The metropolis of eastern Slovakia has also been known a metropolis of culture and art. As a reward for its heritage combined with modern art approach the city has been honored as European Culture Capital of 2013.
The Immaculata (Plague Pillar) - Košice, Slovakia. Architectonic base designed by Tomas Tornayosi, sculpture by Griming in Commemorates the gratitude to Mother Mary for an end to the plague epidemic from Baroque.
Jakab´s Palace in The palace was not the residence of a noble family, but the private house of famous Košice builder Peter Jakab, who also designed the building of Slovak National Theatre and the East Slovak Museum in Košice.