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Built in 18th century of stone and two marble faces, originally for donkeys to drink from. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Liz H
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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Very unusual fountain

Not the typical fountain that you see in Italy. This one is a short walk down the main narrow... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Agoura Hills, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Built in 18th century of stone and two marble faces, originally for donkeys to drink from. The nativity scene was created from limestone in 1974. Worth pausing for a look.

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Not the typical fountain that you see in Italy. This one is a short walk down the main narrow pedestrian street down from the square. It is off to the right as you walk toward it from the main square. We saw lots of people...More

Thank Craig-World-Travelle
Reviewed 20 July 2018

It is said that this fountain dates back to the middle ages and its name indicates that it was originally meant for donkeys carrying loads to the coast! Now it popular with tourists who quench their thirst in its crystal clear water and marvel over...More

Thank atulya_sinha
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Small fountain and very different with ceramic figures making up the majority of the fountain. Couldn’t get overly excited but it is a little different

Thank MalcH
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This is a cool little fountain with little figurines. The kind of thing my mom would love to have in her back patio. Supposed to be good luck to drink from the little spicket on the right hand side.

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Excellent artwork in a really creative display. Nothing big or particularly impressive in size, but the detail and characters are quite nice.

Thank Warner S
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We happened upon this interesting fountain when we went to pay our lunch bill. Its sad that the town is now built up around it so it is hard to find. Its a small interesting fountain with miniature nativity scenes.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Situated in a little square just off the street going up through the town, this pretty little fountain is fascinating. One of many nativity scenes that we saw on our holiday which are traditional in the area, they have the usual figures and also characters...More

Thank Sally F
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