5 Sights in Porta Westfalica, Germany (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Porta Westfalica, Germany. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Porta Westfalica, Germany.

List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Porta Westfalica

1. Fernsehturm

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Jakobsberg Telecommunication Tower is a 142-metre-tall TV tower built of reinforced concrete on the 238-metre-high elevated Jakobsberg near Porta Westfalica. Jakobsberg Telecommunication Tower was built May 1, 1974 and September 28, 1978 as replacement for a small telecommunication tower also equipped with an observation deck, which was built in 1952 on the site of the former Bismarck column, erected in 1902. Jakobsberg Telecommunication Tower is equipped with a room for technical equipment in a height of 50 metres and an observation deck in a height of 23.25 metres. Its main purpose is the transmission of television and radio signals, since 2006 the television signals are sent in DVB-T. For access to the observation deck, there is a stairway running like a srewline around the tower. This stairway gives the lowest sections of Jakobsberg Telecommunication Tower, which is property of Deutsche Telekom, its characteristic design.

Wikipedia: Jakobsberg Telecommunication Tower (EN)

2. Portakanzel

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The Porta Pulpit is a sandstone cliff of the Jakobsberg in the Weser Mountains, which slopes steeply to the southwest to west. It is located in the North Rhine-Westphalian district of Minden-Lübbecke in the area of the city of Porta Westfalica north of the district Hausberge and east above the Weser breakthrough Porta Westfalica between the Weser and Wiehen mountains.

Wikipedia: Porta-Kanzel (DE)

3. Schalksburg

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Schalksburg is an abandoned castle near Hausberge in the port area of Westfalica in the Minden-Lubeck district of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. This castle is located on the right bank of the Weser River, in the breakthrough valley of Westfalica Port, and at the foot of Jacobs Berg Mountain, occupying the dominant position in the valley.

Wikipedia: Schalksburg (Porta) (DE)

4. Jakobsberg

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The Jakobsberg is a hill, 235.2 m above sea level (NN), that forms the westernmost peak of the Wesergebirge chain and is the eastern guardian of the Weser gorge, the Porta Westfalica or "Westphalian Gate", in North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany).

Wikipedia: Jakobsberg (Porta Westfalica) (EN)

5. Evangelische Kirche Hausberge

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The Evangelical Church in Hausberge, a district of Porta Westfalica, is the parish church of the Evangelical Lutheran parish of Hausberge, which belongs to the church district Vlotho of the Evangelical Church of Westphalia.

Wikipedia: Evangelische Kirche Hausberge (DE)

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