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Impressive sculpture

This impressive sculpture of Neptune, the god of the sea, was not far from where we docked our... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
MichaelK1887
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Atlanta, Georgia
Cool to see

Nice to go see and take a picture but takes about two minutes . Didn't like how people were trying... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2017
Candice O
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North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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24 Jun 2018
“Impressive sculpture”
2 weeks ago
“A landmark in Messina”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is more of a landmark than a park. The statue is good, but the lack of water in the Fountain tends to ruin the effect.

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Messina was a nice place to visit. Seeing Neptune’s statue was very interesting. There is not a lot to see in Messina but when you are on cruise it was fine.

Thank Gail W
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

The fountain has seen better days, no water when we were here so just a statue. To describe it as being in a park uses a lot of poetic licence, it is more of a busy roundabout that hasn’t been maintained for a few years....still...More

Thank rossdrake
Reviewed August 31, 2018

The architecture of the fountain looks nice but there was no water as well as in the other Messina fountains, it was strange as it was August and hottest days (+30-33C)

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

This impressive sculpture of Neptune, the god of the sea, was not far from where we docked our ship. Not a lot to do in Messina the day we were there, but its a good launching spot to explore Sicily.

Thank MichaelK1887
Reviewed June 9, 2018

i walked from the port to see this but was disappointed as not working in fact no water and a bit tatty

Thank squash48
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Incredible piece. Just keep in mind, the statues are not the original ones. Those are found in the Museo Regionale, after they survived the earthquake

Thank carmend924
Reviewed October 20, 2017

Our taxi driver stopped here and encouraged us to visit this fountain of 1557. I read about this before visiting.

Thank ZeebruggeExplorer
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Visited Messina and we went on the tour bus which went past this statue which down by the sea, Stunning.

Thank family52
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Nice to go see and take a picture but takes about two minutes . Didn't like how people were trying to Constantly sell us stuff all around there. They were annoying

Thank Candice O
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