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Laboe Naval Memorial (Marine-Ehrenmal)

| Laboe Village, Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
+49 4343 49484930
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Fantastic Memorial

Very sobering memorial especially the room of every naval craft sunk during ww1 & ww2. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hastings, New Zealand
Fantastic Memorial

Went up to the top deck and the views of Kiel harbour and the Baltic were incredible. For... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
New Delhi, India
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| Laboe Village, Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
+49 4343 49484930
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very sobering memorial especially the room of every naval craft sunk during ww1 & ww2. The memorial has 2 parts - 1 is the main tower and the other is the area to the rear with room displaying model warships - pre and post war...More

Thank AnzacPete
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Went up to the top deck and the views of Kiel harbour and the Baltic were incredible. For afficiandoes of Naval Maritime history this is a "Must Visit" memorial, with well documented and honestly portrayed essays from both the WW 1 & 2.

Thank Pranav2701
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

If you like museum type place then this is very interesting! Definitely worth a visit especially on a nice day, the view from the top is amazing!

Thank Leena_Anne
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This place is sombre, a memorial to all Navy sailors the world over. Being an Australian I was surprised to see a plaque commemorating the sea battle between HMAS Sydney and the German auxiliary cruiser Kormoran. There were also plaques for Japanese and American remembrance....More

Thank Alan A
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Make sure you count your steps on your way up! This memorial provides a great view of the Kieler Foerde and also educates you about WWII.

Thank knp044
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This naval memorial is very dramatic it is awesome it dominates the landscape for miles and miles you cannot miss it.

Thank IGW187351
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Located right next to the only Type VII U-Boat left in the world, the German Naval Memorial is an outstanding tribute to all the German sailors that have died in wars. The place is very Teutonic and that’s what you expect from a German memorial....More

Thank ben17a
Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you re going to visit the U boot, It's well worth the visit. from the tower top you get a great view on Kiel and surroundings at the Baltic Sea, starting from Kieler Förde. In the underground croft you will find the actual memorial...More

Thank JulioPohl
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The structure jas record of lost naval ships in other words ghost ships, a memorial to lost youth, lost to war.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This is something quite unique. Located about an hours drive from Kiel. Main purpose of the visit was to tour the U Boat nearby - that in itself was a fantastic experience. Thereafter the memorial which was built in 1936 to commemorate the fallen from...More

1  Thank Bigredhawker
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22 January 2017|
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Response from John E | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. The ferry is the best way and the most scenic way to get there. Check the ferry schedule to see about the stop after the Main Train Station. I walked there from our cruise ship and I could have gotten on right... More
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Response from Peter S | Reviewed this property |
use the ferry boat from Hauptbahnhof to Laboe.
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21 February 2015|
Response from MartinRoosKiel | Reviewed this property |
Marine - Ehrenmal & Uboot 995 Zeitraum & Öffnungszeiten vom 01. November bis 31. März täglich von 09:30 Uhr bis 16:00 Uhr vom 01. April bis 31. Oktober täglich von 09:30 Uhr bis 18:00 Uhr Grüße aus Kiel!