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Former place where the cattle market has been

This fountain in the "Herrngasse" dates back to the year 1595 and belongs to the late renaissance... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Ralf K
Wurzburg, Germany
Nice fountain popular among children

Every time we passed it (and it is on the main street, you can not avoid it) there were a lot of... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2016
Jerusalem, Israel
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21 Dec 2017
“Historical fountain near the church”
13 Aug 2017
“City to visit”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Herrngasse, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The fountain "herrnbrunnen" next to the Franciscan church on the way to the main square was erected during renaissance period. The mermaid on the top was holding two fish tails and she was wearing a gold crown on her head and with a gold scepter...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Wonderful place to visit with plenty of old buildings and many shops. This is an open museum and some shops are really wonderful

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 14 June 2017

This nice fountain located near the Franciscan church and on the way toward the Castle gate is a tall structure. There are lots of eateries and shops nearby this wide open area.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank tank1050
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This fountain in the "Herrngasse" dates back to the year 1595 and belongs to the late renaissance. The figure on the top of the column represents a mermaid with two fish tails. She has a golden crown on her had and a golden scepter in...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This little fountain is down Herrngasse from the marktplatz on your way to the castle, right near the Franciscan Church. It is unremarkable for the most part and doesn't standout very much.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

We are staying near the fountain and I'm not sure if it's actually operational since it's decorated for the holiday.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 48lisas48
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Every time we passed it (and it is on the main street, you can not avoid it) there were a lot of children playing.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Zeituni
Reviewed 19 September 2015

This is right in the middle of the street and it is worth stopping to take a pic. I caught it in September when the flowers were beautifully in bloom, so it really shined today.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank C3410EZjohnf
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