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Mohnesee Dam

Mohnesee, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Great for family and a bit of history

Great place to bring the family to show them a great day out but also show them a bit of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mark H
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Historic day out

Beautiful location and a lovely walking area. I was dissapointed at the lack of history around the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mary P
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Mohnesee, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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"steeped in history"
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"imposing structure"
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"boat trip"
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"interesting place to visit"
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"worth a visit"
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"sunny day"
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"raid"
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"downstream"
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"ww2"
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"mohne"
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"route"
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"breach"
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"death"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place to bring the family to show them a great day out but also show them a bit of German/England history. It is so much for the just the Dambusters, it’s all about the location. It’s has beaches and restaurants, boating and speedboats. A...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful location and a lovely walking area. I was dissapointed at the lack of history around the dam, we had to learn most information about it from Google...

Thank Mary P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a historical place to visit if you are British. Lots of photo opportunity places and you can walk all along the top of the Dam.

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

During all my time living and working in Germany on and off since 1974 I have never had the privilege to visit The Mohne Dam. We were provided with the opportunity during our holiday whilst en-route from Brussels to Berlin. What a fantastic experience and...More

Thank Martin G
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

I visited to see the dam and have a walk around part of the lake. There were several options for things to do, including a boat trip, a restaurant, cycle paths and walking trails. I opted to go for a walk over the dam and...More

Thank Jim S
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

What a place, v hot blue sky and v peaceful. Luckily not crowded, small snack bar, menu in german only, but v tasty. There is a cruise around the bay but didnt have time, would have been lovely. Area is well kept and clean, plenty...More

Thank Amanda B
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Second time here and still as beautiful and moving. Back for the 75th anniversary of the raid, we visited today in glorious sunshine. As one of the other reviewers said, to stand on the dam where it was breached is poignant and the walk around...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

The story of the night of 17 May 1943 and its devastating consequences to the poor local and interned people downstream is well illustrated with photos and text, most in agerman and English, along the walking path to the bridge and over it. Very moving...More

Thank Paul V
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Forever associated with the Dambuster Raids the area has expanded to take account of the dam as being a tourist attraction and a relaxing/interesting place to visit. A number of places to eat, hotels and shops have sprung up to accommodate growing tourist numbers. You...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

I visited here as a child, and 30 years later I find myself returning. A fantastic structure which is steeped in history. A very big and imposing structure. Lots of cafes and restaurants nearby. Lots of walking areas with occasional stops for kids to play...More

Thank Martyn H
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cobblersmandy
20 September 2017|
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Response from TimStretton | Reviewed this property |
moehneseeschifffahr......this seems to suggest trips stop on 22nd October?
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