We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Hafenstrasse, 55411 Bingen am Rhein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Website
Monday
Closed
See all hours
Hours:
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 18:00

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 21 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 4
    Excellent
  • 2
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
a look back to the past

old crane from the last years of the outgoing middle-age. well maintained and in good shape to get a wonderful Impression on what out culture is built.

Reviewed 31 March 2017
bernd0312
,
Bingen am Rhein, Germany
Add Photo Write a Review

21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 6: English reviews
Bingen am Rhein, Germany
Level Contributor
18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

old crane from the last years of the outgoing middle-age. well maintained and in good shape to get a wonderful Impression on what out culture is built.

Helpful?
Thank bernd0312
Goldau, Switzerland
Level Contributor
287 reviews
127 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 351 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

There is a little (artificial) harbor from 1487 with the crane. This shows how important transportation on river Rhine was already that time. pore

Helpful?
Thank pore
Miami, Florida
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

We visited the river side because we had heard that there was a lot of history to see. So off we went and we had no idea that we would find such amazing restaurants near by and so many friendly people to talk to. The crane structure is truly a marvel that has withstood the test of time but it... More 

Helpful?
Thank Marcel L
Cumbria, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
105 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2014 via mobile

We thought the riverside area vastly improved and the gardens and sculptures are fabulous. I could spend days exploring here. Bravo to the town for a wonderful addition to your attractions.

Helpful?
1 Thank MrsDoasyouwouldbedon
Bingen am Rhein, Germany
Level Contributor
29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2013

reconstructed and well preserved. perfect on your way to enjoy the river bank, the international gardens and off course the Zollamt Restaurant, which does make it worth while

Helpful?
1 Thank BernhardK4
Cugir, Romania
Level Contributor
164 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2012

The crane can be visited inside as part of a special tour (should be reserved in advance). You can then experience the work of the crane handlers in former times, turning the big wheels.

Helpful?
1 Thank Johannes H

Travellers who viewed Alter Rheinkran von 1487 also viewed

Bingen am Rhein, Rhineland-Palatinate
Bingen am Rhein, Rhineland-Palatinate
 
Bingen am Rhein, Rhineland-Palatinate
Bingen am Rhein, Rhineland-Palatinate
 

Been to Alter Rheinkran von 1487? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Alter Rheinkran von 1487 staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?