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Gosh they were big

A remarkable little token downtown Schier which you cannot miss unless you try. Right next to the... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2016
EppoSt
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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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Impressive

You cannot imagine hoe big a whale is until you are standing inside its jaw bones of about 5... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2015
Laurens_gudde
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Gorinchem
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“Nice little huge jaws”
15 May 2016
“Gosh they were big”
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

They were quite large indeed! A beautigul quirky little thing in the centre of the village. Worth a notice, but if you managed to miss it while on the island, you're probably lying.

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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

A remarkable little token downtown Schier which you cannot miss unless you try. Right next to the Graaff Bernstorff. So many people lived of the whaling once a gosh, they were big!

Thank EppoSt
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

You cannot imagine hoe big a whale is until you are standing inside its jaw bones of about 5 meters height. Incredible what a mammal. This must be ter only place in the Netherlands where you can experience this

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Reviewed 28 August 2014

You walk through the jaw bones of a whale to get to the Graf Berstorff Hotel. Other than that, no big deal.

Thank Poleinahole
Reviewed 13 July 2014

ok, this may be a big thing on the island but basically it looks like a big gate. notthing special. It's two whale-jaws standing up making a bow you walk under. If you are not tols its whale-jaws you would think its peaces of old...More

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