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Very unusual fountain

In winter there may be no water in the fountain but that allows you to get a closer look at the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lonewolf44
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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
Buchhorn Fountain

The fountain is named after the town before it changed to „Friedrichshafen“, 200 years ago. It is... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Traveller87987687
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Adenauerplatz 1, 88045 Friedrichshafen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In winter there may be no water in the fountain but that allows you to get a closer look at the extraordinary array of metal onjects and creatures that compose it. Look for references to the city's close association with Zeppelin and rabbits (!!) as...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Germany do lovely water fountain displays and this is no exception. Bronze figures of all different things. Children very interested in them to see where the water will come from.

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

The fountain is named after the town before it changed to „Friedrichshafen“, 200 years ago. It is surrounded by fantasy statues that refer to the city’s history in one way or another. The structure in the middle represents a tree, a beech tree to be...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Interesting place in the city center, especially in warm days. Surranded with nice statues, quite easy to find.

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

The water fountain is always an attraction point for visitors, especially at hot days. Then children play in the water and enjoy the cool water. But in this case it also tells something about the city itself with special brass exhibits like an engine, transmission...More

Thank Leon Z
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Buchhornbrunnen Friedrichshafen is unique spot located in the city center. There are several statues around a circle so you can enjoy the view and take pictures.

Thank Yossi N
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This spring, showing the history and the present of Friedrichshafen, is a favourite spring for children, because they are allowed to enter it, sit on the figures and play in it. Friedrichshafen has got a lot of springs, but this is the most popular one....More

Thank Anja N
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This is interesting fountain built around the concept of small statues spurting out jets of water. There is enough spaces for kids to play around and adults to sit and enjoy their time. Is surrounded by quite a few shops and the place itself host...More

Thank Karthik B
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This is a nice Little Relaxing and interesting spot during the summer evenings. There are quite a few statues spurting out water which make up for some interesting photography. Also this place is known for the open flea markets usually during the Weekends(friday or saturday)...More

Thank Srivaralakshmi R
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Many shops and little places to eat in the area surrounding the square. Some of the more interesting water squirting statues we saw during our last vacation. Cobblestones. If you are there on fridays I think there is a farmers market. The best meats, cheeses...More

Thank Eric N
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