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German Fountain is part of the Istanbul Daily Tours of Byzantine Relics Tour which half day morning that you can have the historical breif info about the German Fountain as follow

German Fountain, Near the northern end of the Hippodrome, the little gazebo styled fountain can be found with beautiful stonework.German fountain also known as Kaiser Wilhelm’s Fountain.Once German emperor paid a state visit to Sultan Abdül Hamit II in 1901 and presented this fountain to the sultan and his people as a token of friendship. Fountain was originally built in Germany, then transported piece by piece and assembled in its current site in 1900. German fountain's octagonal dome has eight marble columns, and dome's interior is covered with golden mosaics.The monograms in the stonework represents the political union of Abdul Hamit II and Wilhelm II.

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