6 Sights in Bautzen - Budyšin, Germany (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Bautzen - Budyšin, 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 Bautzen - Budyšin, Germany.

Sightseeing Tours in Bautzen - Budyšin

1. Gerberbastei

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The tanner's bastion, Sorbian, is part of the historic fortifications in the old town of Bautzen. It secured the section between the Nicolai Tower and the Student Tower on the north side of the city and protected the crossing of the Via Regia over the Spree and the paths into the city as well as the Zwinger behind the inner city wall.

Wikipedia: Gerberbastei (DE)

2. Cathedral Chapter

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The cathedral monastery, obersorbisch Tachantstwo, is a horseshoe-shaped baroque building with an internal courtyard in the Bautzen district of Saxony. Until 1980, it was the bishop's office and residence of the diocese of Meisen, and was used as the archive, library and cathedral vault of St. Peter's Basilica in Bautzen.

Wikipedia: Domstift Bautzen (DE), Website

3. Wendischer Turm

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The Wendish Tower, Sorbian, is part of Bautzen's medieval city fortifications. It is located on the northeastern edge of the old town and is now structurally connected to the Old Barracks of Gottfried Semper. For centuries, the Via Regia ran through the adjacent, now defunct Wendish Gate.

Wikipedia: Wendischer Turm (DE)

4. Cathedral of St Peter

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St. Peter's Cathedral is an interdenominational church in Bautzen, Germany. It is among the oldest and largest simultaneum churches in Germany. Located in the heart of the city's "Old Town", the church and the square it is situated within is a major tourist attraction.

Wikipedia: Cathedral of St Peter, Bautzen (EN), Website, Website

5. Mühlbastei

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The Mühlbastei, Sorbian, is one of the seven bastion towers of the city fortifications of Bautzen. The four-storey round tower was built around 1468 and got its name from the Ratsmühle, which was later built below the tower on the Spree.

Wikipedia: Mühlbastei (DE)

6. Serbski muzej - Sorbisches Museum

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The Sorbian Museum, Upper Sorbian, is located in the salt house on the Ortenburg in Bautzen. With around 23,000 inventoried items, it is the most important museum institution on the culture and history of the Sorbs.

Wikipedia: Sorbisches Museum (DE), Website


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