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Curetes St., Selcuk, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s hard to imagine how the intact fountain looked, but this is a quaint restored structure in Ephesus which is popular as a photo point

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful buildings in Ephesus and perfectly preserved. Not quite as grand as some of the ruins such as the Odeion or the Library but amazing none-the-less. Dry nowadays but would have been a sight in full flow.

Thank Mad_March_Hare_S
Reviewed 13 July 2018

A two story fountain built in about the 2nd century sits on the right side of Curetes Street and still offers an impressive presence.

Thank Scouter710
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Great construction with architectural beauty while in the way to the library. Wonderful arch and many tourists stop for photos.

Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Perhaps one of my least favourite things in Ephesus. I could be wrong, but the reconstruction of this looks a bit wonky. I am not a fan of when old and new construction materiel are mixed together. That said, still a nice bit of history...More

Thank MAJ_Dave44
Reviewed 4 January 2017

In Roman times this was much taller but the restoration gives a good impression of how it might have looked.

Thank RobertFGCarter
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Part of the ancient Ephesus tour. Located on the right hand side as you walk down the old street. The carvings are very ornate and it leaves you wondering how this place looked in all it's glory. There are lots of plaques to read as...More

Thank Murray D
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Detailed design features in the surviving arch, too bad it has been vandalized over the centuries, the Romans were great builders.

Thank gd454
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The Trajan fountain is situated along the right side of Curetes street and was dedicated to the Emperor Trojan. Although the original nymphean (not actually a fountain), was much taller and a smaller version has been rebuilt. This is also why some of the ornamental...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

Make sure you notice all the details in the carvings. I can not even imagine the talent it took to create this structure. Beautiful.

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