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It's simple but has a Disney-esque feel for those willing to look beyond the concrete

Many people look at this fountain and think "so what" then walk away. I guess it seems simplistic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
A Charming Statue on Hviezdoslavovo Namestie

So we were walking along Hviezdoslavovo namestie from the opera house towards the castle and come... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Tom J
Essex, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many people look at this fountain and think "so what" then walk away. I guess it seems simplistic - a young girl with a deer, but if you look further at her face showing sadness and the relationship with that deer, like one of a...More

Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

So we were walking along Hviezdoslavovo namestie from the opera house towards the castle and come across the Girl with a Deer statue. An interesting and charming little statue in the middle of the walkway based on an old German Grimm Brothers fairytale. The statue...More

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

What’s not to like about the adoring girl and Fawn. Beside Hans Cristian Anderson. You get two lovely statues for one.

1  Thank MandyERush
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

This small statue of a girl with a deer is a pleasant item of public art. It is located in an a venue of trees as you walk away from the Opera House towards the castle. On a beautiful summer’s day it is a delightful...More

Thank TWal1
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Don't know the meaning of it as nobody told me about. Cute the idea although with a girl and a deer combined with a fountain.

Thank Andi R
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Along Hviezdoslavovo námestie is The girl with a deer fountain which is a depiction of a German fairy-tale from Grimm Brothers, from a story about a brother and sister, where the brother turns into a deer after drinking from a well. The piece was created...More

2  Thank paullegate
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

A girl and a deer. And a fountain (switched off). What more can be said? Pass by take a glance and move on

Thank Cricketdad
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This fountain sits in the square with the Hans Christian Anderson statue which is of more interest. Would not go out of my way to see this one

Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 25 September 2017

One of the many statues in Bratislava. Can't resist not having the photo taken. Actually reminds me of their own version of the Little Mermaid, a creation of Hans Christian Andersen who has his own statue within the vicinity.

Thank doctorfoxtrot
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This statue/fountain stands only a few feet away from the rather more stunning Hans Christian Andersen statue in Hviezdoslavovo Namestie and although it is cute and inoffensive, it is also not that spectacular. You will see it as you will undoubtedly visit this square and...More

Thank SteveJacksonnufc
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