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The oldest lighthouse in Germany.

The old Travemuende lighthouse is 31 meters high and is now on 8 floors a maritime museum which... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
R1595PCjohnt
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Southampton, United Kingdom
Interesting and good views from the top

Happened to see the old lighthouse as I was walking along the sea front, saw people looking out... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2016
nnmercman
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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11 Sep 2017
“The oldest lighthouse in Germany.”
20 Apr 2017
“Oldest in Germany, good view from top. Shame they make you pay to walk up...”
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Am Leuchtenfeld 1, 23570 Travemuende, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

The old Travemuende lighthouse is 31 meters high and is now on 8 floors a maritime museum which gives an idea of the history of lighthouse techniques.The tower was destroyed in 1534 by Danish troops. It was replaced by the present tower in 1539 which...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank R1595PCjohnt
Reviewed 20 April 2017

So this is apparently the oldest lighthouse in Germany. Interesting to visit for this reason, and you get a good view of Travemünde and the area from the top, but it's a little disappointing that you have to pay to go up (there isn't much...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

We came here in a raining day with our little daughter. This is the nice place with great sea views. You need to climb the stairs, but it's not difficult.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Anna Y
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Happened to see the old lighthouse as I was walking along the sea front, saw people looking out from the top and decided to visit. Very good value at 2e and the chap on the desk is friendly and chatty. There are landings on the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Oldest lighthouse in Germany!!! For a few €€ you can climb to the top and look over the bay of Travemuende

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Well maintained old light house in this city of Travemunde. The nice gentleman who takes care of it is well travelled has been all over the world himself. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank mackiandrade
Reviewed 8 February 2014

We chanced upon this monument advertised as the oldest lighthouse in Germany during our afternoon outing to this seaside town not far from Lübeck. After being warmly greeted by the lighthouse keeper and having had a look at the multimedia maritime exhibit, we decided to...More

Date of experience: July 2013
4  Thank GermanJody
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