House Under the Star
Statue of Copernicus
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...
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...
You can go up the Old Town Hall Tower for a fine panoramic view.
Piwnica Pod Aniołem
This splendid, spacious pub in the town hall cellar is one of the old quarter’s most popular live music venues – check the big posters...
With leathery seating and lots of exposed wood, this place resembles a Victorian British boozer but with flat-screen TVs hanging from...
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House Under the Star information
The House Under the Star is a chunk of madly stuccoed architectural confectionery embellishing the Main Square. Inside you’ll discover another outpost of the Regional Museum, this time a small but elegant collection of Asian art, including Japanese swords, Indian statues and Chinese pottery from the Tang dynasty.