We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Providentiabrunnen oder Donnerbrunnen

Review Highlights
Enchanting fountain in Neuer Markt

The Donnerbrunnen is in Neuer Markt square in Innere Stadt, Central Vienna. The actual name of the... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2018
paullegate
,
St Ives, United Kingdom
Too risque?

Providentia, also called Donner Brunnen (because it was designed by Donner) and sometimes called... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
LDavidMarquet
,
Tampa, Florida
Read all 19 reviews
All photos (52)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good74%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 7, 2018
“Enchanting fountain in Neuer Markt”
Sep 9, 2018
“Too risque?”
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
66°
49°
Sep
55°
41°
Oct
44°
34°
Nov
Contact
Neuer Markt, Vienna, Austria
Inner City
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Vienna
from $78.91
More Info
from $16.91
More Info
from $13.53
More Info
from $21.98
More Info
Reviews (19)
Filter reviews
4 results
Traveler rating
0
4
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
0
4
0
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed October 7, 2018

The Donnerbrunnen is in Neuer Markt square in Innere Stadt, Central Vienna. The actual name of the fountain is Providentiabrunnen but as the fountain was sculpted by Georg Raphael Donner the favoured name is Donnerbrunnen. The baroque fountain depicts Providentia the Roman goddess of destiny...More

Date of experience: August 2018
8  Thank paullegate
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Providentia, also called Donner Brunnen (because it was designed by Donner) and sometimes called Thunder Fountain, is located in Neuer markt. The baroque fountain is interesting in that it was commissioned by the city (not a king) and unveiled in 1759. Initially it was thought...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LDavidMarquet
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Very pretty square near the Stephanplatz. Beautiful statue in the middle. Nice restaurants can be found.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank a1eksandar
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Donnerbrunnen fountain, sitting in the middle of Neuer Market Square, the parking lot next to Kärntner-strasse. I took this street everyday while in Vienna to cut through from Kärntner-strasse back towards The Guesthouse Vienna. Along the way, on the square is the Imperial Crypt under the Capuchin...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank juihong
View more reviews
Nearby
Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the center. The
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 368 nearby hotels
Hotel Ambassador
719 reviews
.03 miles away
Pension Aviano
446 reviews
.03 miles away
Austria Trend Hotel Astoria
957 reviews
.06 miles away
Austria Trend Hotel Europa Wien
873 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 5,117 nearby restaurants
The Guesthouse Brasserie & Bakery
363 reviews
.07 miles away
Kurkonditorei Oberlaa
757 reviews
.04 miles away
Medusa Restaurant & Club
815 reviews
.02 miles away
Restaurant Fuhrich
888 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,668 nearby attractions
Imperial Crypt
1,321 reviews
.02 miles away
Kaerntnerstrasse
426 reviews
.08 miles away
Casino Wien
253 reviews
.07 miles away
Donner Brunnen
97 reviews
.00 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Providentiabrunnen oder Donnerbrunnen staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines