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.

Gradierwerk

Parkstr. 4- 5, 06628 Bad Kosen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 34463 33100
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Very impressive installation

If you are interested in historic (still working) technology, visit the mill, the mechanical... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2017
he-H767
,
Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany
Experience the true meaning of the word "contraption"

One of the most remarkable mechanical devices I have ever seen using a river to drive a screw to... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2016
Wisprof
,
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
Read all 34 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 30, 2017
“Very impressive installation”
Apr 26, 2016
“Experience the true meaning of the word "contraption"”
LOCATION
Parkstr. 4- 5, 06628 Bad Kosen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
CONTACT
Website
+49 34463 33100
Write a ReviewReviews (34)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed June 30, 2017

If you are interested in historic (still working) technology, visit the mill, the mechanical "energy transport" system, the connected natural brine pump and, finally, this installation, with aims at increasing the salt concentration and assists people becoming healthy / during a cure. By the way,...More

1  Thank he-H767
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 26, 2016

One of the most remarkable mechanical devices I have ever seen using a river to drive a screw to bring up salt water to drip through a structure of branches so that people can breathe salt-air in the middle of nowhere. I suspect a couple...More

1  Thank Wisprof
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed July 29, 2015

You can read about them on wiki otherwise called "Graduation Tower" in English. There appears to be just over 30 of these strange contraptions in the world to simulate sea air for inland spa resorts. Sea air = good, so obviously you needed it. You...More

2  Thank LondonTell
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed November 16, 2011

I stumbled across this system for concentrating salt for extraction back in 1995 and took my family back to see it this year. It shows the cleverness of engineers from centuries past and it still works! Both the condensing tower and the pump house can...More

1  Thank Steve D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Bad Kosen Hotels
Pension Schmidt
3 reviews
.48 km away
Flair Hotel Villa Ilske
19 reviews
.71 km away
Berghotel Wilhelmsburg
21 reviews
.74 km away
Euroville Jugend- und Sporthotel
27 reviews
3.91 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Cafe Schoppe
29 reviews
.54 km away
Thueinger Weingut Zahn
46 reviews
4.72 km away
Gaststaette Buergergarten
35 reviews
6.44 km away
Zum Wehrdamm
14 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby Attractions
Irrgarten Eckartsberga
5 reviews
.50 km away
Naumburg Cathedral
153 reviews
6.37 km away
Toskana Therme Bad Sulza
108 reviews
7.73 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Gradierwerk staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit