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Pomnik Ku Czci Zwierzat Rzeznych

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Neat Sculpture

Interesting “memorial” to the animals in the former butchers alley. Sculptures represent the... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2019
Frbrs70
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Altoona, Pennsylvania
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Fun little sculpture

Situated in a narrow side street near the Hansel and Gretel Houses was an historic old alley and at... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2019
TassieTravellers99
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Launceston, Australia
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Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Interesting “memorial” to the animals in the former butchers alley. Sculptures represent the different animals you could find here. You can catch some people posing on the larger sculptures.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 18, 2019

Situated in a narrow side street near the Hansel and Gretel Houses was an historic old alley and at the end was the famous model animals. The saying went that you rubbed the horns of the goat for good sex life, or the nicely rounded...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

Cute looking statuettes of animals in an alley, where once they were butchered and sold for human consumption. Perhaps the intention of the sculptors was to turn carnivorous humans into vegetarians. Rather difficult to achieve in meat loving Poland. Anyway nice for the children to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 19, 2019

This is a nice idea to give a "memorial" to those animals who are our daily consumtion. Almost everybody who pass by makes photos of it.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

A quaint reconstructed alley for the former butchers with drainage at the frontage. Currently used by local artisans displaying their wares. There is, what can be assumed, an original friese on the bottom most shop. The animal sculptures are a homage to their success to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Pomnik Ku Czri Zwierzat Rzeznych is a cute set of animal and bird statues in one of the oldest streets in Wrocław. Stare Jatki was once the centre of the meat market, it dates back to the middle ages when this street was a row...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

A very popular place for the visitors. The street art is delightful and the children arriving at the street were enchanted.There are some lovely shops and beautiful glassware for sale.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

We ate at a nearby restaurant and walked through this short cross street the farm animals greet you at the entrance. The street is home to several craft shops selling artistic goods, mainly glassware and other items. It is architecturally interesting with a jettied frontage...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Our tour briefly stopped here for some picture-taking. Our guide informed us that this place used to be where animals were slaughtered and is now a tourist attraction! Feeling thankful that they had preserved this building and made the statues of some animals.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

Stare Jatki (Old Butchery) street,in located in the Old Town of Wroclaw, some 500 metres from the Twon Hall. It is the place where, since the Middle Ages, butchers plied their trade, slaughtering animals and selling fresh meat. The old butcher stalls have now been...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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