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Der Schoene Brunnen

Hauptmarkt, Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
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“good luck” (22 reviews)
“brass ring” (12 reviews)
“liberal arts” (5 reviews)
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Hauptmarkt, Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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"good luck"
in 22 reviews
"brass ring"
in 12 reviews
"liberal arts"
in 5 reviews
"lovely fountain"
in 4 reviews
"opposite sides"
in 2 reviews
"an early morning visit"
in 2 reviews
"approximately meters"
in 2 reviews
"wrought iron"
in 3 reviews
"old town"
in 12 reviews
"market square"
in 7 reviews
"holy roman empire"
in 7 reviews
"worth a quick stop"
in 2 reviews
"fourteenth century"
in 2 reviews
"taking pictures"
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"located right"
in 3 reviews
"gothic style"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

This fountain on the main square rises into the air like a gothic church spire. It is beautifully decorated by 40 colorful figures representing philosophy, the 7 liberal arts, the four apostles,4 church fathers,7 prince electors,9 Worthies ,and 7 prophets. There are two rings on...More

Thank Kyle S
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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Now it is a fountain again. So far the "beautiful fountain" was only known for the golden ring. Turning it around three times and something you wish will become true... The fountain has been renovated a while ago. Now it's shining in gold again, especially...More

Thank Oliver H
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

This fountain is on Market square, It is really lovely and beautifully decorated. There is some superstition about turning a ring on the gate for good luck (I assume as loads of people were doing this..).

Thank TravelNat80
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

I've walked by this fountain when it was full with water and when it was empty, and on both occasions I was impressed by the beauty of it. I made a wish just for fun on the first time, and strangely, it came true, so...More

Thank deliutza27
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is a beautiful fountain, the nth amazing building in Nuremburg's medieval Old Town. In the middle of Market Square/Haupmarkt. We walked up from the train station, past St Lorenz Church, and into this area, a gorgeous stroll.

Thank FTMDave
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

It is in the end just a fountain, but one that is attractively built and worth a visit. Then again, you will pass it anyway when you walk though the old town of Nurnberg city. Why not come back at night time, when it is...More

Thank gourmet_ou_gourmand
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Schöner Brunnen WHICH MEANS (beautiful fountain) is a 14th-century fountain located on Nuremberg's main market next to the town hall and Frauenkirche ( Francis church) The fountain is approximately 19 meters high and was built by Heinrich Beheim from 1385 to 1396. The 40 colorful...More

Thank majeo
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

If you are in Nurnberg's Altstadt (Old City) you will want to visit the area where the weekend Farmer's Market is held. There are many restaurants, bars, coffee shops and shops selling Bavarian souvenirs. The square is the home of the Schoene Brunnen (The Beautiful...More

Thank Gurney B
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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

I last visited this place and made my wish 5 years ago. I stood here again appreciating the mem'ries I had back then. There has been new additions with its design...but still...it looks beautiful as always. Photo taken last 12.21.2016

Thank Genesis L
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

Der Schoene Brunnen it's an amazing gothic style fountain. Its full of symbolic details and colour. During the nights, it is illuminated, makint it even more beautilful than during the day.

Thank JamesHefesto
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