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"MOROZ?NI FOUNTAIN" Heraklion Town Tip by Tea4Two

Heraklion Town, Crete Island: 38 reviews and 73 photos

  Morozini Fountain
by Tea4Two

A 16km long aqueduct was built to channel water from the south to this fountain. The fountain has eight circular basins decorated with nymphs, tritons, dolphins, mermaids, cherubs and mythical creatures. In the 14th century the carved lions were incorporated and formerly supported a statue of Neptune.

Address: Prefecture of Heraklion
Directions: It is the central feature of Plateia Venizelos, a square in Heraklion.

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  • Written Aug 24, 2003
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