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Providentiabrunnen oder Donnerbrunnen

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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
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
Tampa, Florida
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Oct 7, 2018
“Enchanting fountain in Neuer Markt”
Sep 9, 2018
“Too risque?”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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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
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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
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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
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