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Spandau Citadel (Spandauer Zitadelle )

Am Juliusturm, Berlin, Germany
+49 30 354944200
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MUCH Better than Expected.

I thought I'd see some old cannons, and maybe a suit of armor, but to my surprise the citadel is a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Don't see outdoor concerts here

I've never been inside the Spandau Citadel. I am not commenting on that. This is a review on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Berlin, Germany
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  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Am Juliusturm, Berlin, Germany
+49 30 354944200
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thought I'd see some old cannons, and maybe a suit of armor, but to my surprise the citadel is a wonderful museum which examines the history of the area from the middle ages up until modern times. There are lots of interesting artifacts on...More

Thank draygnol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've never been inside the Spandau Citadel. I am not commenting on that. This is a review on seeing outdoor concerts at this venue. Bought ZZ Top Tickets. I was super excited to see them. The concert was outside in the courtyard of the Citadel....More

Thank questtraveler01
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The citadel is vast and fun to explore - we spent a couple of hours but would happily spend longer. Definitely go up the tower for great views.

Thank DavidLondon2008
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

A highlight of our trip for me. (Total History Geek) A wonderful moated Citadel building with it's earliest part dating from the 13th century. The audio tour was easy to follow and led us to some amazing discoveries. Look out for the out of place...More

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

On paper the place looks interesting...old tower, fortified garrison, exhibition hall. But the place has a very neglected feel...no one cuts the grass and the sign posting is absent. With some investment could become a nice location but in the meantime skip it.

Thank martin m
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Just a short bus ride out of the city center you find the Citadel, surrounded by water and peacefully waiting for your visit. The exhibits, including a tower and a bat enclosure, are interesting, mostly translated, and trace the history of this historic edifice. The...More

Thank amarilloannie
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Together with his friends, visited the courtyard during the concert of Jean-Michele Jarre. Of course, we did not have the opportunity to visit museums, but in general this fortification left a pleasant impression.

Thank Ivan G
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is a very interesting visit the price is low (if you have a Berlin Card you can get 25% off as well the views from the tower are awesome. If you don't feel like it or have the time to walk around the citadel...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 17 June 2017

when you always wondered what the autohrities did with old Karl Marx statues, or, the memorials for the fallen communists, or the memorial to the secret service members - they are all in a museum thats part of the citadel The museum is impressive, you...More

1  Thank FOL-1003
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Once it was the largest fort in and around Berlin. Today it is an attraction with a lot of museums, specifically the old Berlin monuments are very interesting. There are concerts and festivals also.

1  Thank 545medva
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