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Stadterhebungsmonument

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Address: Burgplatz, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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If your way falls in Dusseldorf try to spare time to visit this monument. I advise to visit it in day light time.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If your way falls in Dusseldorf try to spare time to visit this monument. I advise to visit it in day light time.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This sculpture monument is like a Durer work in real life as a sculpture. Super detailed, somehow hidden in the city center.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

A wonderful memorial that is a must see. The characters come alive and are depicted well. Situated close to the harbour in the old town.

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South Shields
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

A wonderful piece of art in a superb setting. Situated to the side of the Brew house in Goldenen Ring on the pathway to the St. Lambertus basilica. The

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Tonsberg, Norway
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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

You have not seen sculptures like this , and you do not know when to meet them . Suddenly they are there ,even in a remote place of the city.

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Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

You'd never thought you could find a piece of art like this. It is like watching The Lord Of The Rings and Game of Thrones all together in an amazing piece of art that you can touch and you feel part of it... in the middle of the center of Dusseldorf! It speaks about Dusseldorf foundation and you can imagine... More 

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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

At first this sculpture by Bert Gerresheim might seem strange and confusing, but it tells the history of Düsseldorf from left to right. It has everything from knights to markets scenes. This sculpture is on the northeast corner of Burgplatz. Evidently, you can get an explanatory pamphlet from the town hall ( or maybe the tourist info office). Definitely worth... More 

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

Wonderful piece of sculpture in the centre of town commemorating the battles leading up to the founding of the city

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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Close to burgplatz tower there is a small river Dussel with the monument and detailed info in German. Check it out . Recommended MeuterMedia

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Reading, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

Nice monuments but not too many of these, Just very short area covered. We didnt realise until we reach there. The monument themselves was nice

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