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Sweet memorial to a wonderful dog

Beautiful and poignant story to human's most loyal friend. A must see for any dog and animal lover... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Stuttgart, Germany
Easy to miss when not on a tour - worth the stop and commemoration for canineloyalty

When you walked towards the back of the Wawel Castle where the Dragon is, you may just as well walk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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“animal lovers” (2 reviews)
“faithful dog” (2 reviews)
Vistula Walkway, Krakow, Poland
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful and poignant story to human's most loyal friend. A must see for any dog and animal lover about the true and undying devotion of our canine friends. Read up on the story beforehand to truly appreciate the memorial. It made me appreciate and want...More

Thank MariWolfe929
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you walked towards the back of the Wawel Castle where the Dragon is, you may just as well walk along the river. On the opposite end, away from the castle, you will find the statue of Dzok. Such a sad face will meet you...More

Thank knoesenm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The story of this dog is similar to Japan dog Hachiko who wait for his master 9 years after his death. Krakow story is shorter but also very beautiful.

Thank Piotrul
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The story of Dzok the dog is one of the most touching monuments to an animal that I have ever seen and if your an animal lover and especially a dog owner then a visit to this beautiful sculpure will be very rewarding. The story...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 15 August 2017

...then DZOK MONUMENT is the place where you should definitely be in Krakow.And not only one visit..accidentally or deliberately your paths should always end up in front of this beautiful faithful dog...

Thank tz l
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This place is interesting and i thing that more people have to know it. So it is need to be more popular for us.

Thank Aurel K
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The story of Dzok is well known in Krakow but not that well known by the people who flock to this beautiful city. It's certainly not really mentioned in the travel information brochures but to dog owners and animal lovers in general the story is...More

3  Thank Neil K
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Not worth a specific trip to see this but good to stop by if near the castle or en route to the Jewish quarter.

1  Thank rdella
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We wanted to see the Dzok Monument, however it wasn't indicated on our map. Eventually we found a Tourist Info and the clerk had never heard about this monument. She searched and searched and found where it was located. Now we were heading in the...More

5  Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Loved this polish version of grey Friars Bobby. Lovely wee statue in lovely position near the river and well kept. Had t heard of him before but loved the story once I seen statue.

1  Thank Sharon K
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