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Donner Brunnen

Neuer Markt, Vienna, Austria
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Big fountain

It's an alright looking fountain. Not a lot to look at. I happened to be walking past. Not worth... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LostALot22
,
Lombard, Illinois
via mobile
Cool fountain in the new market area

While wandering the pedestrian zones in the inner city, we came across this fountain.created in the... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
MaryKop
,
Colorado Springs
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Neuer Markt, Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's an alright looking fountain. Not a lot to look at. I happened to be walking past. Not worth going out of the way for.

Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 25 September 2017

While wandering the pedestrian zones in the inner city, we came across this fountain.created in the 18th century. Its central figure represents Providence or fortune and the four outside figures are supposed to represent the four main rivers of Austria. Pretty fountain in anny event....More

Thank MaryKop
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

As we walked through the crowded lively center, we saw this fountain which is quite nice and peaceful. Great for some pictures as well.

Thank Linh H
Reviewed 3 September 2017

As you walk down Neuer Markt - you come upon the Donner Brunnen (fountain) With the Goddess of Providence who is seated at the top holding a snake, below which are 4 cherubs with fish, with water flowing down them. On the side of the...More

Thank Honisoiquimalypense
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Very lovely fountain at Neuer Markt square, near the Stephanplatz. Good picture opportunity. Great architecture of the surroundings.

Thank Aleksandar S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

This fountain is in between the Vienna State Opera and St. Stephens Cathedral. When you walk along the Karntner Strasse from Vienna State Opera and before reaching Stephansplatz you will come across this beautiful fountain. A 10 minute stop to admire and take some pictures....More

1  Thank milespointstravelkom
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This wonderful, clean and well presented, fountain stands in the heart of the yet to be pedestrianised Neuer Markt. A square just off the centre of Vienna. This baroque style fountain was first commissioned in the 1740's but upon it's presentation it was declared too...More

Thank SteveJacksonnufc
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is a decent fountain with very strong aquatic themes, dating back to the late 18th century (with several changes made during the centuries).

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Stopped by this lovely fountain on my way from Stephansdom to Staatsoper. As it was the week before Christmas there was no water in the fountain, but it was instead covered in snow and a place to buy real Christmas trees. So very pretty. The...More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We came across this lovely fountain as we walked the streets of Vienna. It was Autumn and it didn't appear to be working which was a shame. Statues actually come off the fountain which I found intriguing as they are normally encapsulated in central feature.

Thank thewanderingslaters
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Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
...More
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