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Reviewed 16 August 2018

It's a nice statue, you can't miss it if you're visiting the city hall. Apparently the original statue had been planned for just one lur blower, but had to be retrofitted for two, since apparently lurs were always tuned in pairs (thanks, Wikipedia).

Thank James W
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This monlith with the two hornblowers does catch your eye. The legend that they blow their horn every time a virgin walks by is a cute one. However, it is just one monument in a city of monuments many of which are much more viewable...More

Thank Jerandnanc
Reviewed 27 July 2018

What the heck is a lur blower? Lurs were large metal horns blown by Danes on ceremonial occasions in the Bronze Age, around three thousand years ago. You can still see these horns in Denmark's National Museum. They can still be played! This statue is...More

Thank cashelguy
Reviewed 22 July 2018

It's a statue. Of Lur Blower. I am not sure how something like this could be either excellent or terrible. I mean, it is just a statue, of Lur Blower, in the middle of Copenhagen.

Thank U4210FPjamess
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We saw this statue when we were busy exploring the city center on route to Tivoli. You can’t really miss it as it stands right on top of the statue on a road less travelled (not that busy road).

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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We saw this column after our visit to the city hall. We noticed it because of the horns. We had just seen these unique and authentic horns at the Museum of Denmark. It was good to see how the horns are actually held and blown.

Thank 406traceyl
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Once you’re at the column read up of the history of it - it’s interesting! It compliments the rest of the square.

Thank Lottelli
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

This was a good statue to see in person and quite impressively made.I saw it on my free walking tour and really enjoyed it and would definitely recommend you come here to see it.

Thank KweqSmanit
Reviewed 20 May 2018

we have had a good lunch at a good restaurant (Phoenix Restaurant). Atmosphere and food was very good.

Thank AlirezaSalehi52
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Great statue to stop at when walking past. The story is hilarious, apparently these two will blow their horns if a virgin walks past...it has been quiet in Copenhagen for sometime apparently. Just next to the City Hall. Worth seeing.

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