The water tower (35 m) towers over the Möhnetal and stands at the highest point of the Oberstadt in Rüthen (386 m above sea level). From a climbable viewing platform (29 m) it offers magnificent views of the Haarstrang, the heights of the Brilon and Arnsberg forests and the plains of the Bürener Land.
The platform of the water tower at the city wall is open all year round.
Sightseeing fee per single person 1,00 €(outside of group tours,
otherwise included in the price of guided tours of the town of Rüthen).
Key for it available at the city administration of Rüthen, Hochstrasse 14, Tel: 02952 818 -0, it can be borrowed there during opening hours:
At the market 3
Mon, Wed - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sat.: and Sun.: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
However, the key is only issued up to a maximum of 20.00 hrs, depending on the opening hours of the issuer!
In addition to the costs of 1.00 €, a deposit must also be deposited, e.g. driver's license, ID card.