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Frankoniabrunnen

Residenzplatz, 97070 Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Most people take a picture here.

This is not what would be called an "outstanding attraction," but is somewhat unavoidable on the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Oldfart1939
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Douglas, Wyoming
It is just a reasonable good statue/fountain, worth a glance if you're there

There is nothing incredible about this. If you have seen statue or fountains before, you are not... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andy G
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Georgetown, Texas
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good60%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Residenzplatz, 97070 Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is not what would be called an "outstanding attraction," but is somewhat unavoidable on the way to the Residenz palace, as it stands prominently in front of the entrance. I somehow didn't bother with a picture.

Thank Oldfart1939
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is nothing incredible about this. If you have seen statue or fountains before, you are not going to be amazed. Have a look at it as you walk by, but don't go out of your way for this!

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The fountain at least partially fills up the large space in front of the Residence. It's a good photo op and very pretty. One of the main sights of Wurzburg, inscribed on the UNESCO WHS list along with the Residence.

Thank Tinde_K
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This fountain is the only thing in the vast gardenless grounds in front of the large opulent former Residence of the Prince Bishops. The statue of Franconia has armour and a ducal headgear. Turning around you see the towers of the cathedral in the old...More

Thank Betula103
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This fountain is not spectacular or anything special really, but where it is situated is a good meeting point when visiting the Residentz. It is also the place where most people took out their cameras, iPhones and iPads to take memory photos. I did too!

Thank Xanerin
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The fountain was built in 1894 by Ferdinand von Miller. It was built instead of the wrought iron court yard grid which was destroyed in 1821 after Wurzburg fell to the king of Bavaria in 1814. It was built to honor of the prince regent...More

1  Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is obviously one of the must see attractions of Wurzburg, right in front of the Residenz. Judging by the number of tourists one of the most photographed landmarks of the city.

Thank gourmet_ou_gourmand
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This is the fountain at the main entrance of the Residentz. In the middle of the fountain, there are some nice statues and carvings. A great place to take pictures of the Residentz.

Thank Phi S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great picture site. The fountain and statue are interesting and make a good picture. The location is in from of the Residenz which is worth going into.

Thank cdhcch
Reviewed 18 December 2016

As my wife and I had chosen to bypass a tour of the Residenz, this was the only thing, as well as the exterior that we could get a photograph of from the road. Pretty enough,

Thank rk821
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