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The Real Little Mermaid Calls Copenhagen Home


Fact: Captivated by Hans Christian Anderson’s “The Little Mermaid” story, the founder of Carlsberg Breweries commissioned a statue in Copenhagen Harbour, which was unveiled in 1913. 
The most famous mermaid statue in the world sits upon a rock in Denmark’s Copenhagen Harbour, commissioned by Carlsberg Breweries owner Carl Jacobsen and unveiled in 1913. Indeed enamored(…)