The bronze statue is a gift of the company C.W. Niemeyer GmbH
& Co. KG on the occasion of its 200th anniversary
in 1998 to the city Hameln.
The modeling and stone carvings were
performed by Bruno Jakobus Hoffmann and
his Thuata De Dannan
March 26, 2018
The Pied Piper Fountain is located on the Rathausplatz, in the immediate vicinity of the Hamelin town hall, the theater and the Bürgergarten.
Sculpture of the Pied Piper
A sculpture was dedicated to the Pied Piper legend - the Pied Piper Fountain. The sculpture represents the exodus of the children.
In September 1975, Professor Karl Ulrich Nuss inaugurated his work personally.
August 30, 2020
The Hamelin rat drink is a brown herbal liqueur whose history you can read here, for example:
There you will also find out that the bottles with red content are Hamelin "rat blood" .... probably / hopefully something with fruit .....
March 21, 2018
The statue of the Pied Piper is on Osterstrasse in Hamelin's old town. According to legend, the Pied Piper lured 130 children out of the city with his flute game and kidnapped them. The following lines were written on the old town hall, which fell victim to the Allied bombs in the Second World War: "In the year 1284 na Christ was born in Hamel and one hundred and thirty children were born who lost a piper under the Köppen."
April 7, 2022
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