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Tarascas Fountain

Morelia, Mexico
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A focal point with nice surroundings.

This beautiful fountain is a local landmark and reference point for Morelians. It is near the... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Ron S
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Lake Crystal, Minnesota
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The fountain is the icon of the city. Local people recall that the original fountain used to be... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Alfredo-Tourguide
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Morelia
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This fountain, featuring sculptures of three women holding fruit toward the sky, is a popular city landmark.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“an ice cream” (2 reviews)
“focal point” (2 reviews)
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Morelia, Mexico
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

This beautiful fountain is a local landmark and reference point for Morelians. It is near the aqueduct and the area has several bars, restaurants, and places to get a coffee or an ice cream. On Sunday mornings you can rent a bike at the rental...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

The fountain is the icon of the city. Local people recall that the original fountain used to be colorful when it was placed there back to 1930´s. To present day, the fountain made of bronze is there from 1984 and is a good symbol of...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

When you go to the Aqueduct you will see the fountation. All part of a great must see day of events.

Thank delyn35
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Nice focal point within a majopr intersection. Just off a nice little, well groomed park, A nice visual as you walk on the wy to th Guadalope Sanctuary

Thank mallardalta
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We walked past this fountain several times while exploring the city. It's history is lovely and it is a nice spot to relax and take a break from all the walking you will do when in Morelia.

Thank melissa G
Reviewed 16 February 2017

A small park, a nice fountain that represents the Purepecha women a beautiful place to walking by and spend some time just enjoying the place.

Thank Leticia R
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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Is a good place to visit, but don't plan a full day at it because if on a very traffic Avenue. There are good stores and restaurants around so you can just plan a dinner and enjoy the view of the roundabout.

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

It's a nice thing to check off the list of things to see in Morelia. However it doesn't require a lot of time and you will be done in 10 minutes. Put it in as a quick stop along your way through the city

Thank Mannhighmer
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Lovely fountain of Tarrascan Indians holding up baskets of fruits and crops from the region next to the aqueduct.

Thank DocAndyHouston
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

The Fontaine is meddle of busy street intersection you can see from the park across the road. Park is next to aqueduct ,

Thank Wasabi1829
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