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Lions Fountain

Mendes-France Square, Jerusalem, Israel
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It's a little park, that's all

I was here with some family members- to sit and talk. I thought nothing particular about the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Buc_Haish
,
Israel
A Delightful Surprise close up... Unique!

The Lions Fountain in the Bloomfield Garden is sculpted of bronze and was the first fountain to be... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Shir-El_too
,
Eilat, Israel
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“vegetation” (2 reviews)
“symbol” (2 reviews)
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Mendes-France Square, Jerusalem, Israel
Givat Ram
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"liberty bell park"
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"vegetation"
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"symbol"
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"sculptures"
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"moshe"
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"brookfield"
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"monument"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was here with some family members- to sit and talk. I thought nothing particular about the location or the statue- the fountain with the lions did not impress me. I wouldn't make a special visit. What did annoy me was some thing that i...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

The Lions Fountain in the Bloomfield Garden is sculpted of bronze and was the first fountain to be erected in the modern era. A gift to Jerusalem from the West German Government and then-Chancellor Helmut Kohl, it was erected in 1989 and deliberately located between...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

The Lions Fountain is located at the Bloomfield Gardens in the Ymin Moshe neighbourhood, southwest of the Old City. This is a fun fountain designed by German Sculpture Gernot Rumpf in 1989 featuring an interesting floral centre structure, topped by a small circular cage and...More

1  Thank BradJill
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Slightly off the beaten track for most tourists this fountain is in a park. There is so much to see in Jerusalem that it may not be a destination by itself but if you in Yemin Moshe stop in the Blumfield Park to see this...More

1  Thank podrozniczka60
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Located in the Blumfield Park near the Liberty Bell Park.Famous with the first fountain built in Jerusalem 1989 donated by West Germany.The fountain ansd sculptures by the artistGranot Rampf,Symbolising coexistance in Jerusalem,the lions emblem of Jerusalem idealic life symbolised by lions mice and pigeons living...More

Thank airport2015
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

a beautiful fountain with lions scuptures symbol of jerusalem and the old kingdom of judea....situed in the center of jerusalem close from the montefiori center wind mill...this fountain offered to jerusalem municipality by berlin municipality became over the years part of jerusalem high lights

Thank michelsF6256ZD
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Reviewed 19 December 2015

Nice place you can see there a nice fountain and jewish and arab children playing around - a nice place to stop by on your way....

Thank shoshisevitt
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Reviewed 26 January 2014

The Lions Fountain at the end (or beginning) of the Yemin Moshe Park depending on your orientation is strangely beguiling. One is drawn to touch it and feel its patinated undulating surfaces. You will probably first notice it out of a bus or taxi cab...More

1  Thank Yonatan C
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Reviewed 28 October 2013

Happened to come across this fountain by sheer chance - didn't even know about it's existance. Took my parents on an evening farewell-to-Jerusalem walk thru the strip of parks/gardens on the western border of Yemin Moshe neighborhood - and found this fountain on the southern...More

Thank Lev M
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Reviewed 13 April 2013

Good park around to walk and beautiful fountain to sit and relax. At the weekends, the place is full of people and can get its share of garbage, though.

1  Thank greycat001
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