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St. Sulpice Fountain

Place St.-Sulpice, 75006 Paris, France
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Lovely fountain!

The St. Sulpice Fountain is a huge fountain at Place St. Sulplice in the 6eme arrondissement in... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2015
Nairobi, Kenya
Fits in well with the square it sits on

In a city of over three hundred fountains, the ones that stand out need to have something a little... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2014
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This fountain, located in front of the St. Sulpice church, honors four of France's most famous Christians.
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  • Very good60%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Place St.-Sulpice, 75006 Paris, France
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Reviewed 4 February 2015

The St. Sulpice Fountain is a huge fountain at Place St. Sulplice in the 6eme arrondissement in Paris. Built n the 18 hundreds, it is a lovely water feature that attracts ots of crowds - tourists and locals alike. The four figures on the fountain...More

Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 14 November 2014

In a city of over three hundred fountains, the ones that stand out need to have something a little special about them, be it their location, size, design, historical or cultural significance, or any combination of these features. The St Sulpice fountain ticks all of...More

Thank ianwyj
Reviewed 16 April 2014 via mobile

This square features a large fountain with a relatively high flow rate. Thus, it makes a lot of mouse and does a pretty good job of drowning out the usual traffic/city noise. Add to that a bunch of benches set under shady chestnuts and other...More

Thank ChasAndre
Reviewed 1 January 2014

An attractive fountain called the Fountain of the Four Bishops can be found at Place St. Sulpice near the edge of the St. Germain and Luxemburg districts. It is worth a quick stop if you intend to spend time in the Luxemburg district or if...More

Thank BradJill
Reviewed 8 November 2013

It's a majestic fountain if you're in the vicinity - near the catacombs and eglise St. Sulpice :) Although it's a nice sight, I wouldn't go out of my way JUST to se that.

Thank Lora K
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Situated right by a lovely square and St. Sulpice Church. What a great place to people watch. It's almost mesmerizing watching the fountain and the beautifully sculptured lions and statues. You can walk a bit further and go to the Luxembourg gardens which are beautiful...More

Thank ukienomad
Reviewed 9 September 2012

A beautiful square with an equally lovely fountain - we sat on the edge of the fountain in the sunshine and watched the Parisians go about their daily routines.

Thank plum62
Reviewed 24 August 2012

that is a unexpectible art poivre. End of the Rue du four u can see it. Modernism n divinity at the same picture.

Thank teriyakiss
Reviewed 15 May 2012

The exterior of the church itself has undergone extensive renovation , and provides a stunning backdrop to the said fountain . Arrive just before midday to hear the Angelus ring out from the belfrey . A good place to take the load off while the...More

3  Thank KieranMcC
Reviewed 19 February 2012

The fountain and place are the center of a quiet residential section of the Latin Quarter.

In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic
and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is
dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops,
ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants.
Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine
art school and small museums hide in unassuming
squares. The neighbourhood’s namesake church is the
oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented
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