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This is one of the attractions located at the big square on Hlavne Nameste. Near it are the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Gorgeous little land mark in Bratislava old town. Worth going to take a look and even sitting down... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This landmark it's the most important fountain of Bratislava. It's construction was ordered by Maximilian II in 1572 to provide water supply to the people. This place is surrounded by all kinds of legends. It's also known as Roland Fountain. Nice place to chillax and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the attractions located at the big square on Hlavne Nameste. Near it are the church, some museums, Holy Trinity Column, restaurants, shops, etc. During my first visit, there was this contraption neat this statue that was emitting mist! People were briefly...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous little land mark in Bratislava old town. Worth going to take a look and even sitting down and people watching.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This fountain is located in Bratislava’s Old Town, and is in the main public square. It is a good photo opportunity and can get busy during the middle of the day so it is advisable to visit earlier in the day. It would be a...More

Thank TWal1
Reviewed 25 June 2018

A nice fountain surrounded by restaurants and shops. Even saw a drunk guy get pushed in by his friends. Gave me a good chuckle.

Thank rtravel34
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Maximilian's Fountain is located in the grand Hlavne namestie, it is an imposing sculpture and is well suited to its surroundings. It was completed in 1572 and is the oldest fountain in Bratislava. The fountain was built to commemorate a great fire that occurred during...More

Thank paullegate
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Located in the main square, the fountain was built in the sixteenth century to provide a water supply to the city. It is named after King Maximilian II of Hungary who financed its construction and consists of a knight in armor standing on top of...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Spotted on our way round the 'old town' but unable to view interior. As with most of the buildings shown on the tourist map received from the hotel...worth seeing

Thank bernie477303
Reviewed 20 December 2017

It is located in the central main square along with Napoleon's statue and close to several others. It is a photo/selfie shot as part of your city tour, no need to make a special detour just look for it as you meander the old streets!...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Constructed in 1572 in order to provide a public water supply, a quite remarkable piece of history right in the town square

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