A Guide to Zamość

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Historical buildings

Monument to King David

The monument stands on the ravelin, in front of the New Lubelska Gate.

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LocationZamość, Show on the map

Photograph Małgorzata Leszak-Kuśmierz

 

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The monument stands on the ravelin, in front of the New Lubelska Gate. Unveiled in 2003 it is about 3 m high and presents David the Psalmist holding a harp. The author of the monument is professor Gustaw Zemła. On the pedestal there is a fragment of Psalm No. 2, which reads: “The Lord is my light and my salvation”. The monument is a present from the “Page from History” foundation and commemorates the presence of Jews in Zamość.

The landmark is included in audio guides

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The project was co-financed by the EUROPEAN UNION - EUROPEAN REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT FUND under REGIONAL OPERATING PROGRAMME OF THE PROVINCE OF LUBELSKIE FOR 2007-2013© Zamość Town Office