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Fontana del Nettuno

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Address: Piazza del Nettuno, 40124 Bologna, Italy
Phone Number: 051246541
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Dirty chocolate beast

It was really nice wow so much water in a fountain don't drink it though my phone screen is totally mingling from chocolate ice cream I ate two days ago I'm a dirty beast that's... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Eilidh M
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Marlow, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

very disappointed not to see the statue. There was no explanation as to how long the restoration, or how long it would be hidden from view. Just managed to see a small model of it in the town hall.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was really nice wow so much water in a fountain don't drink it though my phone screen is totally mingling from chocolate ice cream I ate two days ago I'm a dirty beast that's why

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was last in Bologna 20 years ago and failed to see Neptune then as he was being "restored". Just my luck to miss him once more and for the same reason. Taking months to do - may be done by Christmas.

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Melbourne, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately for us - and fortunately for future visitors - the statue was under wrap due to repairs /restoration. Otherwise the site is easily reached. Near the Basilica of Saint Petronio on the Piazza Maggiore.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The entire fountain is cordoned off for renovation but this place is beautiful at night. You might be disappointed if you're visiting Bologna in the next few months to see this fountain.

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was in scaffolding for renovation. When I've seen it, it was wonderful located in a lively piazza.

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Sydney Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Completely covered in scaffolding and sheeting and likely to be for some time as this is a major restoration

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is located on Piazza maggiore and it should be part of your oerall walk around the city center, to see the architecture of the buildings, the shops, the people. Nothing spectacular, just the interesting statues.

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Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Fontana was all enclosed and not available for anyone to see it. Disappointing. Since it's close to the Piazza Maggiore you can visit this area and do a lot of shopping and stop to people watch or eat. The Basilica di Santo Stefano is there as well and is worth visiting. A very beautiful church different on the inside... More 

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Rexburg, Idaho
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They were working on this massive fountain when we were in Bologna. It seemed a goal for those working that no one be able to see any part of this monument. It is blocked off very well, so don't waste your time. However, Piazza Maggiore and San Petronio are close and awesome.

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