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Symbolic of history

Constructed with marble from different parts of Europe and the symbolic animal markers of the hours... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2019
RenateV169
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Hartbeesfontein, South Africa
Heavy with symbolism

Close to the Aula Palatina we saw this construction - a huge broken column in the middle of a round... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2017
Trainbleu
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Brussels, Belgium
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Jun 22, 2019
“Symbolic of history”
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“Heavy with symbolism”
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Reviewed June 22, 2019

Constructed with marble from different parts of Europe and the symbolic animal markers of the hours this is a very interesting fountain to visit. It is not spectacular but can be appreciated for what it represents. I is well visited and several small children were...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

Close to the Aula Palatina we saw this construction - a huge broken column in the middle of a round basin with five animals sitting on column segments - and didn’t even understand at first it was a fountain because the water was turned off...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed August 13, 2015

Having been charmed with almost everything in Trier, I thought everything would be more or less impressive. Then came this fountain which did not impress at all. In fact I would question what is so particular about it in such an ancient city !

Date of experience: July 2015
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