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

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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 7 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 Altes Jagdhaus

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Römerkastell Altes Jagdhaus unbekannt / PD-alt-100

The Kleinkastell Altes Jagdhaus was a Roman military camp on the western Taunus route (route 3) of the Upper Germanic Limes, which achieved the status of a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005. The ground monument, which is still very visible above ground in the terrain, is located southeast of Arnoldshain-Hegewiese, a district of the municipality of Schmitten im Taunus in the Hessian Hochtaunuskreis. The current name derives from a hunting lodge built in the 16th century within the castle.

Wikipedia: Kleinkastell Altes Jagdhaus (DE)

3. Kriegerdenkmal 1870/71

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The war memorial of the town of Bad Homburg commemorates the five Homburg soldiers who fell in the German-French War of 1870/1871. It was designed by the master builder Christian Holler and executed by the sculptor Jacob Mey. The ceremonial unveiling took place on 10 May 1875. The local warriors' association, which had been founded on the occasion of the city's first Sedan celebration, acted as the founder.

Wikipedia: Kriegerdenkmal (Bad Homburg) (DE)

4. 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)

5. 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)

6. 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)

7. 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)

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