13 Sights in Bad Homburg, Germany (with Map and Images)

Explore interesting sights in Bad Homburg, Germany. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 13 sights are available in Bad Homburg, Germany.

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1. Elisbethenquelle

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The Elisabethenbrunnen is one of the most famous fountains in the spa town of Bad Homburg vor der Höhe. The spring and fountain are named after Princess Elisabeth, wife of Landgrave Frederick VI of Hesse-Homburg and daughter of King George III of England. The water of the well is a sodium chloride acidulent. The water temperature is 10.5 degrees. It has been used to treat stomach and intestinal diseases. For the public, there is a simply designed tap within sight – on the edge of the spa park – in the immediate vicinity of the road.

Wikipedia: Elisabethenbrunnen (DE)

2. Römerkastell Saalburg

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Römerkastell Saalburg

The Saalburg is a Roman fort located on the main ridge of the Taunus, northwest of Bad Homburg, Hesse, Germany. It is a cohort fort, part of the Limes Germanicus, the Roman linear border fortification of the German provinces. The Saalburg, located just off the main road roughly halfway between Bad Homburg and Wehrheim is the most completely reconstructed Roman fort in Germany. Since 2005, as part of the Upper German limes, it forms part of a UNESCO World Heritage site. In the modern numbering system for the limes, it is ORL 11.

Wikipedia: Saalburg (EN), Website

3. Römerkastell Altes Jagdhaus

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Römerkastell Altes Jagdhaus unbekannt / PD-alt-100

The old hunting ledge small box was a Roman military camp on the western Tunus line (route 3) of the Obergermanic Limes, which in 2005 obtained the status of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The soil monument, which is still very well visible in the area, is located southeast of Arnoldshain-Hegenwiese, a district of the municipality of Schmitten in the Taunus in Hessische Hochtaunuskreis. The current name is derived from a hunting lodge that was built within the castle in the 16th century.

Wikipedia: Kleinkastell Altes Jagdhaus (DE)

4. Kriegerdenkmal 1870/71

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The war memorial of the city of Bad Homburg is reminiscent of the five Homburg soldiers who had fallen in the Franco-German War of 1870/1871. It was designed by the master builder Christian Holler and executed by sculptor Jacob Mey. The ceremonial revelation took place on May 10, 1875. The local warrior association appeared as a founder, which was founded on the occasion of the city's first sedan celebration.

Wikipedia: Kriegerdenkmal (Bad Homburg) (DE)

5. Römischer Limes

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The Upper Germanic-Rhaetian Limes, or ORL, is a 550-kilometre-long section of the former external frontier of the Roman Empire between the rivers Rhine and Danube. It runs from Rheinbrohl to Eining on the Danube. The Upper Germanic-Rhaetian Limes is an archaeological site and, since 2005, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Together with the Lower Germanic Limes it forms part of the Limes Germanicus.

Wikipedia: Upper Germanic-Rhaetian Limes (EN)

6. Kleinkastell Heidenstock

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Kleinkastell Heidenstock unbekannt / PD-alt-100

The Kleinkastell Heidenstock was a Roman military camp built on the Upper Germanic-Rhaetian Limes, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on its course through the natural region of the High Taunus. The fortification is located about five kilometres southwest of the fort Saalburg in a wooded and uninhabited exclave of the Bad Homburg district of Ober-Eschbach in the Hessian Hochtaunuskreis.

Wikipedia: Kleinkastell Heidenstock (DE)

7. Erlöserkirche

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The Church of the Redeemer of Bad Homburg belongs to the Protestant Church in Germany. Finished in 1908, the building is outwardly of a heavy, Romanesque Revival appearance, while its interior is in a neo-Byzantine style, with rich marble wall decorations and gold mosaics covering the domed ceiling, leading to the church sometimes being called 'Bad Homburg's Hagia Sophia'.

Wikipedia: Church of the Redeemer, Bad Homburg (EN), Website

8. Sankt Johannes

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Sankt Johannes

St. John's Church (German: St.-Johannes-Kirche) is a Roman Catholic church in the centre of Kirdorf, a district of Bad Homburg vor der Höhe in the Hochtaunuskreis (Hesse). It is one of the largest churches in the Vordertaunus and is therefore often referred to as "Taunusdom" because of its two church towers in local usage.

Wikipedia: St. Johannes (Kirdorf) (DE)

9. Sankt-Marien-Kirche

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The Marienkirche or St. Marien is the main Roman Catholic church in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe. Like many other houses in Dorotheenstraße, it is a listed building. It is the parish church of the pastoral area of Bad Homburg-Friedrichsdorf in the church district of Hochtaunus.

Wikipedia: Marienkirche (Bad Homburg) (DE), Website

10. Gedächtniskirche

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The Evangelical Memorial Church is a cultural monument in Kirdorf, a district of Bad Homburg vor der Höhe in the Hochtaunuskreis (Hesse). The parish belongs to the deanery Hochtaunus of the Propstei Rhein-Main of the Evangelical Church in Hesse and Nassau.

Wikipedia: Evangelische Gedächtniskirche (Kirdorf) (DE), Website

11. Gotisches Haus

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The Gothic House is a jagdschloss in the Dornholzhausen district of Bad Homburg, just within the town boundary and at the end of the Tannenwaldallee, which forms a direct link between Bad Homburg Castle and the Gothic House.

Wikipedia: Gothic House (Bad Homburg) (EN)

12. Schlosspark

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The Schlosspark Bad Homburg is a park below Bad Homburg Castle in the city centre of Bad Homburg. The 13-hectare castle park is the preserved part of an originally much larger garden landscape, the Landgrave's Gardens.

Wikipedia: Schlosspark Bad Homburg (DE)

13. Ehrenmal am Rabenstein

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Ehrenmal am Rabenstein

The Rabenstein is a group of rocks in Kirdorf, a district of Bad Homburg vor der Höhe. The rock group is a natural monument. Both the rock group and the memorial on Rabenstein are cultural monuments.

Wikipedia: Rabenstein_(Bad_Homburg) (DE)


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