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The Water Tower is an interesting building. For a small city it is nice that there is a place where... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
ibrahim n
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it is definitely worth a walk; there are some very interesting and imaginative statues around it... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2017
eszter s
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

The Water Tower is an interesting building. For a small city it is nice that there is a place where you can walk for several minutes and enjoy the view from it and in addition to walk around the small park surrounds it. Sometimes you...More

Thank ibrahim n
Reviewed August 6, 2017

it is definitely worth a walk; there are some very interesting and imaginative statues around it, which are interesting to look at. unfortunately the market was not open when i went. there is also a nice fountain and beautiful flowers surrounding the water tower.

Thank eszter s
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Impressive building surrounded with statues and park with a water fountain. It was built entirely out of concrete in 1904. One day per month it is open to the public to climb up the stairs, but did not get the chance to do so. Looks...More

Thank Johanne B
Reviewed May 12, 2017

So - i didn't climb the tower! i like climbing, and usually i'm the one climbing hundreds of stairs while the rest stay below - but this time i didn't feel up to it! still it was nice because surrounding the tower you have sculptures...More

Thank chucklazer
Reviewed April 16, 2017

A very nice and interesting attraction. Worth walkin g the way to St. Istvan Square. Try to take photos from every angle. If possible, try to get in and climb the tower

Thank boazweiss
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Amazing building, not far away from city centre. Interesting architecture and practical purpose, great combo.

Thank Aleksandar S
Reviewed January 22, 2017

The water tower stands a bit out of the centre of Szeged, but is worth the walk. Being built in 1904, it is one of the first reinforced concrete water towers, and it is still operating. For that, however, a thorough reconstruction was necessary in...More

1  Thank Ch3rryPick3r
Reviewed December 23, 2016

Architectural very interesting, at night the lightening highlights the tower and the surrounding square. At some weekends it's opened for public and from the top you have a wounderful view over the city of Szeged. Worth to visit and to walk the many stairs up...More

Thank Manfred_Privat_99
Reviewed December 9, 2016

This is an elegent water tower. I guess, this tower looks much better than the Belvarosi Bridge..... The square is very beautiful!

1  Thank OZS969
Reviewed October 24, 2016

The Water Tower - Viz Torony in a Hungarian language, is a nice structure. It situated on the center of St. Stephen’s square, a very nice park. In the center of the Tower, it's a staircase who leads to the second balcony, which can be...More

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