While the new Rheingarten was built up, there was a high water. Since the high water walls were still under construction, there was a reduced high water protection of only about 950 cm
The new Rheingarten was opened and now there was a high water wall for high water levels up to 1000 cm. here one can see the high water wall at this time
997 cm - only a few cm and river Rhine will reach the old town
At Rheinuferstraße / Machabäerstraße
Southern districts between Severinbrücke and Deutzer Brücke. The area where you will find the chocolate museum today
The area at Deutzer Brücke, where the Rheinuferstraße goes into a tunnel under the Rheingarten area. Only a few cm ...
High water reached old town
The new mobile high water walls were tested September 2009.
On can see the vast height of the mobile walls