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Fountain Square

5th and Vine Sts, 5th and Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
+1 513-621-4400
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5th and Vine Sts, 5th and Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Central Business District
+1 513-621-4400
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Reviewed yesterday

It is almost an overload of visual and audio stimulus. Great little concerts that seem to change on a daily basis, lost of people just hanging out and just listening to that nights offerings. And the fountain is mesmerizing as the colors change and the...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed in Cincinnati 08/13-19/17. We enjoyed the daily activities at the square. Had lunch from the lunch vendors their in mid-week and enjoyed. Friendly atmosphere. The only draw backs, unfortunately many homeless folks hang around the square which made it a bit uncomfortable. Also,...More

Thank dagtag
Reviewed 2 days ago

Chock-full of surrounding restaurants and businesses, Fountain Square is the iconic center of Downtown Cincinnati. It's a great place to bring your lunch, sit outside, and people-watch. In the winter months, the ice skating rink is a fun place to exercise, or have some hot...More

Thank CincyMandyLynn
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful park area overlooking the river. Nice paved walking/running path. Colorful gardens. Large porch type swings. Check schedule for special events. We happened upon an art show by surprise.

Thank jsrd
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were in Cincinnati during the jazz concert weekend and the city had set up free public concerts at the fountain which were great. Along with this we're food trucks and other vendors which made the square a hive of activity.

Thank AlexisZA
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Pretty spot to stop and sit a spell. Thursday and Friday night had live music. Not far from Smale Riverfront Park. Don't make a special trip to see it.

Thank Mommag72
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped by with the kids after dinner. Lots going on and the fountain is stunning. We got some great pictures. There was a reggae concert going in while we were there so I assume there is always lots of activity.

Thank snapperhead11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether its day or night, Summer, Winter, Spring or Fall, there is always something fun to do on Fountain Square. Not only that, it is surrounded by several businesses willing to cater to your every need. We love to take the family down to just...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fountain square is in the heart of Cincinnati's business district located at 5th and vine, it is a rather spectacular multi level fountain celebrating the people of Cincinnati. Designed by Tyler Davidson and erected first in 1871, it has gone thru a few changes and...More

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun spot! We saw this as we're leaving Carew tower. There was a fountain and tons of vendors selling their food. We were there during lunch hour so we grabbed some great food. Great place to people watch!

Thank Shanna S
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19 June 2016|
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Response from Beauregard70 |
The chess pieces are at Smale Park on the riverfront.
18 December 2015|
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Response from Horse_Attack | Reviewed this property |
I believe that the German market that you are reference is 'Findlay Market' which is on the northwest side of downtown. I think that it is only open during daytime hours. It is better and livelier during warmer months
20 July 2015|
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Response from Javertsbarricade | Reviewed this property |
No, just November through February (I think).