Facts and Data

Webpages:
Official Unesco Page
View photos from OUR PLACE the World Heritage collection
UNESCO Commission of Germany
Weltkulturerbe Völklinger Hütte
Völklinger Eisenhütte (Deutsche UNESCO-Kommission)

Basis Data:
Unesco World heritage since: 1994
Size of heritage: 6.00 ha

Coordinates:
Longitude: 6,850°
Latitude: 49,244°

About

The ironworks, which cover some 6 ha, dominate the city of Völklingen. Although they have recently gone out of production, they are the only intact example, in the whole of western Europe and North America, of an integrated ironworks that was built and equipped in the 19th and 20th centuries and has remained intact.


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Hotels and places to stay

Leonardo

Address
Distance: 1,2 mi
Kühlweinstraße 105
66333 Völklingen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Kurtz

Address
Distance: 0,8 mi
Kühlweinstr. 19
66333 Völklingen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 22:00
Weekend: 6:30 - 22:00


Mühlenthal

Address
Distance: 3,5 mi
Bachtalstr. 214
66773 Schwalbach
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 21:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 13:00


Stadt Püttlingen

Address
Distance: 3,3 mi
Am Burgplatz 18
66346 Püttlingen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 23:00
Weekend: 6:00 - 23:00 (lunchbreak: 23:00 - 7:00)


Domizil Alte Post Gästehaus

Address
Distance: 3,3 mi
Bahnhofstr. 7
66346 Püttlingen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 23:30
Weekend: 7:30 - 23:30


Wadegotia

Address
Distance: 3,1 mi
Lindenstr. 30
66787 Wadgassen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 22:00 (lunchbreak: 13:00 - 16:00)
Weekend: 8:00 - 13:00


Stadt-gut-Hotel Wahlster

Address
Distance: 3,2 mi
Gerhardstr. 12
66126 Saarbrücken
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 17:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 22:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 17:00)
Weekend: 10:00 - 22:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 17:00)


Euro-Hotel

Address
Distance: 2,4 mi
Hauptstr. 76
66127 Saarbrücken
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: 16:00 - 0:00
Weekend: 16:00 - 0:00


Petri-Hof

Address
Distance: 3,2 mi
Kirchstr. 23
66359 Bous
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 17:00
Reception
Weekday: 17:00 - 20:00
Weekend: 17:00 - 21:00


Luxemburger Hof

Address
Distance: 3,4 mi
Saarbrücker Str. 99
66359 Bous
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 23:00
Weekend: 9:00 - 4:00


Videos from the area

Zahnarztpraxis Dr Bugger - Völklingen

Published: December 02, 2014
Length: 29:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dr. Marius Bugger

http://www.zahnarzt-in-voelklingen.de/ Dr Marius Bugger Fachzahnarzt für Oralchirurgie Bismarckstraße 32 66333 Völklingen IMPRESSUM: http://www.zahnarzt-in-voelklingen.de/about.

Die Kelten - Druiden. Fürsten. Krieger: Ausstellung in der Völklinger Hütte

Published: August 03, 2012
Length: 29:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: wwwkunstundfilmde

Impressions of the exhibition "The Celts - Druids. Counts. Warriors." from 20.11.2010 to 22.05.2011 at the Völklinger Hütte (former steel factory), Völklingen (Saarland). Impressionen der...

Landschaft aus Stahl: Völklinger Hütte, UNESCO-Weltkulturerbe

Published: November 19, 2012
Length: 47:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ulrich Hartmann

Es ist ein beeindurckendes Bauwerk- die "Völklinger Hütte". Im Rahmen der Jahresexkursion 2012 besuchten die Teilnehmer der BWK-Bezirksgruppe Darmstadt dieses Industrie-Denkmal, ...

Mini-Tutorial: Helikopter-Fliegen in SL (Second Life)

Published: October 18, 2011
Length: 29:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: eisberg

Ein kleines Tutorial über das Fliegen eines Helikopters in der virtuellen Welt von Second Life (tm). Damit ihr das schnell und vor allem günstig nachvollziehen könnt, bezieht sich das Tutorial...

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