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Wittelsbacher Brunnen

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Large monumental fountain in Munich

The Wittelsbacher Brunnen is a monumental, two level fountain situated at the southeast end of... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Hong Kong, China
Beautiful fountain

A central fountain is flanked by two statues - on the right a man riding a horse throwing a stone... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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26 Jun 2018
“Large monumental fountain in Munich”
27 May 2018
“Beautiful fountain”
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

The Wittelsbacher Brunnen is a monumental, two level fountain situated at the southeast end of Maximillianplatz where the square meets Lenbachplatz. This is a large scale fountain that is impressive to see while sightseeing in Munich. Originally built between 1893-1895 by German sculptor Adolf von...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

A central fountain is flanked by two statues - on the right a man riding a horse throwing a stone into the water and on the left a maiden riding a bull. The entire basin is surrounded by figures of fish spouting water from their...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

It was a bit nippy when we visited otherwise this would have been a great place to have a picnic! Beautiful statues!

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We stumbled across this fountain when we went to explore the city on our arrival, and just have to say its the most beautiful fountain we have seen in Munich. Built in 1893 in celebration of the completion of the water system. It is more...More

Thank toycp
Reviewed 27 July 2015

This is an excellent fountain in the middle of the city. Huge and very nice sculptures. At the night if you drive by very imposante.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 18 June 2014

If you can afford it, and maybe even if you can't, drive your rental car or take a taxi around the 'Altstadt' at night. Drive the Sonnenstrassen and Stacchus - what other city do you no with a major plaza named after a bartender? Don't...More

Thank yogimeister
Reviewed 27 July 2013

I didn't think of Munich as a city of fountains but I was surprised how many we found both old and new. This one is old and lovely and reminds me of fountains in Rome. When we passed a bridal party drove up for photographs...More

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