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Beautiful tower

The only surviving part of the original palace which stood at the site, the white tower has a... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Interesting visit

Interesting place to visit for some history of Dusseldorf and the Schlossturm. Helpful staff, we... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
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Burgplatz, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

This is a beautiful tower right on the Burgplatz. A lot of pictures are taken with this tower on it. There is now a little museum in it. The first three floors are from the 13th century!

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

Schlossturm is a tower without its castle. Today the tower is a museum and an integrated part of the fine riverside promenade. It’s not worth a detour, but pretty enough if you pass by.

Thank Mogeltoft
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Schlossturm is what's left from a castle of Dusseldorf. The tower is situated in Burgplatz - Altstadt. Schlossturm was built in several steps : in 13-th century - three levels, in 1552 - the fourth polygonal level, and in 1845 - the last level. The...More

Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed 28 July 2018

The only surviving part of the original palace which stood at the site, the white tower has a circular base and lower floors while the top two floors are octagonal. The tower now houses a maritime museum.

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Interesting place to visit for some history of Dusseldorf and the Schlossturm. Helpful staff, we were the only visitors at the time and staff took time to explain things to us which was very helpful. Lovely was to pass an hour with a little cafe...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

This is a building definitely worth visiting, each floor gives a different era of history of the Rhine and the commerce which is still relevant today - just change in modes of transport. The fourth floor has a 360 degree view of the Rhine and...More

Thank Sandra T
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

The Schlossturm is an iconic landmark in Dusseldorf that if you walk down the River Rhine Prominade towards Burgplatz and the magnificent Old Town you cannot fail to see. This is the only remaining section of the old City Palace which burnt down in 1882...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Stunning museum on the banks of the Rhein. It is a unique structure that overlooks the famous river and details a lot of history. Beautiful building in a beautiful location on a beautiful river.

Thank northants90
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is an icon definitely worth seeing. Very pretty place to visit. A good place to learn some of Dusseldorf's history.

Thank Merilyn_S_12
Reviewed 14 August 2017

3/4 floors its an amazing tower situated overlooking the Rhine just on the edge of the old town in a large square. it was closed when i visited but well worth a visit just for the architecture of it.

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