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Fischbrunnen

Marienplatz, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Ranked #85 of 151 attractions in Munich
Type: Fountains
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Petah Tiqwa, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

As the original fountain was destroyed in WWII, this mid 1950's one is a nice addition to the already beautiful Marienplatz. As the fountain is a very central meeting place for tourists groups, it's almost impossible to take a photo of it without someone being in the frame.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

I heard it's a favorite place to meet by the locals but as the landmark, it's nothing special. I didn't even notice it the first time I passed by!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

It's a fountain and everyone meets there. Choose a coffee shop instead to meet at. At least you can have some coffee and cake while you are waiting and not having to inhale cigarette smoke of the other people waiting.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

It's a very nice fountain right in front of the New Town Hall. It's also the meeting point in Marienplatz. Lovely fountain!

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Cape Canaveral, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

This is a nice fountain. There were many people (we believe most were locals) around the fountain. Not a must while in Munich.

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Recife, PE
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

Not a big deal. You'll see it once you are at Marienplatz, a beautiful place, but the fountain itself is not that special.

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

If you are in Munich and have to meet somebody in town, normally you said: Fischbrunnen! in Summer a great idea, even to refresh your face!! :)

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Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

Whenever you have an appointment in Munich you say: "Let's meet at the Fischbrunnen". This has tradition, also that you have to wash your purse at Ash Wednesday there.

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