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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

It’s hard to imagine how the intact fountain looked, but this is a quaint restored structure in Ephesus which is popular as a photo point

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful buildings in Ephesus and perfectly preserved. Not quite as grand as some of the ruins such as the Odeion or the Library but amazing none-the-less. Dry nowadays but would have been a sight in full flow.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

A two story fountain built in about the 2nd century sits on the right side of Curetes Street and still offers an impressive presence.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

Great construction with architectural beauty while in the way to the library. Wonderful arch and many tourists stop for photos.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed February 15, 2017

Perhaps one of my least favourite things in Ephesus. I could be wrong, but the reconstruction of this looks a bit wonky. I am not a fan of when old and new construction materiel are mixed together. That said, still a nice bit of history...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed January 4, 2017

In Roman times this was much taller but the restoration gives a good impression of how it might have looked.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed November 17, 2016

Part of the ancient Ephesus tour. Located on the right hand side as you walk down the old street. The carvings are very ornate and it leaves you wondering how this place looked in all it's glory. There are lots of plaques to read as...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Murray D
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Detailed design features in the surviving arch, too bad it has been vandalized over the centuries, the Romans were great builders.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed October 25, 2016

The Trajan fountain is situated along the right side of Curetes street and was dedicated to the Emperor Trojan. Although the original nymphean (not actually a fountain), was much taller and a smaller version has been rebuilt. This is also why some of the ornamental...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed August 28, 2016

Make sure you notice all the details in the carvings. I can not even imagine the talent it took to create this structure. Beautiful.

Date of experience: April 2016
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