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Address: Dietrichstrasse 3, Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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This tower has an ancient flavor being built in the 11 century as a residential tower. It is so close to the city center that a stroll in the old city can easily lead to it. It... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
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Windsor, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

This tower has an ancient flavor being built in the 11 century as a residential tower. It is so close to the city center that a stroll in the old city can easily lead to it. It lost some of its height, but the remaining part is well retained. The interior is really nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

You can hire a room here for a special event for upto 100 people.What a tremendous setting. Close to the main square.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2011

I had visited the tower in the evening, as the guidtour "the devil in Trier" starts in this tower. Must say itts interior is great in the special "theatre light". I guess it will be open during daytime as well but I did not have the opportunity to go back. Next time. It was built 11th century as a residential... More 

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