On the Trail of the Fountain King

Facts and legends on the theme of water: this guided tour through Schaffhausen´s Old Town is all about water supply, drought, floods, and much more.

Guided by Johanna Bremblin, the wife of the so-called Fountain King, participants go on a journey back in time to Schaffhausen in the year 1620. The walking tour leads to tucked-away squares and various splashing fountains in the Old Town. Along the way, Johanna Bremblin relates true stories, legends, and all kinds of interesting facts about water. How does clean water end up in the kitchens? What happens in the case of flooding or drought? All this and more is revealed on this fascinating tour. 


Private Tour
German, French


CHF 260

Time and Duration

Available on the Following Days

  • Mo
  • Tu
  • We
  • Th
  • Fr
  • Sa
  • Su

75 Minutes

Number of Participants 1 - 25

Additional Information

Operator: Partner company

Contact & Starting Point

Schaffhauserland Tourismus
Vordergasse 73
8200  Schaffhausen