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Address: Maximmilkianstrasse, 86150 Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Outside the Schaezlerpalais & Worth Looking All Around It.

Very detailed & extravagant making this huge fountain impressive. Roadworks were on going at the time of my visit.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 December 2016
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Very detailed & extravagant making this huge fountain impressive. Roadworks were on going at the time of my visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2015

History in pastels and shopfronts beneath,and cobble between. Simply ideal for the photographer, the medieval buff and the modern consumer ... or all three in one

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2015

It is very hard to analize the Maximilian strasse fountains. One is nicer than the other. This one was made at the end of the 16.th century, the main figur is a naked Herkules.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2015

Strolling along Maximilianstrasse, the main drag of the old town Augsburg, you will see three impressive Baroque monumental fountains, each with a bronze statue: Augustus is in front of the Rathaus, Mercury is nearby the Moritzplaz and Hercules is in front of the Schaezlerpalais. All were built around 1600 on so called Imperial Mile. Hercules is not fenced by the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014

This is the best renaissance sculpture in Augsburg, made for the 1500 anniversary of Augsburg (thats already more than 500 years ago) World class!

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