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Good for a photo

It is a very interesting statue and worth a few photos, a description in English would help. It is... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2018
Rotherham, United Kingdom
Gothic statue

Built to celebrate Dusseldorf getting its city rights it is an incredibly detailed monument that is... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
Chelsea B
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Burgplatz, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

It is a very interesting statue and worth a few photos, a description in English would help. It is a must do on a visit to Dusseldorf, also surrounded by two good pubs/restaurants and right by the museum

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

Built to celebrate Dusseldorf getting its city rights it is an incredibly detailed monument that is meant to be 'read' left to right as a story. It reminded me of the Ehekarussel monument we saw in Nuremberg.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed September 6, 2018

This is a beautiful statue, nevertheless I was expecting a little more when I saw it was number 5 attraction of Düsseldorf. To me this is not. Still beautiful to see and you can hardly miss it because it is on a central spot in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

All this is is a statue. If you’re an old town go take a picture that’s about it. Nothing more really to see here

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank spartacusx
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Stadterhebungsmonument is a complex statue about the first documentation of the civil rights to city Dusseldorf. The monument was inaugurated in 1988, when it was the 700-th anniversary of city Dusseldorf. The statuary group has some elements from the battle of Worringen, and the seal...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed July 10, 2018

On the 700th Anniversary of the city's jubilee a bronze sculpture was commissioned to mark the battle of Worringin, a battle in which Dusseldorf won its independence. It is hidden in the old town close to the Burgplatz. It is on a corner next to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Sharon T
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

Set in some nice gardens with other buildings and sculptures of note. Worth a visit if near the waterfront in old town.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GregNS68
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Nice sculpture, very well done. We found on the way while roaming in the city. A fine example of great art.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AzadAjay
Reviewed May 18, 2018

I had read about this monument so asked several people where it was and no-one had the faintest idea what I was talking about; including a taxi driver sitting in his cab about 5 metres away in the Burgplatz itself! The monument is tucked away...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sharon Q
Reviewed April 17, 2018

very well done sculptures, worth a pose and photographs, as well as admiring the art and thought behind it.

Date of experience: April 2018
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