12 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 12 sights are available in Bad Homburg, Germany.

Sightseeing Tours in Bad Homburg

1. Russian orthodox all Saints Church

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The Russian Chapel is the name given to the Russian Orthodox All Saints' Church in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe. The church was designed by the St. Petersburg architect Leonti Benois (1856–1928), Peter Ustinov's grandfather, on the initiative of the Russian State Councillor Alexei J. Provorov, and was built between 1896 and 1899 under the direction of Louis Jacobi (1836–1910) on the Kaiser-Friedrich-Promenade in the southern part of the Bad Homburg Kurpark. Previously, there was a graduation tower on this site of the spa gardens, which is now located in Bad Nauheim.

Wikipedia: Russische Kapelle (Bad Homburg) (DE)

2. Römerkastell Altes Jagdhaus

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Römerkastell Altes Jagdhaus unbekannt / PD-alt-100

The small fort Altes Jagdhaus was a Roman military camp on the western Taunus route (route 3) of the Upper Germanic Limes, which was awarded the status of a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005. The ground monument, which is still very well visible in the terrain above ground, 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 inside the castle in the 16th century.

Wikipedia: Kleinkastell Altes Jagdhaus (DE)

3. Kriegerdenkmal 1870/71

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The War Memorial of the City of Bad Homburg reminds of the five Homburg soldiers who had fallen in the German-French War of 1870/1871. It was designed by the master builder Christian Holler and performed by the sculptor Jacob Mey. The solemn revelation took place on May 10, 1875. The local warrior club, founded on the occasion of the first Sedan celebration in the city, appeared as a founder.

Wikipedia: Kriegerdenkmal (Bad Homburg) (DE)

4. Kleinkastell Heidenstock

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Kleinkastell Heidenstock unbekannt / PD-alt-100

The Heidenstock small castle was a Roman military camp that was built on its course through the natural area of high taunus on the Obergermanic-Rädan Limes, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The fortification is located around five kilometers southwest of the Saalburg Kastell in a forested and uninhabited exclave of the Bad Homburg district of Ober-Eschbach in Hessische 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), Website

6. Sankt Johannes

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Sankt Johannes

St. John's Church is a Roman Catholic church in the centre of Kirdorf, a district of Bad Homburg vor der Höhe in the Hochtaunuskreis (Hesse, Germany). It is one of the largest churches in the Vordertaunus and is therefore often referred to as the "Taunus Cathedral" in local parlance, as well as because of its two church towers.

Wikipedia: St. Johannes (Kirdorf) (DE)

7. Gedächtniskirche

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The Protestant Memorial Church is a cultural monument in Kirdorf, a district of Bad Homburg vor der Höhe in the Hochtaunuskreis in Hesse, Germany. The parish belongs to the Deanery of Hochtaunus of the Rhine-Main Provostship of the Evangelical Church in Hesse and Nassau.

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

8. Sankt-Marien-Kirche

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The Marienkirche or St. Marien is the Roman Catholic main church in Bad Homburg in front of the height. Like many other houses in Dorotheenstrasse, it is listed. It is the parish church of the pastoral area Bad Homburg-Friedrichsdorf in the church district of Hochtaunus.

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

9. Schlosspark

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

Wikipedia: Schlosspark Bad Homburg (DE)

10. 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)

11. Ellerhöhturm

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Gonzenheim is a district of the city of Bad Homburg in front of the height in the Hochtaunuskreis in Hesse on the northern city border of Frankfurt am Main. The district is located within the district of Bad Homburg.

Wikipedia: Ellerhöhturm (DE)

12. Ehrenmal am Rabenstein

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Ehrenmal am Rabenstein

The Rabenstein is a rock group in Kirdorf, a district of Bad Homburg in front of the height. The rock group is a natural monument. Both the rock group and the cenotaph on Rabenstein are cultural monuments.

Wikipedia: Rabenstein_(Bad_Homburg) (DE)


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