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1 Bagers Plats | Opposite of Anna Lindhs plats, Malmo 211 18, Sweden
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Worthwhile visiting it, just behind the train station, a powerful message. We enjoyed the walk in the nearby area as well.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Giulio C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great statue. Bronze statue by a Swedish artist. It a a lot fun that has the nozzle in a knot to represent that we should stop gun violence/ war etc.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Monique A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This non violent bronze sculpture is made by Carl Fredrik Reuterswärd. It s an overzised magnum revolver

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gullabella
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Not sure this was worth a separate walk but it was cool once we got there. It’s next to the colorful sculptures too.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

I am giving "The Knotted Gun" a full five stars because you think you will see this HUGE sculpture.... and then you see it and become mesmerized by its size. Like everyone else, I thought it was huge.... but it is small. I have attached...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank raymondgonzales1978
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

The Knotted Gun is a small sculpture on a marble plinth with nothing else around it (e.g. story board or museum etc.) A few good photos and a provocative one of piece of art but you only need 10 minutes here. Very close to central...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

The Knotted Gun in Malmo is another "one of a kind" thing! Not sure what it is supposed to mean!!!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 237StefanO
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I am a gun enthusiast so while I don't believe the underlying message from the artist is relevant I did find the art itself fun to look at. Hate does not live in inanimate objects, only in people!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank samwD5420YD
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

The Knotted Gun is a small sculpture near the university and train station in Malmo. The knotted gun is in memory of John Lennon and was created in 1985 to represent non violence.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FrequentFlier756853
Reviewed 9 October 2018

At the west river edge, Suelishamnen, at the west end of Malmo Central Station, this sculpture has deep meaning and reminder for all how human has misused the gun for the evil purposes and kill others. This “Non-Violence” sculpture created by Swedish Artist Carl Fredrik...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank santo-trainsspotter7
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