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Tarascas Fountain

Morelia, Mexico
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The fountain is the icon of the city. Local people recall that the original fountain used to be... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2017
Part of a great view

When you go to the Aqueduct you will see the fountation. All part of a great must see day of events.

Reviewed May 15, 2017
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This fountain, featuring sculptures of three women holding fruit toward the sky, is a popular city landmark.
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  • Average9%
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Morelia, Mexico
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Reviewed May 17, 2017

The fountain is the icon of the city. Local people recall that the original fountain used to be colorful when it was placed there back to 1930´s. To present day, the fountain made of bronze is there from 1984 and is a good symbol of...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2017

When you go to the Aqueduct you will see the fountation. All part of a great must see day of events.

Thank delyn35
Reviewed March 18, 2017

Nice focal point within a majopr intersection. Just off a nice little, well groomed park, A nice visual as you walk on the wy to th Guadalope Sanctuary

Thank mallardalta
Reviewed March 8, 2017

We walked past this fountain several times while exploring the city. It's history is lovely and it is a nice spot to relax and take a break from all the walking you will do when in Morelia.

Thank melissa G
Reviewed February 15, 2017

A small park, a nice fountain that represents the Purepecha women a beautiful place to walking by and spend some time just enjoying the place.

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Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Is a good place to visit, but don't plan a full day at it because if on a very traffic Avenue. There are good stores and restaurants around so you can just plan a dinner and enjoy the view of the roundabout.

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Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

It's a nice thing to check off the list of things to see in Morelia. However it doesn't require a lot of time and you will be done in 10 minutes. Put it in as a quick stop along your way through the city

Thank Mannhighmer
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Lovely fountain of Tarrascan Indians holding up baskets of fruits and crops from the region next to the aqueduct.

Thank DocAndyHouston
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

The Fontaine is meddle of busy street intersection you can see from the park across the road. Park is next to aqueduct ,

Thank Wasabi1829
Reviewed November 21, 2016

This fountain is situated between the town centre and the hotel were I was staying so I saw it often. It represents 3 purepecha women carying a plaat of food. You can appreciate the purepechas by visiting Tzintzuntzan (the archeological site) which is not too...More

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