Two cats on top of the building form an interesting interactive posture. It was a very nice humor if you know the history of it.
About Cat House
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The house is at the west side of a well known square. I like it, except the below restaurant andgazino. I would prefer that the whole building should be keept as original.
Great piece of history - with a cat perched up on the roof. Great for photographers and lots of cobbled street to amuse.
I takes sum time before you understand way its called the cat house. Then you see some small cats and you don't understan why this is an attraction! Don't bather go here.
Being lovers of all things cats, we had to see this building. Our guide told us an interesting story of how the cats came to be. Apparently the builder/architect had a disagreement (was shunned) with his guild. As a result, when he placed the cats...More
A weird attraction, its a cat on a roof, it is intriguing and therefore it is worth popping by whilst in the old town!
A custard coloured building with 2 black cat statues sitting atop it. The story goes that the house was built by a tradesman who was so incensed at getting rejected by the local tradesman guild that he built the cats with their bums facing towards...More
I came to see this and loved the architecture of the building, the building is a restaurant now and looks out onto a square surrouded by stunning architecture. worth a visit
The cats at the top of the house were originally placed with their tails (backsides) towards the merchants guild as they wouldn't let the Cat house owner join as a sign of his displeasure but once they let him in he had them turned round...More
Well, the cats are quite nice when you crane your neck up to see them and its a nice building....but really? a tourist attraction!!??