Statue of Edvard Beneš - Loretánské Square, Hradčany
Loretánské Square, Hradčany
In 2005 a bronze statue of the second Czechoslovak president Edvard Beneš was unveiled in fornt of the Černín Palace, the seat of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The statue was cast in bronze based on an original by K. Dvořák, made during the life of Beneš, and installed by the Edvard Beneš Society with the support of associations of legionary, foreign pilots or freedom fighters. Unveiling of the statue stirred political controversy though.