Saturday, August 22, 2015

Kranner´s Fountain

Kranner´s Fountain, also called ‘The Homage of Czech Estates’ is a neo-gothic monument, situated in a park at the riverside in Prague Old Town. It was intended as a homage to the Habsburg monarchy, there is a bronze equestrian statue of Emperor Francis II inside. Around Francis are some statues that represent the allegorical figures of 16 Bohemian regions. The 22 metres high monument stands in a small park and public fountain is at the pedestal of the monument.

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