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Der Schoene Brunnen

Hauptmarkt, Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“good luck” (23 reviews)
“brass ring” (11 reviews)
“liberal arts” (5 reviews)
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Hauptmarkt, Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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"good luck"
in 23 reviews
"brass ring"
in 11 reviews
"liberal arts"
in 5 reviews
"lovely fountain"
in 4 reviews
"market square"
in 8 reviews
"opposite sides"
in 2 reviews
"an early morning visit"
in 2 reviews
"approximately meters"
in 2 reviews
"wrought iron"
in 3 reviews
"old town"
in 12 reviews
"holy roman empire"
in 7 reviews
"worth a quick stop"
in 2 reviews
"fourteenth century"
in 2 reviews
"gothic cathedral"
in 2 reviews
"taking pictures"
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"located right"
in 3 reviews
"gothic style"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I stopped at this fountain to participate in the turning of the golden ring. It was fairly crowded the morning that we were there, but it was worth waiting a few minutes for our turn. The fountain is gorgeous, and it just...More

Thank Connie R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful landmark in the centre of town, has amazing detail and lights up in the evenings. Free to see anytime of day.

Thank Adam E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an impressive fountain with actual water coming out, and it also has a ring that you can rub.

Thank Mark42139
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located in the Hauptmarkt or main square of Nuernberg this medieval ornate 3-tiered fountain (translated ‘ Beautiful Fountain’) dates back to the 14th century, An impressive, heavily decorated Gothic look 19 metre church spired work has sculptured cupids perched on the water spouts all housed...More

Thank MC M
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

gold clock that chimes and little people come out like a cuckoo clock. it turns and sings at certain times a day. one wasnt working when i was there, but hopefully, it will when you see it!

Thank Lorina T
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

This 12th Century fountain, which resembles Gothic church tower, sits amid the bustling Main Marketplace (Hauptmarkt) and deserves a deliberate inspection. With its own water supply, the fountain is one of the oldest pipe-fed in the city. It is adorned with forty stone figures representing...More

Thank NeedPivo
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Der Schoene Brunnen is a fountain in the Hauptmarkt that is tall and wonderfully decorated. They say that if you turn 3 times the ring on its side, you will get luck !

Thank Raffaello P
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Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

This mediaeval fountain built like a Gothic cathedral stands in splendour just next to the market square. There is a story that one of the apprentices who built the fountain carved a perfect ring attached to one of the gates and if you can touch...More

Thank Jacqui M
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Reviewed May 22, 2018

It is exactly what it looks like. Sad I didnt see a bride and groom, but right in the corner of the hauptmarket so you cant miss it

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Reviewed May 5, 2018

Nothing much to write about but you can see this place while taking the city tour. Its in the Old Town & is attractive..

Thank NityAnkur
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