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Mohnetalsperre

Soest, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 2924 497
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Historic dam in a nice setting

We were intrigued by this dam dating from the early 20th century (1908-1913). It is sadly famous... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Trainbleu
,
Brussels
Excellent

Had a couple of hours here, very nice to see, very peaceful and a lovely place to walk, a must see... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Corvettenicky
,
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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24 Aug 2017
“Excellent”
2 Jul 2017
“Beautiful lake and area”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Soest, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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+49 2924 497
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

We were intrigued by this dam dating from the early 20th century (1908-1913). It is sadly famous because it was the scene of a war-time tragedy, as is explained on large on-site information panels: the dam was bombed in the night of 16 to 17...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Had a couple of hours here, very nice to see, very peaceful and a lovely place to walk, a must see! Perfect

Thank Corvettenicky
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

As I was staying nearby, I wanted to see this famous dam from World War 2. I was not disappointed. It was big. Lovely picturesque area.

Thank irj52
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

We used to live in a village nearby so this visit was a trip down memory lane. Not much has changed except the addition of love padlocks on screens. There is still very little information about what happened in WW2 but there is now a...More

Thank Elaine E
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Ideal for a quick touristy walk across or can take a trip on the boat. Visited many times as it is a touristy must when visitors come and stay

Thank germanmum2016
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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

My visit to the Mohnetalsperre was a big disappointment. First of all you will only find german text on all information. Secondly I think that there should be more information about the bombing of the dam. ( which afterall is the reason for its fame)

Thank ClausEngholm
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