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Fun Photo Opportunity

It’s a big black metal cage in the square by the old town hall, where miscreants were punished... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Irene A
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Vancouver, Canada
Cool photo spot

Cool photo spot would’ve been cooler if it wasn’t locked up...still an interesting artifact from... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
thelonious22
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Seongnam
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3 weeks ago
“Fun Photo Opportunity”
28 Jun 2018
“Cool photo spot”
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Namestie Majstra Pavla, Levoca 054 01, Slovakia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s a big black metal cage in the square by the old town hall, where miscreants were punished. You can go inside and take a fun photos. But be warned! The door of the cage is very short and if you don’t duck going into...More

Thank Irene A
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Cool photo spot would’ve been cooler if it wasn’t locked up...still an interesting artifact from the medieval times

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Levoča is a small medieval UNESCO town in eastern Slovakia, in the historical region of Spiš. The Cage of Shame, dating back to the 16th century, is located in the town square, in front of the old Town Hall (now a museum). It was made...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Maybe you have seen it in the movies, but here is the real deal... It has been used in the past in some more dark ages. Now-days, you can view it in the center of this town.

Thank Shlomi T
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

It was for sure very shameful to be locked in this cage in the past centuries. However, in our days cage will probably be occupied every day by politicians...

Thank smallhausen1
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Between old town hall and evangelical church there's a Cage of Shame. Nice little feature in great town of Levoca. So you can lock somebody up, and... basically that's it. End of story.

Thank endrju_74
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

This is easy to find and won't take up much of your time and you can visit it on the way to another museum or getting something to eat.

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Well, IMHO it is hard to get excited about a cage, even if it's historical use has primarily been to shame women/young girls who stayed out too late.

Thank Vince C
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Interesting detail in the town. Really central location in the middle of the old town. Walk by and few photos with nice buildings in the background.

Thank 1LKKA
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We did spend whole day in this small but very nice town. There are very nice and exceptional things to see,as for example the church with the biggest altar of the world totally made in wood

Thank Marc B
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