Statue of Copernicus
Bronze Donkey statue
The bronze donkey in the southeast corner (dubbed the ‘brass ass’ by some Americans) has a much more sinister story attached. Few...
House Under the Star
The House Under the Star is a chunk of madly stuccoed architectural confectionery embellishing the Main Square. Inside you’ll discover...
You can go up the Old Town Hall Tower for a fine panoramic view.
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Statue of Copernicus information
The square at the Old Town Hall is also furnished with a number of interesting items of statuary. A few steps from the town hall entrance is a Statue of Copernicus, one of the oldest monuments dedicated to the stargazer and a regular feature in holiday snaps.