'The Kissing Students' sculpture and fountain, Tartu

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Look for 'The Kissing Students' sculpture and fountain, a statue atop a fountain that serves as a gathering place for local students and serves as a symbol of the city. An image of two students kissing in the rain, the fountain sits at the center of a small square surrounded by cobblestone paths and old buildings. Legend says that it brings luck, and a common tradition for couples is to try to imitate the lovers in this pose. To visit 'The Kissing Students' sculpture and fountain on your trip to Tartu, use our Tartu trip planner.
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  • Fun statue of a young couple in this University town. Right in the middle of the pedestrian district, it is a quick stop as you stroll through the town.  more »
  • A beautiful and fun statue in front of the town hall. Be sure to google the touching story behind the fountain.  more »
  • Beautifull statue, very nice place in oldtown.
  • It’s a lovely place and some kind of visitor-must-go and Check-in attraction.
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