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Burg Vogelsang

Burg Vogelsang, 53937 Gemund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 2444 915790
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Thought provoking place of remembrance with a dark past

I personally feel that it is best to ignore the reviews / comments on here from Americans about... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Beep_Beep_Im_A_Sheep
hidden from view for 70 years

They were totally mad! this site is so worth visiting. A hidden school/barrack to National... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve B
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
2 Nov 2016
“Great saving of some historic area”
6 days ago
“Thought provoking place of remembrance with a dark past”
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Burg Vogelsang, 53937 Gemund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I personally feel that it is best to ignore the reviews / comments on here from Americans about only visiting the cafeteria ... as the Burg Vogelsang is one of the largest buildings of its time, with great views across the landscape The history contained...More

Thank Beep_Beep_Im_A_Sheep
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They were totally mad! this site is so worth visiting. A hidden school/barrack to National Socialism only opened in 2015. This place needs to be seen to be believed.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Nothing wrong with any of the food, but it was more toward the ordinary than most of the places we dined during our trip. Don't think of this as a bad review, it just isn't as good as some I've posted. If you're visiting Vogelsang...More

Thank Stevefey
Reviewed 2 November 2016

A nice place to stop on a a hiking tour. nice restaurant and café. Very spacious. well worth a visit

Thank gdzwev
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Very little to do here. Quite boring for all. Had an overpriced mediocre lunch as well. Would not recommend.

1  Thank michellebr101
Reviewed 5 May 2016

This was a strange experience. On the one side the landscape is beautiful and you have the impression of reliving that period. On the other side the atmosphere is joyless and bleak as its buildings. This place looks more suitable as a lunatic asylum as...More

1  Thank Pinco P
Reviewed 25 April 2016

It is a place steeped in national socialist history, I was stationed here on a Nato exercise in 1975 at that time run by the Belgian army. It is now a museum piece and has been developed that way to ensure a part of German...More

4  Thank ejs12
Reviewed 21 February 2016

A rare look into the Nazi past. This was a camp for elite young students. They were trained to be the Nazi leaders. Sports, manliness, hygiene, rough life were taught. See it and believe it. Evidence of history. This really happened. Most impressive is the...More

2  Thank Dimitri D
Reviewed 20 November 2015

We combined our visit to the area of Burg Vogelsang with a very nice walk and visit to Wollseifen. We parked our car at the free car park at the beginning of the lane leading to Vogelsang. A perfect starting point if you want to...More

3  Thank Willemijn2600
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Drove with my family to see this sight, was quite disappointed & left wondering what we missed. I had read the reviews first & called ahead to book a tour in English but was told it would cost 100 Euro. We decided to walk around...More

Thank Just_J0an
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