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Television Tower (Fernsehturm) - CLOSED

Address: Jahnstrasse 120 | Stuttgart-Degerloch, 70597 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany (Waldau)
Phone Number: 49 (0) 711 / 23 25 97
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Type: Observation Decks/ Towers, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The tower was totally worth the visit. However the first day I went (a nice sunny day) we had to wait over two hours just to get in and it was almost dark. We tried again earlier the next day. We had to wait the same two hours but we got up earlier. Unfortunately there was fog and the visibility... More 

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London, England
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155 reviews 155 reviews
41 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Having caught the street car to the TV Tower stop we then walked some 600 metres to the tower. Guess what it was closed and apparently has been for some months. They hope it will reopen late in 2015 but there was no information about its closure anywhere in Stuttgart. Do check before you waste your time visiting

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Chicago, Illinois
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254 reviews 254 reviews
136 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

The city has closed this site while they determine how to make it safer during potential fires. It will not be open again until 2015 sometime. So, don't bother going...

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Aurora, Illinois
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40 reviews 40 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We were there in October of 2012 with our friends from Stuttgart, it was cold, with ice on the outside viewing platform, but the views were great! To warm up after, we sat at the window in the café and had coffee and lovely bits of deserts, cakes, pies. The ride up on the elevator was a bit scary for... More 

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Nutley, New Jersey
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81 reviews 81 reviews
45 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

The only site in Berlin for which I paid an entrance fee (12.50 Euro) but worth it. Groups of people taken up in elevator at a time so when buying ticket, you receive the scheduled time of your grouping. Our wait was 1.5 hours so had time to visit Alexanderplatz (across the street) and relax in the Fernsehturm lounge area... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

We found it difficult to find the entrance when getting of the tram. Nice view, but not worth all the trouble.

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Stuttgart, Germany
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81 reviews 81 reviews
74 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

U had a great view and U were able to see whole stuttgart but now U can not have this pleasure anymore cause they closed it To bad... :(

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Stavanger, Norway
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

Its a nice place outside Stuttgart, with a impressive view over the sourroundings. It has a nice restaurant, even if it might be a little difficult getting a table there. If you got some time, I would recommend walking to this place from the city centre, as you will get a nice walk up to the tower.

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Stuttgart, Germany
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Fantastic views from this TV tower; it's a shame that they decided to close it off to the general public.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

Just in case people don't scroll down all the reviews, the tower is now closed until further notice due to fire safety reasons...

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