Legends are usually vague on details. Not in Vienna. The Basilisk’s incident has an address, a date and almost an exact time: Schönlaterngasse 7 in the early morning of June 12th 1212.
Thanks to the blog Viennese Legends for The Legend of the Basilisk of Vienna. Now we can have all the details. Don’t worry: a young apprentice baker and a mirror saved the day! On the facade a description of the story in 1577 style and a basilisk. What is this beast? Check out on our blog to find out more.