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Fontaine du Roi Rene

Cours Mirabeau, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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Good Location

Fountains appear throughout Aix, but this one is likely seen by most tourists because of its... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2018
Rumples
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Tucson, Arizona
More a statue than a fountain

The statue of King René is at the eastern end of Cours Mirabeau. We reckoned he looks a bit grumpy... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2018
Pip T
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London, United Kingdom
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Apr 30, 2018
“Good Location”
Apr 21, 2018
“More a statue than a fountain”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Cours Mirabeau, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Fountains appear throughout Aix, but this one is likely seen by most tourists because of its location on the eastern end of Cours Mirabeau, a popular walking street. Installed in 1823, the fountain honors Rene of Anjou, who died in Aix in 1480. I took...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

The statue of King René is at the eastern end of Cours Mirabeau. We reckoned he looks a bit grumpy because the fountain is so small - the one at the other end is much more impressive. It's a quiet spot, and there are nice...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Located at one end of the lovely charming promenade 'The Cours Mirabeau' of Aix-en-Provence, is this oft neglected yet standing tall statue of Kind Rene. It houses a unique marble fountain at its base. This statue of King Rene of Anjou was sculpted in the...More

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