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Mermaid of Warsaw

32 Reviews
Liked by 4
Open Open 24 hours
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 10-20 minutes
Address: Old Town Market Square, Warsaw

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On the west bank of the Vistula River in Warsaw, there stands a bronze sculpture with a fishtail of a human body. This is the symbol of the heroic city of Warsaw-the Warsaw Mermaid. In Poland, the mouth of the sea is the Vistula River in the Pirot Sea, and it is said that there are mermaids. At that time, a young man named Wall and a young woman named Shawa were accompanied by a boat to the current Polish capital of Warsaw to open up their homes. The mermaid in the river was their witness and asylum. This place gradually developed into a city. In order to commemorate them, later generations named them "Warsaw" as the name of the city. At the same time, the image of a mermaid is used as the emblem of Warsaw.

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The Mermaid of Warsaw is a statue based off many local legends related to mermaids, so the mermaid became a symbol of Warsaw. The mermaid statue in the old town is located on the banks of the Vistula River, and is made of bronze. It is the city emblem of Warsaw and is the pride of Warsaw. The statue is a nude girl with a beautiful carp tail. The mermaid holds a sword in her right hand and a shield in the left hand, leaping above the raging waves.
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