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Gorresplatz

Josef-Gorres-Platz, 56068 Koblenz Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Fine square, good for parking (below)

Very central, but still quiet square. We enjoyed the look at the big column - and the very central... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kynde22
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Esbjerg, Denmark
Innovative fountain

There are plenty of fountains in Koblenz but this one is by far the most spectacular. One could... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Judith S
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3 weeks ago
“Fine square, good for parking (below)”
19 Jan 2018
“Nice Square”
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Josef-Gorres-Platz, 56068 Koblenz Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very central, but still quiet square. We enjoyed the look at the big column - and the very central but parking below.

Thank Kynde22
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

There are plenty of fountains in Koblenz but this one is by far the most spectacular. One could spend an hour looking at it and still find new things to see, very beautiful.

Thank Judith S
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

In this town they do fountains and sculptures everywhere. This one is one is quite unique. It is centrally located

1  Thank Chipilingt
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

This nice square is promoted to one of the better sites in Koblenz by the Historiensaeule. A nice area to wander through as part of a larger walking tour through the very worthwhile town of Koblenz.

2  Thank Robert R
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

This is a square in the center of Koblenz that is perfect for sitting, talking or just strolling. There are shops and restaurants all around it and the statue in the center is very interesting.

Thank John F
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Noah's arch statue is lovely to see. Such a piece of art and much larger than I expected it to be. Nice Christmas market booths along the streets. Fun visit.

Thank TBMARE
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Reviewed 8 November 2016

The Gorresplatz is a very pleasant open space in the Koblenz's Alstadt. The central fountain holds the "Historiensaeule" (History Column". It is a 10 meter tall depiction of Koblenz's known 2000 year history, from Romans to modern times. The details are impressive.

1  Thank Mary B
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Came across this fountain by chance. So pleased we did. It is fascinating telling the history of 2000 years of Koblenz. Do not rush by, you keep seeing more and more detail all the time. It was very moving to see next to the top...More

1  Thank Joan W
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Nice place to stop and watch people go by. We rested here on our way down to the cable car. Some decent cafes.

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Reviewed 14 July 2016

I was here again this year there are many eateries and bars around the square with a fountain in the centre there are many photo opportunities and plenty to do if not interested in photo taking

Thank Eddie020173
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Lanny P
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Response from Alain M | Reviewed this property |
As indicated by Less it is not far from the place. I means aloso around 10 min.
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