We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Beautiful fountain and plaza outside the Church.

Saint-Sulpice is a beautiful church with a lot of mysteries and a fascinating history. Outside the... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Ronak S
,
Paris, France
Nice fountain in front of Saint Sulpice church

St Sulpice Fountain is directly in front of Eglise Saint Sulpice church and is hard to miss if... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
KylieIsTravelling
,
Perth, Australia
via mobile
Read all 113 reviews
114
All photos (114)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good60%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
About
This fountain, located in front of the St. Sulpice church, honors four of France's most famous Christians.
Contact
Place St.-Sulpice, 75006 Paris, France
Saint-Germain-des-Prés
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Paris
from USD 74.90
More Info
from USD 48.70
More Info
from USD 14.30
More Info
from USD 148.60
More Info
Reviews (113)
Filter reviews
38 results
Traveller rating
12
20
5
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
12
20
5
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsmonumental fountainnice fountainreligious figureslionsstatuecenturyorgan
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 38 reviews
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Located just across the St-Sulpice Church, this monumental fountain dates back to 1848. It was constructed by the same architect who designed Napoléon's tomb. There is a statue on each side of the fountain and these four figures represent four French religious figures of the...More

1  Thank TubaKoseogluOkcu
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Saint-Sulpice is a beautiful church with a lot of mysteries and a fascinating history. Outside the church is situated the Fontaine Saint-Sulpice. The fountain has four faces, each facing a cardinal direction and has statues of eminent French religious figures on each side. It has...More

3  Thank Ronak S
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Saint Sulpice is a fantastic church to visit and also outside is this amazing fountain with water coming out of lions and statues of bishops at the top. Truly amazing fountain.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

St Sulpice Fountain is directly in front of Eglise Saint Sulpice church and is hard to miss if you’re visiting the church. It won’t take long to look at and is quite nice to look at, so I recommend checking it out whilst you’re in...More

Thank KylieIsTravelling
Reviewed 27 October 2017

we had heard that the organist at St Sulpice Church performed free organ recitals after Mass on Sunday.. we arrived about 11:30 AM and caught the end of the Mass, which was an experience in itself, conducted of course in French. during the recital, we...More

1  Thank Cathy T
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Don't miss taking a peek at this fountain while you are passing by or heading into the St. Suplice Church. The fountain is quite nice with great sculpture and a nice plaza around it. During the week this plaza is also used as a training...More

Thank David J H
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Be sure to go to the St Suplice church after viewing the fountain. You won't regret it This is real da Vinci Code stuff. The church is beautiful, and has a feast of symbology if you look for it, but what I liked the most...More

1  Thank Allan M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

St. Sulpice is a unique church for architecture but so is the fountain in front of it. The fountain reminds me a lot of the Fountain of the Innocents in Les Halles. Great feature to a great courtyard. Made for pictures.

Thank Grover R
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We picked up some wine and lunch and ate in the park and felt very Parisian. Beutiful fountain and lovely church. Peaceful area. Not very crowded

1  Thank sccrref
Reviewed 28 February 2017

The church and fountain has an impressive external overall scale. Whilst the sheets of water from the tiers of the fountain are mesmerising, the dark interior of the neo-classical church is bruding, with huge frescoes in each bay, i is bruding and far more impressive....More

1  Thank SRossC
View more reviews
Nearby
Saint-Germain-des-Pres
In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic
and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is
dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops,
ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants.
Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine
art school and small museums hide in unassuming
squares. The neighbourhood’s namesake church is the
oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,816 hotels in Paris
Hotel Des Canettes
105 reviews
.06 km away
Saint Sulpice Residence Hotel
97 reviews
.06 km away
Hotel Bonaparte
250 reviews
.07 km away
Hotel Recamier
412 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 18,991 restaurants in Paris
Pierre Herme
1,835 reviews
.06 km away
Evi Evane
319 reviews
.08 km away
Le Bistrot d'Henri
743 reviews
.11 km away
Boucherie Rouliere
535 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 5,291 attractions in Paris
Mundolingua
188 reviews
.14 km away
Saint-Sulpice
601 reviews
.14 km away
Eglise Saint-Sulpice
535 reviews
.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Fontaine Saint-Sulpice staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines