8 Sights in Bad Münstereifel, Germany (with Map and Images)
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 8 sights are available in Bad Münstereifel, Germany.List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Bad Münstereifel
1. St. Michael
The pilgrimage chapel of St. Michael is located in the Eifel part of the Ahrgebirge on the Michelsberg near Mahlberg, a district of Bad Münstereifel in the North Rhine-Westphalian district of Euskirchen. The Roman Catholic church building is designated as an architectural monument and is located on the wooded basalt dome Michelsberg, the highest elevation in the Bad Münstereifel city area. The chapel consists of plastered quarry stone with hewn stone frames. Their roofs are covered with slate.
2. Alte Burg
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.
3. Radioteleskop Effelsberg
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.
The Michelsberg, at 586.1 m above sea level (NHN), is the highest point in the borough of Bad Münstereifel in the county of Euskirchen in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. The hill, which rises near the village of Mahlberg belongs to that part of the Eifel mountains known as the Ahr Hills (Ahreifel), and is the second highest point in the range.
5. Burg Kirspenich
Kirspenich Castle is located in Kirspenich District, Bad Münstereifel City, Euskirchen District. The castle was built on an island that is still recognizable today. The two-part castle is considered one of the area's water castles due to its water barrier outer castle. She is a part of the so-called. "Water Fort Route".
6. Bad Münstereifeler-Wald
Münstereifel Forest is densely wooded region in the northern part of the Eifel mountains in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. In the south it borders on the state of Rhineland-Palatinate. It has an area of 237 km² and lies at a height of between 200 and 500 m above sea level (NHN).
7. Stiftskirche St. Chrysanthus u. Daria
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 traditional scheme in a characteristic way.
Wikipedia: St. Chrysanthus und Daria (Bad Münstereifel) (DE), Heritage Website
The Hubertuskapelle 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.
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