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Address: Am Unteren Vorhafen, 21379 Lower Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: +49 04136 910818
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Crazy engineering…

When we arrived, they were just about to lift up a large ship... Absolutely crazy engineering... Best way to describe it, is two large bathtubs that lift up to ships and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
Lennart G
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Bramming, Denmark

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

When we arrived, they were just about to lift up a large ship... Absolutely crazy engineering... Best way to describe it, is two large bathtubs that lift up to ships and boats. Must see, if you're a engineering buff...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

We visited this twin ship lift in Saturday and were immediately struck by the immense size of this construction. What engineering! What design! A stupendous undertaking. We first visited the extremely interesting museum/interactive display of ship lifts. We were amazed and the variety of devices employed in the lifting, lowering and indeed turning round/spinning of barges and ships. We had... More 

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