31 January 2021

A Magical Mermaid Miscellany

The Little Mermaid statue in Copenhagen, Denmark, has entranced onlookers since it was erected in 1909. Yet there are statues of mermaids the world over – a testament to the way in which these alluring ladies of the sea have embedded themselves in global popular culture. Let’s take a tour around the world and visit some of the best.

Baltinore Easter Ross, Scotland
Dart Estuary, England

Mazatlan, Mexico

Noordwijk-Binnen, Netherlands

Warsaw, Poland

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Madrid, Spain

Syros, Greece

Drøbak, Norway

Malecon, Mexico

Oostende, Belgium

River Axe, England
Image Credit Flickr User Treehouse1977

Taejongdae, Korea

Panaji, Goa, India

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Okinawaya, Japan

Vilnius, Lithuania

London, England

Songkhla, Thailand

Lake Geneva, Switzerland

New York City, USA

Fethiye, Turkey

Grand Cayman
Have we omitted your favorite mermaid statue? Then let us know!

First Image Credit Flickr User Jim Nix