Copernicus in Krakow

Photography by Carlos Dorce

Photography by Carlos Dorce

This statue is next to the Jagiellonian University in Kraków. It was designed by Cyprian Godebski in 1899 as a top of a well and originally stood in the courtyard of the Jagiellonian’s Collegium Maius (Copernicus studied at the Collegium Maius in the years 1491 – 1495). It was moved here in 1953.

Photography by Carlos Dorce

Photography by Carlos Dorce

Location: Copernicus Monument in Krakow (map)

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