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Goetheturm

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Address: Sachsenhauser Landwehrweg / Im Stadtwald, 60599 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Phone Number: +49 69 685113
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It was fun to climb to the top of the tower. The views from the top are great. If you have a car, parking nearby is free, and the tower itself is also free.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 October 2016
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calgary
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

It was fun to climb to the top of the tower. The views from the top are great. If you have a car, parking nearby is free, and the tower itself is also free.

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Kaiserslautern, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Climb to the top of the tower and enjoy great views of the city. No charge, netting covers the top so you have to maneuver your camera to take photos at the top. Restaurant/beer garden adjacent serving small selection of food & beverages.

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Reykjavik,
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

This is a nice little walk and when you have made it up you will be rewarded with a view above the trees and towards the skyline of Frankfurt. I give it my recommendation.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

This attraction is located away from almost anything else in terms of attractions, so unless you have time or nothing to do, I probably wouldn't add this in to your itinerary. If you do visit, you will enjoy it. The park this is located in is great for the family or couples. It has a slide and water features etc.... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

It's a bit of an effort to climb up the stairs to the top of the tower, but the view of the city centre and surrounding areas is well worth it!

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Riga, Latvia
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39 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

This place looked like deserted long time ago - it was very quite and there is some small maze for kids and small playground. The tower was closed even there was no wind and temperature was 18 degrees. Might be that it is open to public only in summer months - there was no information.

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Thank Gints K
Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

An incredible view on Frankfurt's skyline. Currently in autumn even more beautiful with the coloured leaves. Free to climb the 196 steps and easy to reach with 48 bus from Südbahnhof. Though you can also walk there. There is a playground and a cafe.

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Thank neumanth
Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

...get a different view on Frankfurts Skyline....and it´s for free....you can combine the Goetheturm with a nice walk to the City Forrest...quiet relaxing after a morning at sizzling downtown....best to get there ist Bus Number 36...which leaves from Konstabler Wache...

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Frankfurt, Germany
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47 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

We have been here before but finally getting down to writing a review. I think it is a great place for families with kids. Goethe Turm (Goethe Tower) is located in the midst of a large forest (Scheerwald) with many play areas for kids and two beer gardens for adults. The tower itself has over 300 steps and provides a... More 

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5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

The tower is situated in a very nice park, we have spent there the whole day with our 3 year old boy. There are plenty of playgrounds, you can hire a bike, have some food or coffee or enjoy the views from the tower. The view itself is nothing spectacular, but it's for free and you get some exercise by... More 

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