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Lindwurmbrunnen

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Address: Neuer Platz, Klagenfurt 9020, Austria
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Beautiful scenery, great to people-watch

Very picturesque. Romantic in nature. Great for a stroll and seeing the shops. Gelato isn't far away either!

Reviewed 27 December 2016
Ariel S
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Zenica
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18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

DO NOT PARK your car in underground parking garage at Lindwurm square. We had a really bad experience on sunday visit. No operators work in garage on sundays, and phone number listed on info board is the one in the garage. Also, info board says 5,10 and 20 banknotes are accepted on paying machine, but they are not. We stayed... More 

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Thank synapsee7
Lower Austria, Austria
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79 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

A very clean and well kept statue of the dragon, which dominates the platz where it is found. A good fable of the origins of the dragon is etched in stone nearby, it is quite striking.

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Thank 652mariusr
Slovenia
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178 reviews
153 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This statue is located in the centre of the ciity (on the square where Christmas market takes place). We thought that it was nothing special, its average sized and not at all interesting. But as it is located it the centre, you should take a look at it.

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Thank Aljoša O
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

It is on the main square and it is really nothing special. We took a photo there just because we didn't find anything in Klagenfurt. Boring town.

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1 Thank Jelena P
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Very picturesque. Romantic in nature. Great for a stroll and seeing the shops. Gelato isn't far away either!

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Thank Ariel S
Bengaluru, India
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46 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

During the Advent Christmas Market, this dragon is surrounded by stalls selling sweets, drinks, and crafts. The atmosphere is lovely. The dragon was worth a one minute story and view with my family, unfortunately they are not into statues!

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Thank MKells
Eilat, Israel
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21 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

If you visit Klagenfurt than Lindwurmbrunnen is not a thing to miss if you love history and art. The Lindwurm is said to have been slain by courageous men in the Carinthian .capital, which made the area safe and populous. Its a six-ton-heavy work that is thought to be transported to the New Square in 1593. the fountain was add... More 

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Thank nryael
Croatia
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28 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It's nice square, not too crowed and the story is interesting. We were there for a short time but it's one of the city's simbol so I do recommend you pay it a visit if you are there.

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Thank Tamara T
Groningen, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This nice square hosts a big dragon and there is a nice story to it. As your local guide or check online. I pass by every time I visit Klagenfurt.

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Thank Arnold M
Oxford, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

After seeing photo's of this dragon we felt that we must see it. Well, it was interesting, and of course beautifully made, and set in the centre of a lovely square

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Thank Pamela H

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