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Grotenburg, 32760 Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 170 9512937
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Day out with Herman

A nice place to visit for a day out, we visited when they had an awesome laser light show on in the... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2015
Cambridge, United Kingdom
A must for the open-air lover, symbol of German supremacy.

What a monument, in teutonberger wald, the land of Herman the German, much loved and revered by... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2015
valerie w
Hastings, United Kingdom
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Grotenburg, 32760 Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 170 9512937
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Reviewed 26 June 2015

A nice place to visit for a day out, we visited when they had an awesome laser light show on in the night

Thank MJONNO44
Reviewed 25 June 2015

What a monument, in teutonberger wald, the land of Herman the German, much loved and revered by staunch supporters of Germany's stand against the invading Romans. Impressive and thrilling.

Thank valerie w
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Easy access, great parking, as well as historical information as to the reasons the Roman Empire was stopped dead in its tracks in the Teuteburger Forest by a bunch of Germanic tribes.

1  Thank Klaus R
Reviewed 14 May 2015

again a nice view after a short climb but worth it.. Superb assault course for children of all ages,and very nice scenery.. Makes a very nice day out for the very young to the very old

Thank Angie M
Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

Definately worth a visit. Great views from lookout for a few Euros. Also a great treetops adventure for any thrillseekers in the family with food and drink aplenty.

Thank peter h
Reviewed 30 April 2015

This is what we called him when I was stationed here at Hobart Barracks. The Romans were finally defeated here in the forest. Amazing views

Thank turnkeyMidlands
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Anyone interested in the history of Germany or Ancient Romans should go here. Its also nice for a family outing. Huge car park, toilets, cafes and a few small shops. Children's play area and a rope adventure course for teenagers and adults. Lovely scenery too....More

Thank Ronald W
Reviewed 9 April 2015

the statute of Herman was erected around 1870 in remembrance of the Varus battle in 9 AD. But the actual please was not the teutoburgerwald, but way up north. romantic spot, beautiful sight. but over the top

Thank Coen V
Reviewed 6 February 2015

The statue of Herman is gigantic. The funny thing is that you do not see it when you enter and then suddenly there is the statue of perhaps more than 150 feet; impressive. There is also a kind of outdoor playground (kletterpark). Unfortunately the restaurants...More

Thank Dorrith Z
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Nothing to dislike. A remarkable statue in great countryside. There was a small shop & a couple of eating establishments on site.

Thank MikeStrong
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