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Mohnesee Dam

Mohnesee, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Called to see 'history'. Well laid out and very moving. Parking is ample and fast food is easy to... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Joanna H
Louth, United Kingdom

Excellent photo opportunities here and you can walk over the dam. You really can take in the... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
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Mohnesee, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Called to see 'history'. Well laid out and very moving. Parking is ample and fast food is easy to get. Toilets are spotless.

1  Thank Joanna H
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Excellent photo opportunities here and you can walk over the dam. You really can take in the moments where the attacks happened. Refreshments and gifts available on site. Toilets cost 70 Euro cents. Very touristy but well worth a visit to see where the action...More

2  Thank ehr100
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Visited for just an hour but lots more to see. Worth a visit without the Dambusters' history but more so as it shows the resilience of the German peoples, their engineering excellence and the bravery of those attempting to destroy it.

2  Thank TimStretton
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The dam is famous for the Dambusters raid in WW2. One can only marvel at the courage of the airmen who carried out the raid. The information board at the dam didn't seem very friendly to English readers but that may be understandable given the...More

2  Thank John W
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Absolutely loved visiting the Mohnsee Dam for it's place in history. Lovely area and imposing structure. Well worth seeing. I travelled from Dortmund to Soest by train then took a bus R49 from Soest to Delecke. From Delecke its about half an hour walk. Make...More

4  Thank teebee1984
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Visited in Autumn and was absolutely blown away by the beauty of this area. We only stayed for an hour but regretted not planning further ahead and picnicking here - we will probably return with picnics next year. We found it very easy to find...More

2  Thank emilykate12345
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Steeped in history, lovely quiet and peaceful area. Interesting to consider the difficulties faced by 617 squadron in 1943. Lovely walks and views. Ample inexpensive parking. Modest cafe and souvenir shop which didn't seem to be open for long but this was October, so out...More

Thank B0bd30
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Arrived here on a Friday afternoon, having ridden from Frankfurt - the only day in a week of rain where we remain dry most of the day. Parked the bikes by the cafe, had lunch and then walk over the dam. This is a very...More

1  Thank 67ajs
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Called hear to exercise self's/ dogs on a leisurely trip back from Czech....lovely day and lovely place, beautiful scenery and walks, thoroughly recommended! Had no deliberate intent, just saw brown sign on motorway when looking for a suitable rest place for 2-3 hours - hit...More

Thank bows_bridge
Reviewed 19 June 2016

nice place to visit nice scenery freash breeze green and quite can do more intresting activities around!

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