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Walking in Augsburg, this place is a must

If for business reason or for tourism you have a night in Augsburg, you should visit the place with... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Hugues W
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Bordeaux, France
Great Fountain - Covered in Winter

The statue to Augustus Caeser in the middle of Rathausplatz is worth a visit. In summer it is a... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
Kai M
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 Jun 2018
“Main fountain”
13 Sep 2017
“Walking in Augsburg, this place is a must”
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

The fountain is on the middle of the square, which is a pedestrian area, where everyone gathers for eating, playing music and hanging out.

Thank Ana L
Reviewed 14 September 2017

If for business reason or for tourism you have a night in Augsburg, you should visit the place with the night lights. The place is reserved for pedestrian, and in the evening you have a lot of people just drinking a beer on the place.

Thank Hugues W
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Augustusbrunnen was filled with vendors offering the usual fare of food and christmas ornaments. Very lively, the couple of snacks I tried were better than experienced elsewhere, overall, a nice representation of Augsburg

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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

The statue to Augustus Caeser in the middle of Rathausplatz is worth a visit. In summer it is a fountain, but note that in winter most of it is covered (like all the fountains) to protect it from the elements (see pic attached).

Thank Kai M
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Located in the center of Rathausplarz, this huge, ornately sculpted fountain spouts water from the strangest places!!!! It was constructed to honor the Emperor Augustus whose statue sits atop the fountain while the fair maidens below provide the water show!!!

Thank jaybeeFL
Reviewed 5 December 2016

A significant statue beautifully made bringing more significance to this huge open area surrounded by beautiful buildings, restaurants & cafes.

Thank Clio H
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Go for the "Maximilian Museum" 300m further to see the original bronze in close up - its free of charge

Thank climatepolicy
Reviewed 25 July 2015

The fountain is on the Rathausplatz, just at the City Hall. It represents emperor Augustus, and was made in 1588-1594. Its two main elements are marmor, and bronze.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 23 January 2015

This monumental water fountain is located by Rathausplaz, in front of Rathaus. On the top is the bronze statue of Roman emperor Augustus. This fountain is the first of the three fountains lined along Maximilianstrasse ,or a.k.a. Imperial Mile. It was built around 1600 in...More

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