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You cannot miss it

It stands right in the middle of the intersection. Belongs to the old historic Freiburg. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Tel Aviv, Israel
Gorgeous fountain.

This is a beautiful fountain in the middle of the plaza. Very impressive, and definitely worth the... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2015
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3 weeks ago
“Can be easily missed ”
8 Feb 2018
“Part of an old tradition”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Munsterplatz, Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fischbrunnen is a small monument and fountain at the square in front of the cathedral that can be easily missed, especially, if merchants come with their tents and goods.

Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 8 February 2018

A couple of hundred years ago the fish to be sold on the market was kept in this basin. Therefore its name which menas fish-fountain. Nowadays it is an nice place to sit and view the goings-on on the Münsterplatz. Just in case you need...More

1  Thank Irene H
Reviewed 15 August 2017

It stands right in the middle of the intersection. Belongs to the old historic Freiburg. Beautiful enough to get close and look at the sculptures on it.

1  Thank Betina
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is not something special and it is not in anywhere else. Just in the Markethalle (Münsterplatz) and you will see eventually. Sweet.

Thank Cenk U
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Anybody that loves history and old buildings, must visit the old part of Freiburg. There is so much to see in this area - which mixes with the modern but is not overshadowed by the modern buildings and shops closeby

Thank 357debs1959
Reviewed 4 February 2016

At this crossroads, the historical routes from north to south and from east to west met and formed the center of the city. The fish fountain was used during the daily market hours as Marktbrunnen and served the fish sale: to be sold fish were...More

2  Thank amreltouny
Reviewed 24 September 2015

This Gothic fountain located at he North West of the Freiburg Cathedral id quite attractive. It's one of the oldest fountains in Freiburg. I certainly enjoyed the art work in that fountain. So delicately chiseled. It was built in 1486 by Hans from Basel. Even...More

2  Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 27 August 2015

This is a beautiful fountain in the middle of the plaza. Very impressive, and definitely worth the photo op. My family enjoyed seeing this. The overall plaza was definitely worth the trip.

Thank 876bradfordb
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