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Archibald Fountain

4.6/5
28 Reviews
Fountain
Liked by 1
Address: Hyde Park, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

What people are saying:

Another beautiful fountain in Sydney which was built as commemoration. Located in the popular Hyde Park, this spot is mainly used as muster point or just for slouching down while soaking the sun light.

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  • Dimitris L
    Dimitris L
    Lisbon, Lisbon District, Central Portugal
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    Beautiful Fountain

    The Archibald Fountain is probably the most elaborate and beautiful of all fountains in Sydney. The thing is Sydney does not have too many of them anyway. This fountain dates to the 1930s and commemor...

    Reviewed on /Date(1603066257000+0800)/
  • Sarox210
    Sarox210
    Townsville
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    A gorgeous sight

    A beautiful huge fountain with the gorgeous Hyde Park surrounding and views of St Marys Cathedral on one side. Read up on the significance of the statues including Apollo, Diana, Pan and Theseus. A lo...

    Reviewed on /Date(1579285717000+0800)/
  • Michael-4551
    Michael-4551
    Caloundra, Australia
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    Worth stopping to look at.

    Visited on Wednesday 13th November. Has to be the most interesting fountain in Hyde Park and well worth stopping to have a look at.

    Reviewed on /Date(1576522715000+0800)/
  • AlpinerHut
    AlpinerHut
    Chantilly, Virginia, USA
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    A classic fountain

    Counterbalancing the Anzac Memorial at Hyde Park's southern end is the Archibald Fountain at the northern end. The Anzac Memorial honors World War I's Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC), an...

    Reviewed on /Date(1574567559000+0800)/
  • Peter P
    Peter P
    Glasgow,Scotland
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    Large enough.

    Not a favourite of mine. Art Deco, from private citizen JF Archibald 1932 to commemorate the Australia and France association in World War 1. French sculptor Francois Sicard, a bronze Apollo etc.

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