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Moving memorial

We were wandering around Dusseldorf on Christmas Eve and while we were taking photos of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Springfield, Massachusetts
Good for a photo

It is a very interesting statue and worth a few photos, a description in English would help. It is... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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Burgplatz, Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were wandering around Dusseldorf on Christmas Eve and while we were taking photos of the monument, we met a family from the town. They were attempting to take a family photo in front of this and I offered to take one for them so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

It is a very interesting statue and worth a few photos, a description in English would help. It is a must do on a visit to Dusseldorf, also surrounded by two good pubs/restaurants and right by the museum

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Built to celebrate Dusseldorf getting its city rights it is an incredibly detailed monument that is meant to be 'read' left to right as a story. It reminded me of the Ehekarussel monument we saw in Nuremberg.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 6 September 2018

This is a beautiful statue, nevertheless I was expecting a little more when I saw it was number 5 attraction of Düsseldorf. To me this is not. Still beautiful to see and you can hardly miss it because it is on a central spot in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

All this is is a statue. If you’re an old town go take a picture that’s about it. Nothing more really to see here

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank spartacusx
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Stadterhebungsmonument is a complex statue about the first documentation of the civil rights to city Dusseldorf. The monument was inaugurated in 1988, when it was the 700-th anniversary of city Dusseldorf. The statuary group has some elements from the battle of Worringen, and the seal...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed 11 July 2018

On the 700th Anniversary of the city's jubilee a bronze sculpture was commissioned to mark the battle of Worringin, a battle in which Dusseldorf won its independence. It is hidden in the old town close to the Burgplatz. It is on a corner next to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Set in some nice gardens with other buildings and sculptures of note. Worth a visit if near the waterfront in old town.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank GregNS68
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Nice sculpture, very well done. We found on the way while roaming in the city. A fine example of great art.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AzadAjay
Reviewed 18 May 2018

I had read about this monument so asked several people where it was and no-one had the faintest idea what I was talking about; including a taxi driver sitting in his cab about 5 metres away in the Burgplatz itself! The monument is tucked away...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sharon Q
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