This site uses cookies to improve your experience and the quality of our services. By using this site you agree to its use of cookies. More information Hide


Need a hotel nearby?

Sponsored links

Routes nearby

Places of Interest nearby

Matched content

Hotels nearby

Restaurants nearby

Sponsored links

Location type: Village
Location address: Deutschland, Emden
Number of texts: 1
3 stars
Made by | Reference Flickr upload bot | © CC 3.0
Made by | Reference | © CC 3.0

Suurhusen is a village north of Emden in the German region of East Frisia. It has about 1200 inhabitants and is administered by the municipality of Hinte. The steeple of the Suurhusen church, inclined at an angle of 5.19 degrees, is the most leaning tower of the world, beating the world-famous Leaning Tower of Pisa by 1.22 degrees.
The settlement was first mentioned in documents from 1255 and in former times was also called Zuiderhusen , most likely due to close proximity of Osterhusen and Westerhusen. However, a stone with the year 1004 and ceramic objects found in the old church tower point to the fact that the village is much older.

Classify this POI
Link to route
Add this POI to your routes nearby

More information


Add comment

Sponsored links