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The statue represents Johannes Gutenberg, who gave the name also to the place.
The monument was finalized in 1837.
Johannes Gutenberg is one of the famous person from Mainz born in 15th Century. He is known fo the invention of the movable-type printing press.
If you can read a book then you owe yourself a visit to the Gutenberg monument. His invention of the printing press revolutionized our world. The statue shows Gutenberg in his prime and staring into the distance - perhaps contemplating the importance of his life's...More