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Hochzeitsturm

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Wedding Tower memorial to Ernst Ludwig and Princess Elenore

Memorial towers in late 19th and early 20th century were constructed to memorialize significant... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Gerald D
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Kentwood, Michigan
CURRENTLY UNDER RESTORATION

This part of Mathilda's hights being restored for consideration on the UNESCO list - its is part... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2018
Magellan720605
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Olbrichweg 13 a, 64287 Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

Memorial towers in late 19th and early 20th century were constructed to memorialize significant events in the history of the monarchy. Designed in 1908 by Joseph Maria Olbrich this is a major element of the Kunstlerkolonie jugendstil architecture on the Matildenhohe. It's innovative design should...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2018

This part of Mathilda's hights being restored for consideration on the UNESCO list - its is part of the package of the artist colony in Darmstadt and you can still spend an easy 2 to 3 hours on the grounds.. wandering and staring at all...More

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Reviewed May 10, 2018

This building is often in use for weddings, so I didn't get to see the whole place until my 3rd visit. But even the entrance foyer, which is open to all, is worth the trip.

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Reviewed January 21, 2018

You can go to the top of the tower and enjoy a very nice panoramic view of the city of Darmstadt. You don´t need to spend a lot of time, this is nice in order to know about the history of the city.

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Reviewed November 26, 2017

We went on a rainy day and when we reached the top it was pouring so we didn't enjoy a lot but i am sure that u can take lovely pics and go up to see the city. You have to go up the hill...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2017

Great attraction in a lovely assemble. If you like that time period it is a wonderful place to visit.

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Reviewed October 5, 2017

For just a couple Euros you can take a quick elevator ride to the top of the tower and enjoy a panoramic view of the entire city. The tower itself is also full of significance and history, set in beautiful grounds in Mathildenhöhe and just...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed April 6, 2017

It may not look too attractive from the outside, but the whole of the Mathildenhoehe, the museum, the villas etc were of great importance to the Jugendstil movement. And so is the Hochzeitsturm. If you have the chance, take the opportunity to visit the inside....More

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