5 Sights in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Germany (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Germany. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Germany.

List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe

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, the wife of Landgrave Frederick VI of Hesse-Homburg and daughter of the British King George III. The water of the well is a sodium chloride acid. 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 street.

Wikipedia: Elisabethenbrunnen (DE)

2. Kriegerdenkmal 1870/71

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The war memorial of the city of Bad Homburg commemorates the five Homburg soldiers who died 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 May 10, 1875. The founder was the local warrior association, which had been founded on the occasion of the first sedan celebration of the city.

Wikipedia: Kriegerdenkmal (Bad Homburg) (DE)

3. 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 held 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)

4. 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)

5. Ringwall Gickelsburg

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Gickelsburg Ringwall was a Celtic Ringwall system assigned to the late Hallstatt era. It is located on Gickelsburg Hill about 1.0 km east of Saalburg Castle near Friedrichsdorf in Hochtaunuskreis District, Hesse, Germany. The Postal Service is a ground monument in Hesse.

Wikipedia: Ringwall Gickelsburg (DE)

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