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Address: Horni Namesti | Upper Square, Olomouc, Czech Republic
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as if it always was there

beautiful fountain by the contemporary sculptor Ivan Theimer. always surrounded by children. it is a favourite place on the square.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
Czech Republic
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Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

beautiful fountain by the contemporary sculptor Ivan Theimer. always surrounded by children. it is a favourite place on the square.

Thank 370neha
Olomouc, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

This fountain is beautiful to look at and we use it as a meeting point when meeting friends in the main square of Olomouc. Upon closer look you will see amazing detail in the sculptures...truly amazing. Right next to the fountain is a Turtle which we love to say to our friends "let's meet at the turtle". The turtle is... More 

Thank Dawn L
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Liked this fountain of all those in the square. It has more charm and fantasy about it. The turtle & the sculpture of the 2 children add to it. Be sure to pick up a map, with detailed information, (Olomouc in a nutshell) at the tourist office beside the Town Hall.

Thank W9937FMChris
Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The fountain is located at the main market square which adds se beauty to it. While visiting the square it will definitely be seen.

Thank Tomek86
Voronezh, Russia
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56 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

It's a lovely fountain situated on the central square of Olomouc. You'll hardly pass by it... but it's worth to stop for a minute and descry all the details. Yes, of cause, there are bigger and greater fountains in the world. But Arion Fountain seemed to me really unique with its design and ideas it brings... You won't pass by...... More 

Thank Ruisenor_NatalyS
Torun, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Really nice fountain in city where there are lots of fountains. My kids came back few times to spend one more minute here. Worth seeing when you're in Olomouc Old Town.

Thank Bartek_Torun
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Another beautiful fountain in the city after a while you lose count of them. What is good is that they are all working and well looked after.

Thank John-Kaye5
Bremen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013 via mobile

I am not sure why they are fond of greek methology but the sculptures are very nice. I like the turtles a lot.

Thank bicycleone
Exeter, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

The craftsmanship is incredible and well worth a look but the style is not to my taste. Others with more sophisticated tastes than me will be able to tell you more about just how masterful this fountain is.

Thank Sunnywin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

This lovely sculpture in the Upper Square has several components. The boy and dolphin in the water, the coral column on the turtle in the water and the turtle on the square. You can look for hours at all the tiny details and it is a delight!! I love the little faces and just looking at the turtle on the... More 

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