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Marchenbrunnen - fountain of fairy tales

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Beautiful neglected fountain.

Märshenbrunnen aka Fountain Of The Fairytails is a beautiful statue that has some serious history... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Neil K
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Worth to go as you’ll walk by

Lovely little fountain that deserves your attention for a nice picture. Would definitely advise to... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2018
JPaschoal
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Cascais, Lisboa, Portugal
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19 Mar 2018
“Beautiful neglected fountain.”
1 Feb 2018
“Worth to go as you’ll walk by”
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Untermainanlage 11 | Untermainanlage beside the Frankfurt Opera, 60311 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Märshenbrunnen aka Fountain Of The Fairytails is a beautiful statue that has some serious history attached to it looking at the condition its currently in but it is in fact a reproduction of a once famous fountain in Frankfurt. The original fountain was turned on...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Dry fountain and unloved and not looked after. Needs some TLC. Dirty with beer bottles etc. Disappointing.

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely little fountain that deserves your attention for a nice picture. Would definitely advise to go by night as well, as the ambience is great with all the lights and the new architecture against the old buildings. Lovely

Thank JPaschoal
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely little fountain near Frankfurt center. Great place to make wishes and sit around to relax. Cute little spot

Thank Adriana P
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Marchenbrunnen, or sometimes written as Maerhen Brunnen, literally Fairy tale fountain is an Art Nouveau fountain that was designed by Ernst Friedrich Hausman and built in 1910. The bronze fountain was dismantled and the metal used for military purposes in the Second World War. In...More

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