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The American Fountain

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Rother Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, England
+44 1789 293127
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Vacation

Here again, This is something you observe on your stroll through the town. It is nicely constructed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Perry H
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San Diego, California
Interesting Find at the End of the Walking Mall

An elaborate monument marking British and American ties at the end of the walking mall. There were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mike N
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New York City, New York
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Rother Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, England
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+44 1789 293127

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Here again, This is something you observe on your stroll through the town. It is nicely constructed and has historical value. Its at the center of cross roads so a great landmark and meeting point.

Thank Perry H
Reviewed 1 week ago

An elaborate monument marking British and American ties at the end of the walking mall. There were neat carvings and thoughtful quotes from the Bard.

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found this fountain while walking into the city and fell in love. I was surprised to see it was called The American Fountain

Thank Adrienne P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This interesitng item worthy of examining is opposite the White Swan Hotel which in turn is convenient for visitng the centre of Stratford upon Avon.

Thank realisticr99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The American Fountain is in the middle of a wide road, opposite the Old Thatch Tavern. It was made to mark Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee and is an ornate fountain/clock tower containing many stone carved Shakespeare tributes. It also celebrates the American/British links. Although called...More

Thank Edmund R
Reviewed 9 June 2017

lovely piece of architecture . it stands very proudly in Stratford and is nice to see. a double bonus is when the farmers market is on next to it.

Thank bobblehead35
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This is a fountain that's across from everywhere else it's on a very busy main road that surrounds it. So it's a nightmare to cross the road just to get an up close photo. It's suppose to be a gift from an American to Stratford-upon-avon...More

Thank Joshua L
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

2nd visit to the town this year, we couldn't get a proper look last time due to it being surrounded by market stalls so we pleased to have clear access this time. Although worthy of a look I didn't find it anything particularly spexial

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 12 May 2017

A beautifully clean structure standing on one of the main streets in Stratford. Its a shame there was so much business nearby.

Thank Kayhel2011
Reviewed 5 May 2017

An attractive monument depicting all 4 countries of Great Britain. A gift from an American. Stands in a square near the junction of roads and makes an interesting centre piece

Thank Jojo1548
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