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Nice area to visit

We went to see the Alter Kran which is in a very beautiful area of luneburg. I believe it is at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Viborg, Denmark
interesting landmark. City tour allows inner access

We got to go inside here and listen to the history plus how it works. Interesting inside, worth a... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Kip F
Sacramento, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to see the Alter Kran which is in a very beautiful area of luneburg. I believe it is at must to visit the old crane. You can even get in to se how it works.

Thank Bastianmis
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We got to go inside here and listen to the history plus how it works. Interesting inside, worth a look.

Thank Kip F
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

An old historic crane which is considered as a landmark of Luneburg! The crane was built in 1797 and was mainly used for saltwork shipping.

Thank Natalia M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The ' ALTER KRAN ' is symbol of the town of Luneburg. It is near a lake and the setting is quite nice. It is very close to St. Nicholas church. It makes a nice photo.

Thank ULYSSES9999
Reviewed 17 August 2018

A visit to the old crane is worthwhile. It tells a piece of history of Lüneburg. The crane can also be inspected inside, but it is not absolutely necessary.

Thank heini m
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This area around the “alter kran” is a must to see when you are visiting Lüneburg Just walk around and look at the old houses or enjoy a cup of coffee or dinner at some of all restaurants in the area

Thank ortoftasakc
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful city and great history. The Alter Kran is in a beautiful area. It’s worth a visit and is a good day trip.

Thank Amy503
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Old craine in the middle of old town. Surrounded by canals, restaurants and stores. Very quaint part of town that reminded me of a village in the Netherlands. Great photo opportunity!

Thank FlyAaron
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Very interesting and very well preserved. VEry close to many restaurants, you can enjoy the view for long...

Thank GabyML1301
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Although there is little to see apart from this crane, the location is evocative and the water and restaurants and weeping willow trees are very attractive.

Thank zazu2012
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