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Fontaine des Quatre-Dauphins

Place des Quatre-Dauphins, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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Pretty and Quant Small Square

You could build yourself a quaint walking tour of Aix by planning to see all the fountains. There... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
murmac2017
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Toronto, Canada
Baroque Beauty

Out of all the fountains I saw in Aix, this proved to be my favorite. Perhaps that's because I came... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Rumples
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Tucson, Arizona
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Place des Quatre-Dauphins, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You could build yourself a quaint walking tour of Aix by planning to see all the fountains. There are many. They are varied, but blissfully consistently clean. Someone has the job of keeping them sparkling and it shows. So nice!

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Out of all the fountains I saw in Aix, this proved to be my favorite. Perhaps that's because I came across the 1667 work unexpectedly, and its four plump stone dolphins with raised fins made me smile and stop for a while. Water pours from...More

Thank Rumples
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

I find this fountain more interesting then the moss covered fountains that you see around town. The dolphins are cute.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

As we strolled the streets of Aix-en-Provence our guide brought us to this unique eye-catching fountain. It comprised of four dolpins facing the four cardinal directions - North,South,East,West - spewing water and exuding a lovely pitter patter of water which drew us closer for a...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We had been on a guided tour of the Old Town and one of the stops on the tour was a small square where the Fontaine des Quatre-Dauphins is located. This small, intricate fountain is full of character and we found it to be one...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

It is near the Granet Museum. He is currently undergoing a slight restoration, and as shown in the picture, it does not work.

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

In the centre of the small beautiful Place des Quatre Dauphins, the Fontaine des Quatre Dauphins is just as described, an Italianate marble fountain the main part of which is four beautifully carved dolphins each with water spouting from its mouth into a surrounding pool....More

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