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Address: Horni Namesti | Upper Square, Olomouc, Czech Republic

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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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 20, 2014
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Sydney, Australia
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68 reviews
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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.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
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.

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Voronezh, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 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 

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Torun, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
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.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
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.

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Bremen, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
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.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
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.

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S30052nellville Ga.
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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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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

on the square, in the historical city center, lots of nice sights all around

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Olomouc
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2011

Good place to relax after sightseeing and to refresh your burning feet in its water, in summer of course. Its allowed, so dont be shy and take some rest here :-)

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Address: Horni Namesti | Upper Square, Olomouc, Czech Republic
Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Moravia  >  Olomouc Region  >  Olomouc

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