Wilhelmsburg Fort by EuroTourData

Wilhelmsburg Fort was built in 1849 as the polygonal fort of Wilhelm Fortifications, which in turn were the stronghold of Ulm Federal Fortress. This largest fort consists of the Reduit, and two 30-meter flanking towers in the northern front, and can accommodate 6951 militaries. The fort was planned as the defensive barracks and has living quarters for soldiers located on the side of the courtyard, casemates are located on the outside. Info is based on the article Bundesfestung Ulm - Wilhelmsburg of German Wikipedia.

Flank view of the curtain wall and the flanking tower of Wilhelmsburg Fort

Wilhelmsburg Fort info

Tourist Audience Cultural heritage tourism
German official name Werk XII
German alternate name Wilhelmsburg
Type Polygonal fort
Garrison 6951
Part of Wilhelm Fortifications
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Condition Largely restored
Public access Guide tours
Street address
Prittwitzstraße 100
Postal code 89075
City Ulm
State Baden-Württemberg
Country Germany
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Directions to Wilhelmsburg Fort
Plus code 8FWFCX6M+P5
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Latitude 48.41174
Longitude 9.98282
GeoNames ID 12060459
Knowledge Panel Wilhelmsburg Fort

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Dataset to Wilhelmsburg Fort

Tabular datasets and ATOM feed to Wilhelmsburg Fort of Ulm Federal Fortress, by EuroTourData.

ETD ID: wlhbfrt-ulm.

Tags: tourist attraction, Germany, Baden-Württemberg, fortification, polygonal fort.

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