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Located at the historic center, in front of a restaurant, it is easy to find this statue. I had to... read more

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Schone Naci Statue- memory the unique personality of Bratislava

Schone Naci or his original name was Ignác Lamár who in the half of the 20th century used to walk... read more

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Located at the historic center, in front of a restaurant, it is easy to find this statue. I had to be patient and wait for my turn to take picture of this statue. Everyone was posing with this statue! I asked permission to quickly take...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another interesting and fun statue I came across on my statue scavenger hunt. I enjoyed searching for them around the city.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Schone Naci or his original name was Ignác Lamár who in the half of the 20th century used to walk in Bratislava streets in his tradional costume- tail cote, bowler hat, lacquared shoes and he used to visit many of his favourite coffee houses and...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Such a cool wee statue. Look up the story behind it. Get your pics early as he will be busy once everyone is in town. It's a credit to Bratislava to have these types of statues remembering a loving person

Thank dellmeano
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Which is the meaning of these statues? We were with local friends, and they explained who this man was, but this was not offered to other visitors

Thank Chiarella S
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Schone Naci is a monument modeled after a real person, Ignac Lamar. Legend has it that he was in love with a woman who did not love him back. This disappointed him so much that he went crazy. After that, people could often see him...More

Thank AAHolt
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Went by this on our town tour, many people stopping to take photos of this cute statue. I heard it was created after a beggar. Not sure about that but it does add to the fun in this city.

Thank elindoo
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This is one of the many charming statues dotting the Bratislava city scape. It appeared to be very popular given the number of people flocking to have their picture taken with him. Very cute and charming

Thank swtraveler15
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Our Guide Eva knew the man pictured in this street are. She told us that he was a mentally disturbed beggar who wandered the city square and had coffee at the shop where his statue is. The townspeople loved him and they dedicated a sculpture...More

Thank mttaylor9
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Brastislava will be remembered as the city with incredible art work. It makes a huge difference and it adds to the fun of the city.

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