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Spandau Citadel (Spandauer Zitadelle )

Am Juliusturm, Berlin, Germany
+49 30 354944200
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Spandau Citadel

A highlight of our trip for me. (Total History Geek) A wonderful moated Citadel building with it's... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jamie B
via mobile
Not worth visiting

On paper the place looks interesting...old tower, fortified garrison, exhibition hall. But the... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
martin m
Paris, France
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  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
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Am Juliusturm, Berlin, Germany
+49 30 354944200
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 8 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

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.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I decided to visit the citadel on a whim and am glad I did. Not only did I get to walk around an old fort but I also got to see two exhibitions on monuments in Berlin, which were really great. One of these exhibitions...More

Thank jmontg18
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We visited the Spandau Citadel after deciding to catch the S-bahn into Spandau to see some of the charming old streets and buildings. We walked over to the citadel and it looked so charming that we decided to pay the €4.50 entrance fee to look...More

Thank CarolineMini
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Spent a lovely day exploring the very small town of Spandau ( now part of Berlin) and its Zitadel) Only 20mins by U-bahn from city centre and worth a visit.

Thank Bill F
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