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Holstentor

Holstentorplatz, 23552 Lubeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
+49 451 1224129
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“old city” (29 reviews)
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Holstentorplatz, 23552 Lubeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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+49 451 1224129
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"old city"
in 29 reviews
"school children"
in 4 reviews
"hanseatic league"
in 15 reviews
"the main train station"
in 3 reviews
"museum located"
in 3 reviews
"walled city"
in 3 reviews
"twin towers"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 8 reviews
"nice museum"
in 4 reviews
"marzipan"
in 11 reviews
"small town"
in 4 reviews
"trave river"
in 4 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 4 reviews
"gate"
in 85 reviews
"landmark"
in 19 reviews
"model"
in 19 reviews
"tor"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I spent a few days in Hamburg and wanted to visit somewhere else. My host recommended Lubeck and off I went! It was stunning, I absolutely love it, compare to Hamburg. It is full of culture, little alley ways to walk around and visit the...More

Thank crabscoot
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

CONCORDIA DOMI FORIS PAX - The writing on the Holsten Gate - What does it mean? - "harmony within, peace without" It’s a really must see if you visit Lübeck. We didn’t have time for the museum inside, but it’s open from 10am till 6pm...More

Thank Hannes182
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lübeck is one of the most beautiful towns in Germany. It has a lot of history and the Gate is just one of the many attractions that will take you back to the Middle Ages.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Holstentor makes for a picturesque first view of the old town of Lübeck (you will enter through here when coming from the central station). We’ve been here during quite wintery easter, but I imagine it being even more beautiful in sommer when there are flowerbeds...More

Thank kr0elle
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing says Hansestadt Lübeck faster than the Holstentor. We didnt enter this time, chances are not much has changed since last visit 20 years ago. But we did get roadside and church spire views from the building.

Thank Ebbe T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Holsten Gate by itself is a beautiful Building with a lot of history from the middle Age to this days. Inside you can see a wonderful Model of the middle Age Lübeck with all the walls and old Buildings. With this Model you can...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

On our trip to Lübeck we thought it was essential to visit the Holstentor, as it is practically a landmark for this gorgeous town. It's absolute beautiful with stunning gardens in front of it and a gorgeous backdrop of old Germanic buildings behind it. Definitely...More

Thank Natalie M
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Massive and looming tower leaning and impression of both falling into one another. Very distinctive unlike any other city wall tower I've seen. Just along from the tower beside the Trave River are a group of six beautiful warehouses. They used to be used for...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

This gate was build in XV century. They are landmark of Lubeck. The building houses the local History museum.

Thank Mark D
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Medieval city port, sagged over the years but still impressive. It was the former city entry to mainland Holstein. They have and information and models on public display how the gate construction and the walls were over the ages.

1  Thank Claus G
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