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Hauptmarkt, 90403 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
Altstadt - St. Sebald
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All reviewsgood luckgolden ringliberal artslovely fountainan ironan early morning visitapproximately metersmarket squareworth a quick stopholy roman empirefourteenth centurybeautiful landmarkold towntaking pictureslocated rightgothic styleworth a visit
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is quite an interesting landmark... very intricate and visually appealing. It is located very close to the downtown and is easily accessible and is worth a visit.

Thank Marcel F
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Der Schoene Brunnenan is an unusual and very decorative fountain which is located right next to the Hauptmarkt, the very popular town square in Old Town. It is supposed to be over 600 years old in a somewhat Gothic design. The fountain is beautifully decorated....More

1  Thank Carl A
Reviewed 17 June 2017

The Fountain sits on the edge of the HauptMarkt. The fountain has stood for some time and was protected from destruction during WWII. It remains a gathering marker for meetings.

Thank plschilt
Reviewed 17 June 2017

When I was here two years ago the fountain was under restoration and covered so it was good to see it in all its colourful splendour. There are forty brilliantly-coloured figures on the fountain representing the fourteenth century perspective of the Holy Roman Empire. It...More

Thank Betula103
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This is quite an unsual fountain or sculpture. It is located right next to the Hauptmarkt and is in a very busy town square. The day we were there the place was wall to wall with tourists and beach volley ball fans as there was...More

1  Thank Dan F
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This is a very unusual fountain. It is very tall, very ornate and has a story behind it. It's located at the corner of the Hauptmarkt. It is a work of art, but everyone wants a picture too. Make your wish when you spin the...More

Thank tank1050
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

On the market place this one of the most beautiful things in nuernberg : make a wish but before you need to find the ring . Has been refurbished a few years ago: a real art beauty

Thank Cecile9064
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This lovely fountain has a touch point for good luck but this, unfortunately causes the fountain proper to be obscured by the dozens of tourists, many of whom are happy to elbow you out of their way as they take that essential selfie. I suspect...More

Thank Ann C
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
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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