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Jewish Fountain

Coimbra, Portugal
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Only Visit If You Are Passing

Not really a lot to look at and most people if you ask them where it is, won't know. There are bus... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
martyncymro
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Coimbra, Portugal
Almost Misssed It

Located on Rua Olimpio Nicolau Rui Fernandes, this Baroque style fountain is surrounded by two... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
backpacker31
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Delray Beach, Florida
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good33%
  • Average53%
  • Poor0%
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2 Oct 2016
“Only Visit If You Are Passing”
23 Jul 2016
“Almost Misssed It”
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Coimbra, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Not really a lot to look at and most people if you ask them where it is, won't know. There are bus stops opposite so public transportation is easy. Personally, I'd give it a miss.

Thank martyncymro
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Located on Rua Olimpio Nicolau Rui Fernandes, this Baroque style fountain is surrounded by two flights of stone stairs. The street this fountain is located on is quite busy - there is lots of traffic, a couple of bus stops in front and the police...More

Thank backpacker31
Reviewed 12 August 2014

The New fountain or Jewish fountain. The New Fountain is located at Rua Olímpio Nicolau Rui Fernandes, and is also known as the Jewish fountain. The fountain we see on the present has being rebuilt with a Baroque appearance. The fountain is not an eye...More

1  Thank Amazon122s
Reviewed 28 September 2012

New Fountain is located at Rua Olímpio Nicolau Rui Fernandes, and is also known as the Fonte Nova. Other given names were the Jewish Fountain (Fonte dos Juseus). The first fountain was built in 1137 or thereabouts, but the present fountain was rebuilt in 1725...More

Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 4 April 2012

It is also known as the Jews Fountain since 1137. It was later remodeled with a tasteful decoration in 1725. The staircase that integrates the fountain was completed in 1986.

1  Thank Filipoco
Reviewed 8 December 2011

The fountain is in nice square, but the fountain by itself looks like nothing special. Lots of pigeons are around and waiting to feed them.

Thank Rimgaudas B
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