of fun particularly for the children who climb all over and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Igor Mitoraj is nearly never alone in Krakow. Fallen head (Eros bendato) is interesting big bronze head of a man near the City tower. It becomes one of the symbols of the square. People want to take photo or two with the hero without eyes....More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Aha this statue is a really cool fun attraction in the town square and gets a lot of people looking and people climbing inside so it was definitely an enjoyable place to see

Thank Megan S
Reviewed August 16, 2018

It was performed by the famous Polish artist Igor Mitorai in 1999. The people adopted another name for the sculpture - "Head.”Strangely, tourists go crazy to get their photo standing next to the sculpture and to walk inside the hollow head. Little do they know,...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed August 2, 2018

There are many sculptures around the world that attract different forms of active photography. Just this one is very accessible and easy for everyone to take great pictures at. I could not resist the temptation to crawl in and peek through one eye to make...More

Thank Thomas J
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Very odd. A head just laying there. Couldn’t find anything by way of description. Just a head. A good photo op if nothing else.

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Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Situated in the western corner of the marker square. Referred to as 'the head' has become a meeting point and photographic backdrop for some time now, a strange tourist attraction.

1  Thank Warhol40
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Another part of the main square which l believe is definitely worth a visit while in Krakow. The large hollow bronze head sculpture which lies on its side can be found near the town hall tower. Photography can be challenging at times as is popular...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

You cannot miss it. This huge bronze sculpture is situated at the corner of the Town Hall Tower an the Main Market Square and I learned that the author is Polish artist and the official name is "Eros Bendato" but everybody refer to it as...More

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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

I don’t know how I missed this sculpture on my first visit to the main square but it’s a large hollow bronze head, great for photo opportunity. Needs a plaque to say what it means or may be not..... I lost my head in Kraków

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