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This is pretty fountain

This fountain lights up different colors, it looks over the St Johns River (one of few that runs... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Linda G
It's very pretty, especially when the lights are on at night

Located by the Museum of Science and History (MOSH) the fountain is an iconic symbol of... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Melanie W
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All reviews across the river downtown jacksonville different colors lit up at night beautiful at night changing colors museum of science city skyline visit at night the main street bridge johns river the river walk nice walk riverwalk southbank mosh benches
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Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

So so thing to do in the morning. The walk the area was nice with scenic riverside views. The fountain itself was a disappointment, not worth a special trip but if in the area worth it.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited two days ago and were so disappointed. This is the most pitiful fountain we have ever seen. We drove almost 25 minutes to get here as it was listed as the most recognizable attraction in Jacksonville and figured we had...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

Not only was the fountain not lit up at night, but during the day the fountain wasn't doing much. You can walk there across the bridge or take the free monorail.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

This fountain lights up different colors, it looks over the St Johns River (one of few that runs North) Jacksonville is a pretty city and it is ashame more people don't know about this wonderful city. There is so much to do here and many...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

Located by the Museum of Science and History (MOSH) the fountain is an iconic symbol of Jacksonville. It's beautiful and peaceful to walk around. Then walk the river walk for a bit

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

I thought it was worth the visit. I wouldn't travel far for it, but while I was in Jacksonville I checked it out and thought it was worth finding! Between the fountain itself and the views along the river, it is beautiful.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jessslikestotravel
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is a great place to come and visit. The area is nice and well taken care of. The city has recently renovated the park. Check out one of the night shows. They draw performers.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank John C
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This is a great place for a nice walk on the river, or for photography, or for just relaxing looking of downtown Jacksonville. I lived in Jacksonville area for 18 years and this was one of my favorite places to relax.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank EdwinG166
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I enjoyed the fountain and the nice walk along the river. The fountain is beautiful and a great backdrop for photos. Picnic table allowed us to enjoy a snack under the trees.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Casanna J
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The fountain has been beautifully structured in front of MOSH and attracted the visitor. The side corridors are suitable for walking and good sight scenery. It can be easily accessed by walking on the 'John T Alsop Jr' bridge originating the 'Jacksonville Landing'. It is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kathleen W
18 August 2016|
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Response from sherriedee2016 | Reviewed this property |
If planning a weekend visit, go earlier in the day. You can dine across the way at the Jacksonville Landing and hang out until sunset. It really is beautiful all lit up at night.
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trishbohr
6 August 2016|
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Response from Linda M | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is ample parking and is handicapped accessible. Bathrooms are available. Plus there is a restaurant next to the fountain as well as the Museum of Science and History
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Danielledavis75
25 May 2016|
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Response from nontexan | Reviewed this property |
When we visited it wasn't working. I'd call jacksonville city parks and rec and find out if it's operational and reserve the time then. Keep in mind, it may be hard to hear the ceremony over the noise of the fountain if it... More
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