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Address: Marienplatz, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany

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At the end of the day, it's a fountain. Nice. Old. At the base of townhouse. Still, just a fountain.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 14, 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

At the end of the day, it's a fountain. Nice. Old. At the base of townhouse. Still, just a fountain.

Thank bahrawia
Munich, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

It's just a fountain, nothing is specific about it, there are tons of other fountains that are WAY prettier than this one but that nobody care...It just worth a 20seconds stop.

Thank Guilljea
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2016

A small but charming fountain right in the middle of the main plaza. The statues are intricate and seemingly very old.

Thank Daniel T
Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016

Look up for this Fish Fountain in the Marienplaz next to the New Town Hall. The fish on top of the fountain looks so cute that if you have children, they would probably like this more than the other grandiose fountains elsewhere. Flanking the centre column of the fountain are three boys pouring water from their buckets. It is said... More 

Thank Ricky Y
Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2016

Love this fountain! It's so cute and placed right on Marienplatz so it's a perfect place to meet with friends before hang out.

Thank Joanna O
Kastoria, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2016

a nice fountain next to RATHAHUS MUNCHEN. great arcitecture and a nice stop over in the center of marienplatz

Thank Michael A
Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

This is a fountain located on Marienplatz and in front of the Neus Rathus. There is a cute fish statue on the top part of the fountain and statue of 3 children at the lower part.

Thank Phi S
Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2016

Whenever you want to do something with someone in the center of Munich it is actually this fountain which is the best place to meet. Different than the Marien statue in the centre of the square this fountain is round and smaller so you cannot miss the person you are meeting. Take the U-Bahn exit next to the fountain to... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

I love a good fountain, this one we walked past twice before we realised it was the fountain. There was no water at all it looks so beautiful in all the pictures and guess I'm more gutted not to of seen it in its true beautiful state

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2015

This fountain is located in Marienplatz in Munich with its history going back to the middle ages when the water was struck in the well here.There is a tourquoise pool with sparkling water flowing from the Nigelfluh rock from the northern foothills of Alps.The center column has three butcher boys pouring out buckets of water in the basin.I saw some... More 


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