St. Pietersberg Caves, Maastricht
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Explore the city from a new perspective in the manmade caves under St. Pietersberg Hill. St. Pietersberg Caves operates a network, which includes Fort St. Pieter, the North Caves, the Zonneberg Caves, the Casemates, and the ENCI quarry. Take a tour of the North and Zonneberg Caves and learn about their roles as air raid shelters during World War II and the Cold War. Visit the Casemates and discover how these 14 km (8.7 mi) tunnels were dug centuries ago to allow for surprise attacks on enemies. Make St. Pietersberg Caves a centerpiece of your Maastricht vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Maastricht travel itinerary maker.
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  • Well worth a visit. The history is fascinating. Massive inside so no problems with access or claustrophobia. Combined with a tour of the fort it is a great way of spending a few hours. The view from t...  more »
  • Grandiose! Group of small children who have amused themselves from start to finish. Our guide Paul j. Was really great with the kids and knew they really Captivate. Caves of Maastricht I am already very often but continues to experience. Paul a big thanks on behalf of the children and us, they found it exciting.........
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  • Fun and interesting walk through the marl caves. Nice and comprehensive explanation of the many wall drawings and sculptures. Also for children super fun.
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