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Nice fountain behind city hall

The fountain adds a nice touch of class to the plaza park behind Worcester's City Hall. It... read more

Reviewed January 31, 2018
Alan S
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Raleigh, United States
Iconic to local college students

This fountain is iconic to local college students as they use it as a meeting place with somewhat... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
SandCadi
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Massachusetts
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31 Jan 2018
“Nice fountain behind city hall”
3 Aug 2018
“Iconic to local college students”
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Reviewed August 3, 2018

This fountain is iconic to local college students as they use it as a meeting place with somewhat negative and suggestive meanings.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SandCadi
Reviewed January 31, 2018

The fountain adds a nice touch of class to the plaza park behind Worcester's City Hall. It complements the city hall architecture.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Alan S
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Definitely an interesting piece of work. I see many people take photos of this work of art. There is a plaque underneath explaining it's meaning......

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Rocky C
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Honestly, this is some of Worcester's most iconic artwork. You can't help but laugh or at least shake your head when you think of it.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jake M
Reviewed July 8, 2015

When we were here last year, I read a most interesting article in the local paper (The Worcester Telegram & Gazette) about this fountain. We did not have time to check it out then, but I kept the article, and planned to visit it this...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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