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Wasserkunst

Am Markt 19, 23966 Wismar, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Lovely well

This is a perfect place to use as a meeting place as it is on the edge of the main square. It’s... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
fmck49
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Glasgow
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Prominent feature in Market Square

Close to the Wasserkunst was the point at which we disembarked and later on realighted the coach... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Brucestewart
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Livingston, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good59%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
21 Oct 2017
“Lovely well”
16 Jul 2017
“part of the town square”
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Am Markt 19, 23966 Wismar, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

This is a perfect place to use as a meeting place as it is on the edge of the main square. It’s quite quaint and one of the few must sees in Wismar.

Thank fmck49
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Close to the Wasserkunst was the point at which we disembarked and later on realighted the coach that brought us into Wismar from the Port area. We had arrived at Wismar on a cruise ship. The Market Square is really quite large for the overall...More

Thank Brucestewart
Reviewed 16 July 2017

part of the town square. take a picture and then go and eat and drink at one of the outside spots on the square.

Thank gary a
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Take photo and keep walking. Interesting site, but it's mainly the center piece for the gypsy market surrounding it today . Lot of knock off goods for sale from the caravan set up around Waterworks .

Thank george60898
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We got dropped off at the town square on a Viking Ocean cruise included city tour of Wismar. Like I said it is a very quaint town square. Don't expect to see a lot of commerce right there. Just a couple restaurants. A quieter pace...More

Thank RSpicer
Reviewed 9 May 2016

The old well with its small statues are a nice place on the old square. There is a sign telling the history of the buildning and after reading that you might linger another 5 min but that's all. But the building in itself is good...More

Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Built in the late 1500's by Dutch Master architect Philipp Brandid, this pumping station provided drinking water until 1897. It is located in the Old Market opposite from the "Alter Schwede". It is a circular affair with a green pointed copper roof on it. On...More

Thank Honisoiquimalypense
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Wasserkunst , or, waterworks, protected by the wrought-iron fencing was the site of City's water supply station built between 1580 and 1602 . The pavilion structure with sand stone support columns and curved copper roof, designed by Dutch master architect Philipp Brandin in Dutch Renaissance...More

Thank unescotravelbug
Reviewed 17 October 2014

This water feature, for want of a better word, is a beautiful piece of architecture. The main tank, is decorated with golds and reds, and the statuary is really well crafted. The mermaid/merman fountain can be construed as a little rude, but is a nice...More

Thank padreray
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