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Beautiful fountain

Located in the Old Town, the small circular bronze fountain sits on a tiered octagonal base. The... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
TAIN2013
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Nice little fountain

Fastnachtsbrunnen is a small bronze fountain near the Old Town with dancing figures carved onto the... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
YTCHENG
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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Fastnachtsbrunnen is a small bronze fountain near the Old Town with dancing figures carved onto the fountain. See if you can locate the fountain during the visit to Cologne.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Located in the Old Town, the small circular bronze fountain sits on a tiered octagonal base. The walls of the fountain are decorated with figures of dancing couples while a tall column rises from its center. The column is topped by a cute cherub and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We came across this superb fountain as we were wandering around the Old Town ( Alstadt ) heading to the Christmas Markets and what a great find. It's an interesting looking fountain with dancing figures carved onto the base of the fountain and a cherub...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The following says it all: our photo of the necking couple was by far the most "liked" of all our Cologne facebook photos. The faces are joyous and loving, and left us with a smile and warm feeling about this town.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Ben H
Reviewed 7 January 2017

There's absolutely nothing positive to say about this fountain. It's ugly and neglected. You can have a 5-second look at it while visiting the nearby Fragrance museum, but that's about it.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank TheShis
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The fountain is tucked away in one of the side streets of the old town. It was built at the beginning of the 20th century as a symbol of Carnival at Cologne. It is in the form of cylindrical basin surrounded by dancing and kissing...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank acorna
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