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Town Musicians of Bremen (Bremer Stadtmusikanten)

Am Markt 21, 28195 Bremen, State of Bremen, Germany
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Ranked #12 of 45 Attractions in Bremen
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Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

We stumbled on the statue while walking around the city. We rubbed the donkey's legs for good luck. The fun part of the town was seeing all of the artistic variations on the statues.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

Lovely statue of donkey, dog, cat and cockerel of Grimm's fairytale. Touch the donkey's front feet for: Good luck, you'll come back to Bremen or whatever you choose to believe. It's situated in the historic centre of this picturesque hanseatic town.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The statue is in the town centre and well worth a visit It is surrounded by beautiful buildings and amazing markets

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

When you visit the city of Bremen, this is probably #1 on your list of the things to see. One knows the story since childhood, and therefore seeing it makes it worthwhile!

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Bremen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

When you visit the historic city center, be sure that you won't miss the statue of the Town Musicians (inspired by the fairy tale of Brothers Grimm). It's located left-handed of the Town Hall (when you look at it). The animals are smaller than most visitors expected. Sometimes you have to wait for your photo when the place is crowded.... More

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Istanbul, Turkey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I'm sorry to say/write that but it is not special at all, just a simple statue. It is smaller than I expected, I didn't even realize it until I saw some people taking pictures of the statue.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

It was great to see them in real life as the story about Town Musicians of Bremen was one of my favourites when I was a child.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Anyone who grew up in northern Germany knows this monument And the story of it. Kids loved it and it's worth the short trip to Bremen from Hamburg.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

A historical place. I was very excited to visit this particular place. The wish that I made did come true btw

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This a charming statue that is used as the symbol for the lovely town of Bremen, Germany. It is in the historic district so it is easy to find. Most of Bremen's attractions worth seeing are in its historic district. Makes a nice photo when visiting.

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