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Good gate

This is a stunning gate right down near river,it was built in 1200 and was one of the most... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Grimsby, United Kingdom
Rhine port, formerly called “Corn port”, 13th century

The Rhine port is the main entrance to the city from the Rhine side, it is one of the oldest dual... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2013
Olen, Belgium
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Konrad-Adenauer-Allee 26, 56626 Andernach, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Through the Rheintor one can enter the town from the river side close to the anchorage of the Geyser boats. It is most impressive gate in the town. Note also a beautiful post box at its right side. If you turn your head after going...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

This is a stunning gate right down near river,it was built in 1200 and was one of the most important works of the towns defence system with dungeons added in 1228 . Two huge statues guard the entrance these are known as the baker boys....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lottie49
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The gate looks really great and it’s a connection between the city center and Rhein river. Recently during the rosemontag- carnival many marvelous parade walks were going through the gate - including those in the late night with a hand platform, candles and people dressed...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank denisgierczak
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Coming up from the boat trip after visiting the geysir you cannot miss this beautiful old city entrance. Truly amazing, also on the back side of it look out the bees hives. Great to see that the city council is working with nature and that...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MoccaJava
Reviewed 5 June 2016

A living piece of history right on the river - the main entrance to Andernach known as the Rhine Port or Corn Port is steeped in history and shows the flood levels the town has endured. Worth viewing on a walk around town.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank mickfromoz
Reviewed 7 May 2013

The Rhine port is the main entrance to the city from the Rhine side, it is one of the oldest dual port-sites on the Rhine and is one of the most important sites of the joint city reinforcements. The city side part was built around...More

Date of experience: May 2013
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