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Die Gruene Zitadelle von Magdeburg

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Address: Breiter Weg 8, 39104 Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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It is really interesting to see all the nice details that are thrown all around, and service and hotel are nice. Amazing building worth seeing and spending time in.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Dragan K
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is really interesting to see all the nice details that are thrown all around, and service and hotel are nice. Amazing building worth seeing and spending time in.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Why go to Magdeburg? This is the reason! It is a very interesting house designed by a very well known and most respected architect! However tala guided tour otherwise you vill miss everything! But remember they the tours require at least 5 persons to start!! We were probably the only tourist in Magdeburg in mid February and were very lucky... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Visited the old fashioned style Cafe here to escape the cold. I enjoyed the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff. The MoleHill cake was delicious.

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

This is an architectural improvisation. People still live and work in it.Its pink colour.Its shape is irregular.That's enough to take you there! It also has a way up through an elevator where you can get into a small cafe but a glorious view over the city both its modern and its historic parts.It is really worth it to go there... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The Grüne Zitadelle/Green Citadel is the last project of the famous and controversial Austrian architect and painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser. It was completed in 2005, 5 years after his death on the Queen Elizabeth 2. It is located at the edge of Magdeburg's Domplatz, close to the Dom. Interesting non-linear architectural concept, reminiscent of Antoni Gaudi's work on residential buildings in... More 

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Jena, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

At this marvelous place they got excellent tour guides who can show you around (and yeah, they speak English :). It's a visit that makes it worth coming to this town.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

If you have visited Barcelona, you are ready for this. If you like unusual and modern, you are ready for this. It is clearly different and stops you in your tracts. The building is home to apartments above the ground level, where there are numerous shops. The colored columns are delightful.

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Magdeburg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Zitadelle is worth a visit, but what it misses in the end is more space around to truely see the architecture.

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Wonderful example of Hunderwasser's mad, crazy, genius. We have stayed in other properties like this and loved it. Definitely a must see in Magdeburg. Can't recommend the hotel to stay at but do walk around the area and stop for a coffee.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Try to sneak at the roof top to have an incredible view to inside gardens and Dom. This building is something MUST SEE.

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