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Fountain Square

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Address: 5th and Vine Sts, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone Number: 513 621 4400
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The heart of downtown Cincinnati

Fountain Square is the place where everyone meets to celebrate all things "Cincinnati". The fountain was recently restored and is absolutely beautiful. During the summer there are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
LuAnn J
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Fountain Square is the place where everyone meets to celebrate all things "Cincinnati". The fountain was recently restored and is absolutely beautiful. During the summer there are movies shown on a huge screen. There are free concerts also. It is a great place to meet up with friends, sit and relax by the fountain, or even just people watch.

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Fort Erie Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

The square is pretty small but there are several restaurants around the periphery. None were attractive to us but there were many diners the night we visited. The free concert at night was great (it saved the overall review). There are too many homeless dudes around here though. Some are more forward than others. The city should definitely clean this... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Fountain Square is the party spot for Cincinnati Locals. In the summer months the square in packed with live music and entertainment for rock to reggae with each nite of the week a different theme. There is plenty of food to eat in the downtown area. Clubs in walking distance from the square with mini malls connected to the square.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Fountain Square is the main stream of our city. People gather here to eat, people watch, watch a game on the big screen or attend numerous events. It has an old world charm with the fountain, and it's really beautiful.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

It's the center of a beautiful and historic city. The fountain, named the "Genius of Waters", was a gift to the city in honor of one if its city fathers.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This was a nice attraction to walk by and a good central point to orient us while walking around the city.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Great bands playing the week nights we were in Cincy for a convention. A different genre each night. Beautiful fountain!

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Trenton, OH
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Interesting place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there. Impressive.Cincinnati people have many gatherings there.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Fountain square offers something for everyone - carriage rides through downtown, great restaurants, festivals and celebrations on the square, music, and in the winter, they have an ice skating rink!

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Nicholasville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Fountain Square is an excellent place to go as a couple or a group. They always have live music in the center of the square and there are street vendors along with very nice restaurants and also casual fare as well. Great place to people watch, catch a horse drawn carriage ride and to get a great bite to eat.... More 

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Address: Address: 5th and Vine Sts, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone Number: 513 621 4400
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati>  > Central Business District

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