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Nice walks along the river nearby

This statue is located by the edge of the road; stop and take some pictures. But I highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
HellyWelly93
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Swedish King that gave the city its name.

The swedish king Karl IX on the staty is high above the ground and gives an impression off power... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
MPnr1
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Oslo, Norway
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3 Aug 2018
“Nice walks along the river nearby”
21 Feb 2018
“Swedish King that gave the city its name.”
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

This statue is located by the edge of the road; stop and take some pictures. But I highly recommend taking a walk along the river (any direction as all are pleasant). Plenty of seating and great views.

Thank HellyWelly93
Reviewed 21 February 2018

The swedish king Karl IX on the staty is high above the ground and gives an impression off power and assertivness.He was actually the third king called Karl that ruled in Sweden.Location of statue is very good in central part of city close to river.Best:The...More

Thank MPnr1
Reviewed 17 September 2017

I think statues are remarkable, not only design but they are shown for everyone to enjoy. This statue stands right in front at the main street into the city where everyone can see and enjoy. Lots of wonderful old buildings to look at near this...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Visiting Karlstad it is impossible to pass by the Karl IX monument who was the founder of this city.

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Karl the nineth gave the city it's priviligies, but more then that he did nothing really :) It's just a statue folks and while it's situated in fairly nice spot (sit down and watch the river and the governors mansion) it's just a statue made...More

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