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This statue has a good story and it's impressive, paired with the great views of the lake and the... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
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I had to do an Internet search to better understand the history of the statue since everything was... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2018
Cincinnati, Ohio
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Hafenstrasse, Konstanz, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

I had to do an Internet search to better understand the history of the statue since everything was in German.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank italiauno2017
Reviewed 14 August 2018

You can walk along the pier to the Imperia statue at the end which rotates and looks a little ugly! You get nice views of the lake along the pier.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank B T
Reviewed 26 July 2018

You can simply walk up to the statue or take a boat ride from port on the Bodensee. There are also pedal boats for hire, ideal for families to get out on the water. There is plenty to shop, eat and look at in the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

turning every 4 minuets she welcomes you to the harbor ,situated in the beautiful bay over looking lake Constance take a boat trip to Meersberg picnic in the wonderful gardens and rest from your shopping in the town

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sunnyhoneygirl
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We were many times at the harbor of Constance. It attracts the attention, it revolves once every few minutes and shows a seducing woman, which carries a man in each hand, one a pope and other an emperor. the statue refers to a short story...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ralbrunn76
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We were on a business trip and had some time to spend downtown Konstaz which is an amazing beautifully city and harbor. Among all places visited I like Imperia most and I spent some time there enjoying the statue and everything around it including happy...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Eugen N
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

The view is lovely. The engraved locks are a beautiful symbol of love. The alps are a stately crown on the horizon, and the water sparkled.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Quinten S
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

This statue has a good story and it's impressive, paired with the great views of the lake and the alps, it's worth a visit. The area to stand below is rather small so if you want to admire it properly, avoid the crowds.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank elizabethz649
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I came to Constance many times by boat. The first to greet is always good old Imperia. Very impressing and beautiful statue.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Traveller87987687
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My husband's cousin took me to see Imperia in the Konstanz harbor. Imperia is a concrete statue of a woman holding two men on her hands. The statue rotates on its base every four minutes. The two men sitting in Imperia's hands represent Pope Martin...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Kathleen K
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