6 Sights in Bad Münstereifel, Germany (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Bad Münstereifel, 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 6 sights are available in Bad Münstereifel, Germany.

Sightseeing Tours in Bad Münstereifel

1. Alte Burg

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The Alte Burg in Bad Münstereifel, Germany, is a circular rampart that is the remains of a fortification from the Carolingian period. The refuge castle acted as a place of retreat for the local population and as protection for the daughter monastery of Prüm Abbey. The defences dating to the 9th century have been designated as a protected monument. The castle site lies within the county of Euskirchen in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

Wikipedia: Alte Burg (Bad Münstereifel) (EN)

2. Radioteleskop Effelsberg

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The Effelsberg 100-m Radio Telescope is a radio telescope in the Ahr Hills in Bad Münstereifel, Germany. For 29 years the Effelsberg Radio Telescope was the largest fully steerable radio telescope on Earth, surpassing the Lovell Telescope in the UK. In 2000, it was surpassed by the Green Bank Observatory's Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope in Green Bank, US, which has a slightly larger elliptical 100 by 110-metre aperture.

Wikipedia: Effelsberg 100-m Radio Telescope (EN)

3. Burg Kirspenich

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Kirspenich Castle is in the Kirspenich district of the city of Bad Münstereifel in the district of Euskirchen. The castle was created from a round area on a island that is still to be seen today. Due to the water -tuned outer castle of this two -part castle complex, it is one of the water castles in the district. It is part of the so-called "water castle route".

Wikipedia: Burg Kirspenich (DE)

4. Bad Münstereifeler-Wald

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Münstereifel Forest is a densely wooded region in the northern part of the Eifel mountains in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. In the south, it borders the state of Rhineland-Palatinate. It has an area of 237 km² and an elevation between 200 and 500 m above sea level (NHN).

Wikipedia: Münstereifel Forest (EN)

5. Stiftskirche St. Chrysanthus u. Daria

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The former collegiate church of St. Chrysanthus and Daria is the main Roman Catholic church of Bad Münstereifel. The well-preserved Romanesque basilica is an important architectural monument that deviates from the conventional scheme in a characteristic way.

Wikipedia: St. Chrysanthus und Daria (Bad Münstereifel) (DE), Heritage Website

6. Hubertuskapelle

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The Hubertus Chapel in Arloff, a district of Bad Münstereifel in the district of Euskirchen in North Rhine-Westphalia, is a Catholic chapel built in 1466. The chapel dedicated to St. Hubert is a protected cultural monument.

Wikipedia: Hubertuskapelle (Arloff) (DE)


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