© Donauschlinge Schlögen © Oberösterreich Tourismus / Steininger
Donauschlinge Schlögen © Oberösterreich Tourismus / Steininger

Christophorus Fountain

Schärding, Oberösterreich, Österreich
  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups

Creates in 1963 by Prof. Hans Wimmer of Munich, this fountain symbolizes just how important water still is to the town of Schärding. And not just the health-giving waters of its springs or even the navigable waters of the Inn - wich these days are used for power generation too. The fountain also reminds us of the ever present danger of flooding shoud the Inn burst its banks.

Built in 1963 by Prof. Hans Wimmer, Munich. The large basin symbolizes Schärding´s wealth of water, its navigation, the electricity derived from the Inn power plants, the warm and cold water cures but also the flood threat, the town has been repeatedly exposed to.

Travelling by public transport
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  • All weather
  • Suitable for groups
  • Suitable for schools
  • Suitable for kids (all ages)
  • Suitable for single travelers
  • Suitable for friends
  • Suitable for couples
  • Suitable for children
Season
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
  • Winter

Suitable for wheelchairs: Not all of the legally stipulated ÖNORM are complied with. In principle, this object is suitable for wheelchairs and no assistance is necessary.

Contact


Christophorus Fountain
Oberer Stadtplatz
4780 Schärding

Phone +43 7712 4300
Fax machine +43 7712 4320
E-Mailinfo@schaerding.info
Webwww.schaerding.at
http://www.schaerding.at

Contact person

Tourismusverband Schärding
Innbruckstraße 29
4780 Schärding

Phone +43 7712 4300
Fax machine +43 7712 4320
E-Mailinfo@schaerding.info
Webwww.schaerding.at

We speak the following languages

German
English

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