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Tetraeder, Bottrop

(4.7/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Climb 60 m (197 ft) to the top of Tetraeder for views of the Emscher Region and greater Ruhr Area. Standing atop the old Halde Beckstraße mine dump, the steel tetrahedron appears to hover above the ground, thanks to its innovative, weight-bearing structure. It can be seen for miles around and is a well-known landmark to Bottrop residents. Stop to rest on any of several platforms along the stairs before continuing to the top, which is lit at night in the green and yellow creations of Düsseldorf artist Jürgen LIT Fischer. A visit to Tetraeder represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Bottrop trip itinerary maker to plot your vacation.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • On foot or by bicycle are the best ways to get on the mountain. Short effort will be rewarded with a fantastic view. Tip: New year's Eve a unique spectacle is here! Image of Wikipedia
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  • What was very interesting the Bottrop as fall have. Einzigartikes structure and an unlikely prospect
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  • If you happen to visit this place, go to the view from the top is well worth, from above you can see all the "ruhrgebiet"
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  • Great Panorama from the top and often used as photo spot for more or less awesome pictures.
  • Super Ausflugsziel.
  • Great panorama view especially when the sky is clear.
  • Cool place. If you happen to be around Bottrop go visit, but do not travel only for this one.
  • An impressive experience and great courage that I passed. I was at the top. 😎
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