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Donner Brunnen

Neuer Markt, Vienna, Austria
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Lovely fountain

Very lovely fountain at Neuer Markt square, near the Stephanplatz. Good picture opportunity. Great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Aleksandar S
Belgrade, Serbia
via mobile
Nice fountain on the way to St. Stephens Cathedral. Short picture stop

This fountain is in between the Vienna State Opera and St. Stephens Cathedral. When you walk along... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Redlands, California
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Neuer Markt, Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very lovely fountain at Neuer Markt square, near the Stephanplatz. Good picture opportunity. Great architecture of the surroundings.

Thank Aleksandar S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This fountain is in between the Vienna State Opera and St. Stephens Cathedral. When you walk along the Karntner Strasse from Vienna State Opera and before reaching Stephansplatz you will come across this beautiful fountain. A 10 minute stop to admire and take some pictures....More

Thank milespointstravelkom
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This wonderful, clean and well presented, fountain stands in the heart of the yet to be pedestrianised Neuer Markt. A square just off the centre of Vienna. This baroque style fountain was first commissioned in the 1740's but upon it's presentation it was declared too...More

Thank SteveJacksonnufc
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is a decent fountain with very strong aquatic themes, dating back to the late 18th century (with several changes made during the centuries).

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Stopped by this lovely fountain on my way from Stephansdom to Staatsoper. As it was the week before Christmas there was no water in the fountain, but it was instead covered in snow and a place to buy real Christmas trees. So very pretty. The...More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We came across this lovely fountain as we walked the streets of Vienna. It was Autumn and it didn't appear to be working which was a shame. Statues actually come off the fountain which I found intriguing as they are normally encapsulated in central feature.

Thank thewanderingslaters
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The fountain statue was located near Karntnerstrasse with many shops around the area. This place was less crowded than elsewhere and was quite a nice place to stroll around and have a cup of coffee in the nearby cafe.

Reviewed 9 October 2016

If you are walking the Karntnerstrasse from the opera house to St. Stephan's, about half way, and about one block off the Main Street is the Donner Brunner, a statute and fountain depicting Providentia, the symbol of good government, surrounded by 4 statues, 2 men,...More

1  Thank bob2bkk
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

This fountain is lovely by day or night and well worth a visit. It is just off the main city centre and surrounded by lovely buildings.

Thank John H
Reviewed 9 May 2016

One of the more beautiful fountains we saw whilst in the Austrian capital.Again like others have mentioned the fountain was not switched on unfortunately,we discovered it whilst walking along the Neuer Markt on our way to meet our coach.Worth a picture stop or just to...More

2  Thank shane s
Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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