The bronze statue of Marathon runner is symbolizing the run of victory. It is placed at the Peace Marathon Square in Kosice near Eastern-Slovakia Muzeum building. The statue was sculpted by well-known native sculptor and painter Mr.Arpad Racko. Naked runner holding the laurel is 3.2m high and stands on a 3m base on which, where under the words "NENI KHAMEN" (greek for "We Won"), the names of all the marathon winners are placed.
The Eastern-Slovakia Museum, a majestic neo-Renaissance structure built in 1899, anchors the north end of the Peace Marathon Square. Exhibitions on eastern-Slovakia regional development, numismatic collections, and the Gold Treasure of Kosice (hoard of golden coins and other golden objects) are located here.