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Address: Holstentorplatz, Lubeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Phone Number: 4904511224129
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A landmark like no other!!

Never imagined to find such a huge city gate in such a small town. Its still holding up & beautifully maintained. One can go up to the very top & its history is displayed well.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Never imagined to find such a huge city gate in such a small town. Its still holding up & beautifully maintained. One can go up to the very top & its history is displayed well.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It´s actually an old city gate, the only one preserved, and has a fantastic architecture plus a beautiful garden in front of it, definitely the postcard for Lubeck

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 491 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The most attractive building in town. Cant be missed with a central location as a gate to the old town. Best place for photos, selfies as well. Nice park too

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It looks pretty cool and that is also pretty much everything you can say about it. Take a picture and move on.

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Thank Jari S
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Save your money and avid the throngs of tourists by just taking a photo of this picturesque old city gate and then going to the excellent Hanse Museum where you will get the same information, in a beautiful new museum, in English.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a sight to see, a building this old and located directly in the city as a lane divider was cool.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was nice to walk to the towers to see the "famous" towers. We were there in the evening so the museum was closed. We just wanted to see the towers and take pictures from them. There was a loud gang of youngsters hanging out by the tower which disturbed the feeling slightly. The towers are close to the old... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place sums up Lubeck . Wonderful old gate constructed in 1460 as a defensive wall. There is a museum inside if it is rainy but we never got round to it. Great entrance to beautiful old town.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This old historic gate to the town is breathtaking. After a beautiful plaza, you get to the gate and enter the old city of Lubeck. Don't miss Lubeck if you're in northern Germany or take a day trip from Berlin.

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Groningen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Holsten-Gate is the trademark of Lubeck and perhaps became symbol of the Hanze-trade-union itself. The building is impressive itself, inside there is a lot to see about history, adding up to what you can see in the Hanzemuseum 10 minutes walking to the North,

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