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The Well of Life

in front of the Croatian National Theatre, Zagreb, Croatia
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in front of the Croatian National Theatre, Zagreb, Croatia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A beautiful sculpture representing all age categories, looking at the well of life. Touching and lovely.

Thank StormyandMaya
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was on my list of things to see and I am glad I did, although it is a little bizarre to say the least. Good sculpturing and something to see!!!

Thank Mel J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a beautiful sculpture right in front of the National Theater. Do not miss as you walk by. Very beautifully made.

Thank Juliana S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

situated in front of the national theater this piece of art is a must to see point. very interesting and artistic work.

Thank Eitan K
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Must be seen and rememberes as Mestrovic's masterpieces are so special and strong that you cannot avoid them, Mestrovic's Galery on the Upper town is second location where visitor should go if interested in Mestrovic's work and art

Thank 55Jasmin
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Sculpture has a is fascinating history and story and is located in front of the Croatian National theatre

Thank Gail G
Reviewed 24 May 2017

You'll come across this monument if you are visiting the National Theatre, although it's quite well hidden. Worth stopping to see if you're in the area, but not worth seeking out for it's own sake.

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The sculpture of the fountain itself is beautiful, set within a small modernist circular theatre. It makes for a nice contemporary counterpoint to the baroque architecture of the National Theatre behind it. The area was also a great gathering point for theatre-goers, especially the younger...More

Thank IshDewyn
Reviewed 18 April 2017

As I understood, this supposed to be a fountain. All the fauntains in the city were operating, just not his one. But, a lot of artists were painting around, so it was interesting. It is hidden in fron of HNK.

Thank MetalMind
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The author is Ivan Meštrović, the greatest croatian sculpturer. The well is aurrounded by benches (steps) at the great square - between National theatre (opera) and headquoters of Zagreb's university).

Thank marijansesvete
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