Imagine taking a pleasant stroll through Bern, the capital of Switzerland, then hearing a child gasp, "Mom, why is he eating that baby's head?!" You look up in horror to see that, indeed, there is a fountain sculpture of a man eating a sack of infants in the middle of the city. But... why?
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Salvador Dalí discovered what the locals called the "Park of Monsters" in 1938. 00:22
Prince Pier Francesco Orsini commissioned the construction of the "Park of Monsters" in 1552 to chock visitors. 00:42
Salvador Dalí made a short film about the "Park of Monsters." 02:41
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