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Die Gruene Zitadelle von Magdeburg

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Address: Breiter Weg 8, 39104 Magdeburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
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The last creation of the famous architector, You really need to see it first from the further points then closer. Every column, every window - everything is incredible!

Reviewed January 28, 2015
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Moscow
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69 reviews
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Reviewed January 28, 2015

The last creation of the famous architector, You really need to see it first from the further points then closer. Every column, every window - everything is incredible!

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Portsmouth
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
Reviewed November 28, 2014

This building when you first view it you think what on earth. But as you walk around it everything is most unusual yet very spectacular in a way. It has many different shapes and none of the windows appear to be the same. You can take some amazing pictures from different angles and from whichever angle the pictures are amazing... More 

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Orange, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed November 5, 2014

The day our group visited the weather was wet and windy and cold. But that did not prevent us from enjoying the whimsical nature of the building where we were told no 2 windows in the building matched. Nice courtyard in the center where we waited for the tour of the property.

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York, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed November 3, 2014

There is probably everything you need within this interesting complex. From cafes to apartments to hotels, souvenir shops, bars, flower shops - you get the picture. Hundertwasser excelled here it is a masterpiece. Not a straight line in the thing. Innovative use of ceramics and just so inviting to visit. Well worth a viewing when in the city.

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Luxembourg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2014

At first reluctant to even build it, Hundertwasser then created the probably most beautiful building of Magdeburg. Used as a hotel, appartments, even a little daycare is inside. Well worth a visit, the pictures of it will guarante you a wow-moment with your friends (and probably with yourself)

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Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed June 9, 2014

Again, great job by Hundertwasser. Liked the atrium with the fountain and cafés. Very cozy, especially in summer.

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gerolstein, new zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2014

The last work of the delicious Hundertwasser ... Magdeburg's top tourist attraction, and rightly so. Give me Herr H and gis wonderful concoctions over Bauhaus and Gaudi any day!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed October 24, 2013

Another of amazing Hundertwasser´s pieces! I love his creativity - pink color, golden details, flowers and trees growing from the building.

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Reviewed October 12, 2013

This is a much needed, new landmark for Magdeburg. The city is in the former East-German part and had been damaged during the war. As a result, there are some massive stalinist buildings around' and some other massive concrete and glass buildings from the 90's. Hunderwasser's building is, by comparison, an oasis to the eye. It is a happy, soft... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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Reviewed September 19, 2013

Wonderful and I think the last Hundertwasser architecture. Delightful off balance doors, windows levels (even sidewalks). Nice stores and modest restaurants. A real find

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