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An unusual place

This is a huge fortress and worth a visit if you are in the area. Sadly there is little information... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2018
kmby
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London, United Kingdom
I was expecting a bit more history...

While the fortress is well maintained nad has a number of exhibitions, I was looking to find a bit... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2016
Michael C
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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
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Mar 1, 2018
“An unusual place”
Oct 28, 2016
“I was expecting a bit more history...”
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

This is a huge fortress and worth a visit if you are in the area. Sadly there is little information on the history of the fortress which I felt was a shame but it is interesting to have a look round. The bottom middle areas...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank kmby
Reviewed October 28, 2016

While the fortress is well maintained nad has a number of exhibitions, I was looking to find a bit more information about the life of the soldiers who were stationed here. But all the living/sleeping quarters were bare and empty. I was hoping to see...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Michael C
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Very large fortress which was obsolete before it was finished due to changes in the way war was made. Apart from the exhibitions, which have been different each time we've been, there are lots of rooms set over different levels in the lower fort for...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank fragolu
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Extremely large, but very monotonous fortress with a confusing setup. The endless structure seems to exist only of casemates... Unfortunately the separate upper part was closed and the (temporary) exhibitions not really interesting, except for the (permanent) exhibition about the hidden gold treasures in WOII,...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed August 5, 2016

This old Fort is certainly worth a stop. When driving from Austria to Italy over the Brennero you will have to pass this impressive building.If you are interested in architecture ( old and new )it's a must see . They made some modern attachments to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank mberlin2015
Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

Actually there's a kind of an art exhibition on the whole place. Due to this circumstances the original historic character of the building isn't anymore visible. In almost every room there is some kind of art (pictures, sculptures, etc.) and there's only little information provided...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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