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Mind-boggling

Plain in some ways but worth a visit just to see how big a project dedicated workers can build... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Mark L
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Edmonton, Canada
Impressive and a wonderful walk to get there through the park

A unique and very impressive structure. Have only seen one like it in the Kurpark in Bad Salzuflen... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
JGC_Lux
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Strassen, Luxembourg
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Weinstrasse Nord bis zur Salinenstrasse, Bad Durkheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Plain in some ways but worth a visit just to see how big a project dedicated workers can build. Also worth the modest entry fee to get a close-up view of the works and feel the micro-climate created by the evaporation, almost an air conditioning...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 7 May 2018

A unique and very impressive structure. Have only seen one like it in the Kurpark in Bad Salzuflen. The one in Bad Durkheim is 4 times longer, much higher and extremely impressive.

1  Thank JGC_Lux
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I had no idea what this was when I saw it from the parking lot. We walked towards it and realized it was water flowing down through sticks. We paid 1.50€ per adult to visit inside thinking there was more to see or some history...More

1  Thank esims04
Reviewed 16 April 2018

amazing place to visit and take in the sites. Can't believe the annual winefest is held in the wurstmarkt parking lot. It seems so small but when you visit the fest, it looks gigantic.

1  Thank osheabob
Reviewed 15 February 2018

As far as I know the last existing Saline in Germany. And in my opinion really worth a visit. It's nice to take a little walk around the Saline and inhale the fresh air.

Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This is quite a feature in the town and a strange sensation to walk around, and realise that by the time you have done so, you are "salty". A huge, impressive structure.

Thank Princess B
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

A short walk around but nonetheless very interesting and definitely worth a visit if in the area. Fairly cheap to get in

Thank Bitty88
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I ran a couple of times around the Gradierwerk and could clearly taste the salt. It was a windy day and probably I got even more from the healthy air. Unique experience! It is great to see the smaller scale models near the small river,...More

Thank Vandenbrouckeb
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Part of the local "cure park' this two story plus structure is built to add salt to the air for the purpose of helping with health issues. Neat structure and idea. Worth a walk around!

Thank Bear H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Breathe in the salty air from the mineral waters as they dash over huge bundles of twigs...worth the relaxing wander along the 330m building.

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