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Impressive sculpture

This impressive sculpture of Neptune, the god of the sea, was not far from where we docked our... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
MichaelK1887
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Atlanta, Georgia
Cool to see

Nice to go see and take a picture but takes about two minutes . Didn't like how people were trying... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Candice O
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North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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24 Jun 2018
“Impressive sculpture”
1 week ago
“On a roundabout”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fountain has seen better days, no water when we were here so just a statue. To describe it as being in a park uses a lot of poetic licence, it is more of a busy roundabout that hasn’t been maintained for a few years....still...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018

The architecture of the fountain looks nice but there was no water as well as in the other Messina fountains, it was strange as it was August and hottest days (+30-33C)

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

This impressive sculpture of Neptune, the god of the sea, was not far from where we docked our ship. Not a lot to do in Messina the day we were there, but its a good launching spot to explore Sicily.

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

i walked from the port to see this but was disappointed as not working in fact no water and a bit tatty

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Incredible piece. Just keep in mind, the statues are not the original ones. Those are found in the Museo Regionale, after they survived the earthquake

Thank Carmen D
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Our taxi driver stopped here and encouraged us to visit this fountain of 1557. I read about this before visiting.

Thank ZeebruggeExplorer
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Visited Messina and we went on the tour bus which went past this statue which down by the sea, Stunning.

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Nice to go see and take a picture but takes about two minutes . Didn't like how people were trying to Constantly sell us stuff all around there. They were annoying

Thank Candice O
Reviewed 18 May 2017

One of the only pleases open on May Day when the QM2 arrived unexpectedly, but Cunard forgot to tell anyone in Messina!

Thank romeo017
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This fountain which depicts Neptune, is found in a square a little bit out of the way from the rest of town. We only saw it because our guide took us there, so we could take pictures. If you are in Messina, you want to...More

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