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Fort Thüngen

Fort Thüngen is an historical fortification in the city of Luxembourg. Fort Thüngen was built in the year 1732 as an additional defence building. Most of the original fortresses were demolished after the London treaty that demanded the demolition of many of Luxembourg City's fortifications. All that remained after the demolition were the three towers and the foundations. In the 1960’s the fort was reconstructed in line with the original design. The reconstruction of the fort was done parallel with the site's development. The fort houses Mudam, which is the city's museum of modern art.

  • See the Bock Casements, which are tunnels that were carved in the year 1644 by the Spaniards and later extended by the Austrians in the 18th century. The bock casements, together with Fort Thüngen, have been designated as world heritage sites in Luxembourg.
  • Experience the Capuchin Theatre, which was originally built as a monastery and functioned as a monastery from 1623 to 1795.
  • See Grand Duchess Charlotte Bridge, which connects Luxembourg`s old town centre with the Kirchsberg Plateau located nearby.

Transport in Luxembourg City is mainly by road, rail, and air. Over the years, the road network in Luxembourg has been modernized and now there are different motorways to the adjacent countries. The introduction of the high speed TGV led to the renovation of the city’s railway station with a new terminal now at the airport. Therefore, to get to Fort Thüngen one can take a bus, train, or personal car. For those travelling by bus take number 1, 13, or 16 and alight at Philharmonie/Mudam. For those travelling by train board at Vel’oh Station and alight at Philharmonie.

Hotels near Fort Thungen

25 hotels near Fort Thungen

1 Golden Tulip Central Molitor

4 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

Avenue De La Liberte 28 Map

A perfect place in the city of Luxembourg, the Golden Tulip Central Molitor Hotel offers excellent services and convenient facilities for a relaxing stay. GeneralWhether it is a meeting, seminar,... More

2 Melia Hotel Luxembourg

4 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

1 Park Drai Eechelen Map

Situated at the centre of the Place de l'Europe on the Kirchberg plateau, Sol Melia Hotel Luxembourg is the place for the guests to experience quality accomodation and friendly service during their... More

3 Sofitel Luxembourg Europe

4 stars
3.3 / 5

4, Rue du Fort Niedergrunewald Map

Assuring personalised service and high standards of comfort, this charming property welcomes you for an unforgettable holiday in Luxembourg. GeneralThe hotel comprises 13 well-appointed meeting... More

4 BEST WESTERN PLUS Grand Hotel Victor Hugo

4 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

3 Avenue Victor Hugo Map

BEST WESTERN PLUS Grand Hotel Victor Hugo Luxembourg is a luxurious hotel that offers relaxing atmosphere with stylish decor and amenities. This hotel is a perfect choice for travellers visiting... More

5 Suite Novotel Luxembourg

4 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

13 Avenue J F Kennedy Map

Designed with both the business and leisure travellers need in mind, Suitehotel Luxembourg is an ideal place for a perfect holiday. A must visit attraction of the city includes The City History... More

6 Novotel Luxembourg Kirchberg

4 stars
4.0 / 5 3 reviews

6 rue Fort Niedergrünewald Map

Being an ideal place in the city of Luxembourg, this hotel offers a warm welcome, pleasant ambience and convenient facilities to make your stay a memorable one. GeneralThe hotel comprises 10... More

7 Novotel Luxembourg Centre

4 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

35 rue du Laboratoire Map

At Novotel Luxembourg Centre Hotel, you are assured of a warm welcome and flawless service. You will find areas for relaxing and places to work, along with numerous other first-rate amenities. ... More

8 Sofitel Luxembourg Le Grand Ducal

5 stars
4.3 / 5 3 reviews

40 boulevard d Avranches Map

Overlooking the Alzette and Petrusse Valleys, the luxurious Sofitel Luxembourg Le Grand Ducal welcomes you to enjoy all the privileges that the property has to offer. GeneralThe meeting room is... More

9 Grand Hotel Cravat Luxembourg

4 stars
3.5 / 5 2 reviews

29 Bd. Roosevelt Map

Providing courteous service and comfortable accommodation, this property makes your stay pleasant and relaxing one. GeneralThis hotel also offers well-equipped meeting rooms that can accommodate... More

10 Hotel Parc Plaza

4 stars
3.7 / 5 3 reviews

5 Avenue Marie-Therese Map

Assuring comfortable accommodation with quality service, the Hotel Parc Plaza offers an inviting atmosphere and the most gracious hospitality to its guests. GeneralIdeal for small meetings or... More