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nice walk through Aachen

We were with a friends couple two days in Aachen. They were beautiful autumn days and we enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Bart T
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Roermond
Birds, birds, birds

In Aachen you will find hundreds of fountains and small or large sculptures and statues. This one... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Anne-Marie C
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Ghent, Belgium
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Munsterplatz, 52062 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

This fountain has several names: Möschebrunnen / Vogelbrunnen / Spatzenbrunnen (1978) is a fountain created in bronze by the Freiohl sculptor Boniface Stirnberg. It is located at Münsterplatz . Mösch means sparrow , which is why the well is also called Spatzenbrunnen. The water flows...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

We were with a friends couple two days in Aachen. They were beautiful autumn days and we enjoyed the beautiful surroundings in Aachen.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Bart T
Reviewed 3 September 2018

In Aachen you will find hundreds of fountains and small or large sculptures and statues. This one is very cute with all these birds!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anne-Marie C
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

This is located outside of the Dom in the Munsterplatz. You could easily miss it because of the small size. In fact I was more attracted to the narrow building located in the background. I don't see anything special about this fountain and in winter...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AFAK25
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is one of the smallest fountains you may encounter. It stands just a few feet tall and people walk right up to it without realizing it is a fountain!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Henry B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

When visiting Aachen the town of water you drop everywhere into fountains of various size. This is a very small one decorated with many birds.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Another one of the many bronze statues dotted around the historical centre. Just near the Dom it's a bit of a focal point for the little square it's in. It looks like it's meant to be a fountain but unfortunately when we were there there...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 27 October 2016

A other nice fountaine in bronze, with birds, with sparrows; I don't know the artist, but it's a very nice creation, above all for childrens, but also for adults who like fountains; or students make an appointment by the sparrow fountain.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 1 September 2016

In Aachen, there are a lot of status. Nice but not very extraordinary. Bahkauv statue is nice but it was under restauration

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Rita022014
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