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Tetraeder Bottrop

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Address: Beckstrasse 1, 46238 Bottrop, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: 02041 703207

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Extraterrestrial experience

This is how an alien spaceship might look like. The sign at the entrance says that the climb is a contemplative experience, because at each platform you have to decide: shall I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Kita, Mali
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Kita, Mali
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49 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is how an alien spaceship might look like. The sign at the entrance says that the climb is a contemplative experience, because at each platform you have to decide: shall I turn back or continue. A unique experience it certainly is, even without aliens.

Thank brienanni
Hopewell, Virginia
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

My friends took me to the top of this pyramid. I am very afraid of heights but decided to go up it anyways. I'm glad I did. It is a little hard to get to. You have to walk up a small hill from the parking area, so wear some walking shoes. The stairs up to the top of the... More 

Thank DanandLou2015
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28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

great venue to see the industrial heart of germany! the iron-works of Duisburg , the Kokereien in Gladbeck, Steel and Oil in. Gelsenkirchen! 30 years back there wouldne nothing bit smoke and coal all around you. Today you can glimpse far back in time. In any direction yourcan spot a Foerderturm of the RAG Mining company ! Believe it or... More 

Thank Martin L
Sao Paulo, SP
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209 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Grat place to get a lay of the land; Ruhrgebiet. Well worth the climb to the top as long as you are not afraid of heights. its high!

Thank J M
Essen, Germany
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65 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Nice place to go for a slight hiking. Just go on the top, feel the wind and entertain yourself with the winds and views. From there, look at the view of entire Ruhrgebiet. There are 3 platforms at different elevations for making break or sight viewing. From there, if you have height-phobia don't look down. I am sure that you... More 

Thank Ujjwaljoshi1990
Sofia, Bulgaria
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28 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

The Tetraeder is a great place to look at the Ruhrgebiet from an interesting sight. The stairs are a bit demanding for people afraid of heights, but the view is definitely worth it.

Thank VargVeum
Graz, Austria
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29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We went there to abseil us from there. Very nice view, you can see the cities and the industry. If you go there by night, the lights are stunning. You are not allowed to drive there, but the hill is not very steep nor high, there are lots of benches where you can rest. It is 45m high so you... More 

Thank Rufus P
Picton, New Zealand
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374 reviews
236 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

A LOT of steps to get to the top of the mountain on which this very cool structure sits. Then another 200 to get up. A great view of the industrial area surrounding it awaits you. Challenging and extremely enjoyable if that is your sort of thing!

Thank Ed R
Essen, Germany
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207 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Nice spot to look the whole area. But when you climb up you will miss the art which was done sometime ago by a mental disabbled. he created beautiful pictures by laying the stones on the ground in specific directions. But the "Artist" who designed the Tetraeder forced the town in cout case to destroy this artwork. Very strange and... More 

Thank Martin G
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59 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This is great to walk up to and enjoy the view from the top!! Can only recommend for an afternoon trip!!

Thank TravellerKat123

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