Nidwalden Fountain Guide

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Fountain Hotel Rigiblick, Buochs

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Fountain Gandgasse, Beckenried

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Franciscan Fountain Kollegium St. Fidelis, Stans


The fountains in Nidwalden – when was the last time you walked past one? Did you look at it and note the splashing of the water? Do you know its history and significance? Most of us walk past fountains every day without really noticing them. What today is perceived as a mere ornament used to be at the very centre of village life.


Number Over 100 fountains near a village
Fountains Accessible 365 days a year
Interesting facts Location, year of installation, dimensions, source and craftsman

Location and contact

Nidwalden Tourismus
Bahnhofplatz 2
6370 Stans
+41 41 610 88 33