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Kramgasse

Address: Kramgasse, 3011 Bern, Switzerland

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  • Ogi0
    Ogi0
    Sofia, Bulgaria
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    The strongman

    The fountain is one of many in Bern and is dedicated to Samson. It is located in a very nice place - the main street in the old town.

    Reviewed on 27 Sep 2020
  • yns_10
    yns_10
    Sydney Australia
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    Fabulous

    This fountain is a testament to Samson's strength - he has the lion's mouth apart with his hands. The statue was donated by the Burcher's Guild so it is not surprising that he has a weapon and butche...

    Reviewed on 12 Dec 2019
  • HollyBerryElf
    HollyBerryElf
    Weilerbach, Germany
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    only fountain of the 11 without the bear theme

    Biblical stature of Samson defeating the lion ... seemed kinda odd looking at it without a crowd of bears surrounding it. Each fountain was charming to see

    Reviewed on 5 Jun 2019
  • FormerCaliBoy
    FormerCaliBoy
    Frankfurt Germany
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    Samson the strongman

    The Simsonbrunnen is topped with the biblical symbol of Samson defeating a lion. Samson was given great powers of strength as long as he did not cut his hair. This is another fountain in the Old T...

    Reviewed on 27 Apr 2019
  • CobaltMicks
    CobaltMicks
    Pretoria, Gauteng
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    Colorful and historical statue!

    The Simsonbrunnen or Samson statue/fountain is another of Bern's gems. This one doesn't have the recurring bear theme but rather a lion as the animal featured with the strongman Samson. It is in a r...

    Reviewed on 30 Nov 2018

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