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Kranner's Fountain

Smetanovo nabrezhi 2, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
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Nice to see

Rich in details, the fountain is worth visiting it. Cool figures around the base, nicely done piece... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2017
renibali
via mobile
Good looking fountain

We walked past this fountain on our way to The Charles Bridge and were amazed at how much detail... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
sarahpWiltshire
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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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Smetanovo nabrezhi 2, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Rich in details, the fountain is worth visiting it. Cool figures around the base, nicely done piece of art.

Thank renibali
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We walked past this fountain on our way to The Charles Bridge and were amazed at how much detail was in it. Situated in a fenced off green area of the city although when we walked past there was what looked like a drunk man...More

Thank sarahpWiltshire
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Magnificent neo-gothic fountain decorated with numerous details and statues. Statue of František I is inserted into the fountain. This statue was once removed in 1918 and re-inserted only in 2003. Lovely place on the embankment of Vltava.

Thank Elena O
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

This beautiful fountain is situated in a small public park on the main road that runs along the east bank of the Danube. Pretty from afar, this fountain is even more impressive up close, with lots of detailed carvings and features. It is illuminated at...More

Thank Laurie C
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Up close, this fountain monument is incredibly detailed, one for those that appreciate the unique. It's a short walk south of the Charles Bridge

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Kranners Fountain is an absolutely amazing fountain that you may pass heading into the awesome old town. Named in honour after the architect who designed it,the fountain is well detailed and looks Superb,at night when illuminated it looks fabulous . We were heading into the...More

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Kranner's Fountain, named after the architect and designer Josef Kranner, is a neo-gothic monument on Smetana Embankment in the Old Town. It is dedicated to Francis I Emperor and features allegorical sculptures created by Josef Max. Many of the statues represent the activities that has...More

Thank Davidjellis
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

This statue and park are just 200 meters south of the National Theatre across from the Vitava River. The statue is very intricate with a fountain at the base and deserves a close up view. If this were in Old Town it would receive many...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

If your staying anywhere along from here you can pretty much be sure you will only be a 15 min walk into old town and the squares.

Thank RobbieBaillie
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Remember the saying location, location, location ? Well, I guess they had to put it somewhere. This fountain/monument can be found along the Vltava just up a bit from The National Theater. You should get a close up view, because the intricate detail is a...More

Thank bob2bkk
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