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When a traffic bollard becomes everything

For me, this statue was on the way to the Castle / Cathedral complex. So, obviously, it was... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
Madrid, Spain
Historical Statue Below The Castle

A historical statue in the heart of Nitra just below the castle. I believ the saying goes he was 1... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2016
Burnley, United Kingdom
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12 Mar 2018
“Nitra's Emblem”
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Corgon is near the beautiful castle and is a quirky addition to the building. Holding up the corner of the building.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Paul L
Reviewed 17 January 2017

History. Very nicely renovated castle. One of the most beautiful church. Relax and walk, maybe take some coffee, wine and/or beer.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

For me, this statue was on the way to the Castle / Cathedral complex. So, obviously, it was something to look at. As the local beer was called "Corgon" and I'd asked what or who that had been, I knew the story about the local...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank alejestem
Reviewed 21 September 2016

When going to the church check out the statue as really good. Nice park area as well so can stop and check out the area

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Helen K
Reviewed 6 August 2016

A historical statue in the heart of Nitra just below the castle. I believ the saying goes he was 1 of the strongest men in Slovakia, and local people say the statue is holding the wall up. He also has a local Slovakian beer Corgan...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank mdurks07
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Legendary statue of Corgon, whi has fought against Osmans by throwing rocks on them. It is pitty, that statue is in bad condition, but I think, that whole castle together with this statue is must for every visitor in Nitra

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Matej S
Reviewed 13 May 2012

I do not know what the Corgob is. But if you mean "CORGON" - than that is a statue of atlant placed in old city. This statue is connected to legend of blacksmith named Corgon who sawed city from osmans warriors.

Date of experience: May 2012
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