Magdeburg Travel Tip:
Waterway Junction

Waterway Junction
The Magdeburg Water Bridge as seen from above

The water-saving lock Rothensee and the longest canal bridge in Europe (918m) which spans the river Elbe, the double ship lift Hohenwarthe and the connecting canals are all part of a gigantic building project to connect the waterways of Hanover, Magdeburg and Berlin. Take advantage of a tour to the Waterway Junction to marvel at the many technical attractions. Open all year, free admission.

[ Source: http://www.magdeburg-tourist.de ]

Related: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magdeburg_Water_Bridge
Address: Wasserstraßenkreuz Magdeburg
Tags: Magdeburg, Canal Bridge, Lock


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