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Lovely old bridge

Only a relative short bridge, but lovely to walk across and see the Neckar River and Old... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Central Qld

There is hardly a tourist who isn’t tempted to put their head inside this sculpture, great fun. Is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure how this statue came to be a part of the wonderful old bridge of Heidleburg; but everyone was there to get a photo of the money and rub his mirror. Some people are able to stick their head up inside the monkey...More

Thank mrskemosabe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only a relative short bridge, but lovely to walk across and see the Neckar River and Old Heidelberg. Lots of little restaurants and bars near by. Worth the meander on a warm summer's evening.

Thank Callide
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This guy is close to the bridge entrance. His right hand, not showing, is doing a real close imitation of the University of Texas “Hook em Horns” hand sign. Love it!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is hardly a tourist who isn’t tempted to put their head inside this sculpture, great fun. Is this what it is called Bruckenaffe ?

Thank darnoc2511
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Here's an interesting statue. Put your head in his mouth, and have your friends snap a photo. I didn't, but it was hilarious to watch!

Thank Debra B
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Everyone who go to the old Brücke has to pat the monkey for luck! So, all the tourists pat it and take pictures! Just good fun!

Thank Hel D
Reviewed 6 August 2018

As a bronze sculpture this is a well-executed if somewhat idiosyncratic item near to one of the bridges. Worth looking at if passing - but not worth a special detour.

Thank BobandJosie
Reviewed 4 August 2018

The bronze sculpture of a monkey with a hollow face and a mirror in its paws stands next to the old bridge. You can put your face inside the monkey's hollow head which makes for a fun photo. Worth a short stop.

2  Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 25 May 2018

It's an art of an artist and I couldn't find anything special on it except a creativity in braze metal.

Thank sssajin
Reviewed 21 May 2018

It is definitely worth a stop, The Old Bridge Gate was being renovated so we settled for a visit with the Bridge Monkey.

Thank John A
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