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Florian Tower (Florianturm), Dortmund

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Landmark Tourist Spot
Enjoy a bird's-eye view of Dortmund from the observation deck of Florian Tower (Florianturm). Named after Saint Florian, the patron saint of gardeners, this TV tower was built in 1959 and was temporarily the tallest structure in Germany. At 219.6 m (720 ft) high, the tower offers 360-degree views over Westfalen Park and the entire city. Just below the observation decks, you can watch the sunset as you dine in the revolving restaurant. On the top observation floor, check out the installation and antennas for Deutsche Telekom, which has been transmitting television signals since the tower's inauguration. Add Florian Tower (Florianturm) and other attractions to your Dortmund trip itinerary using our Dortmund itinerary maker.
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  • We came on a grey day in February and it was very cold and windy!! Lovely views of the immediate area but not much further.  more »
  • A good example of german engineering in a very nice park (Westfalenpark). So if you go there you'll have a tall tower to see from above the park and the city. The entrance in the park is 1.5 euros/per...  more »
  • The views of Dortmund were spectacular, however, be prepare to wait to get the lift to the top. We went in December and had to wait about 15 minutes. So I can imagine the wait during the summer would ...  more »