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Holstentor

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Holstentor Lubeck Entrance Ticket
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Holstentor Lubeck Entrance Ticket
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Holstentorplatz, 23552 Lubeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago

sinking into the ground..but a really cool way to come into the city. Check out the joke on the city side of the tower ... it has the letters S.P.O.L .... which is play on the old Roman phrase S.P.O.R (Senate and People of Rome)...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HollyBerryElf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This imposing gatehouse introduced us to the Hanseatic League capital, Lübeck as we entered town having walked down from the railway station. Only 40 minutes by train from Hamburg I would strongly recommend a visit to this picturesque town.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank I H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Holstentor gives a perfect inside into the Hanseatic league and it wealth. Lubeck was one of the leading cities inspiring the architecture of Danzig Riga Bremen and many other towns

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank francien2015
Reviewed October 28, 2018

It was the first place we visited and I'm glad it was. The exhibits are well set out and provide a good background history to Lubeck which helped us later in the trip as we visited other historical sights. There are a lot of circular...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

It was an awesome experience from the moment we walked in the door til the moment we left. Service and food were EXCELLENT

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 298robg
Reviewed September 26, 2018

The Holstentor inscribed 1477 - 1871 is not far from the train station. Our first view of it was in pouring rain, but on another sunny day, many including ourselves enjoyed the garden park surrounding it. Benches were available.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Whether you visit the Holstentor before or after the Hanseatic Museum makes no difference, but do be sure to visit it. It gives a solid but not overwhelming background on the city and has a great variety of objects that give the museum a distinctly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank goer33
Reviewed September 17, 2018

An impressing old building, well maintained and beautiful architecture. The building deserves studying up close, even though there are many pigeons living in and around Holstentor:-)

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank TMKjaer
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Once the only entrance into Lubeck, it started to sink into the ground, probably before it was completed, and if you follow the lines of the brickwork, you almost get seasick. But, it is the symbolic gate to the city, which with the old city,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank differentname
Reviewed September 11, 2018

So nice to walk around and explore. Nice park area to sit down and meet up with friends. Watch and chill.

Date of experience: September 2018
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