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Fontana di Proserpina

Via VI aprile | Stazione Centrale di Catania, Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Great sculpture, but it is not well kept.

This is a great sculpture, but it is not well kept. it looks very tired and needing a freshen up... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AlfonsoLondon
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London, United Kingdom
Beautiful fountain

Spectacular fountain with beautiful statues, you can feel the motion and emotion of the moment... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
FedericaMioMao
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London, United Kingdom
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4 weeks ago
“Great sculpture, but it is not well kept.”
17 Mar 2018
“Beautiful fountain”
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Via VI aprile | Stazione Centrale di Catania, Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great sculpture, but it is not well kept. it looks very tired and needing a freshen up. It is a bit hidden and not well marketed.

Thank AlfonsoLondon
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Spectacular fountain with beautiful statues, you can feel the motion and emotion of the moment represented.

Thank FedericaMioMao
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

It doesn't look like it's a fountain when you arrive. Inside there a 2 fountains of fresh water (although I'm not sure if you can drink it). It's a lovely spot and makes a good phot. A little further up there is another much less...More

Thank jo l
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

I must say we only visited this attraction just because it was on on way to the train station. Still, a very nice fountain, very well worth a picture with!

Thank Carlos_Gonzalez2013
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

We caught numerous buses with connections in Catania and on arrival to the bus station each time, we kept passing this fountain. We were intrigued enough, to go and have a look when we eventually spent a couple of days in Catania. Fontana di Proserpina...More

2  Thank KTGP
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

What a surprise to find this wonderful sculptural work of art in Catania and in full flow; working as it must have been centuries earlier when it was installed.

1  Thank caribbeanskipper
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

Badly located. Bad taste. And nothing to do around. You can definitely just pass through it by car. No need to stop at all.

Thank SASFlavio
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Reviewed 1 January 2016

Just another fountain. It's quite big and nice, though. Maybe bigger than others in Italy. Bad part is that it's close to the station and it's a not so nice zone.

Thank Micaela D
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

I stumbled across this beautiful fountain on the way to the bus station. Its actually very close to the central train station. An amazing work of art, but sadly in need of a clean. Its a shame its not in the centre of Catania, because...More

Thank dalton1skiing
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Reviewed 12 October 2015

View dozens of times during my visits in Catania, slightly away from the heart of the old town, in fact anyone was going to see it is forced to head towards the railway station, in fact, this beautiful fountain is located right beside the station....More

Thank Magellano81
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