15 Sights in Brühl, Germany (with Map and Images)
Explore interesting sights in Brühl, 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 15 sights are available in Brühl, Germany.List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Brühl
1. Hollywood Tour
The Hollywood Tour was a water theme ride in the "Fantasy" theme area of the Brühl amusement park Phantasialand. The track was opened with the start of the season on 1 April 1990. On Friday evening, March 30, 1990, an opening ceremony with invited guests took place. The first trip of the evening took place at 18:00. Afterwards, a premiere gala took place in the adjacent restaurant Petit Paris. The star guest of the evening was Marlène Charell accompanied by the French show orchestra André Cyriel. The ride showed passengers "scenes from famous film classics". The driving system with boats was built by Intamin AG Switzerland, the interior and figures were supplied by Hofmann. The Hollywood Tour shared the building with the dark roller coaster "Crazy Bats", which is housed in the upper part and the neighboring "Fantissima" area.
2. Augustusburg Palace
The Augustusburg and Falkenlust Palaces form a historical building complex in Brühl, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The buildings are connected by the spacious gardens and trees of the Schlosspark. Built in the early 18th century, the palaces and adjoining gardens are considered masterpieces of early rococo architecture and have been listed as a UNESCO cultural World Heritage Site since 1984. Augustusburg Palace and its parks also serve as a venue for the Brühl Palace Concerts.
Wikipedia: Augustusburg and Falkenlust Palaces, Brühl (EN), Website, Heritage Website
Talocan is the first suspended top spin in Europe and is located in Phantasialand Brühl near Cologne. Since 2007, the attraction of the manufacturer Huss Rides has taken the place of the demolished Condor in the Mexico themed area. The theme follows a fictional story about the excavation of an Aztec temple during the enlargement of the wine cellar of a Mexican cooperative. The name derives from Aztec mythology, in which the paradise of the weather god Tlaloc was called Tlalocan.
Phantasialand is a theme park in Brühl, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany that attracts approximately 2 million visitors annually. The park was opened in 1967 by Gottlieb Löffelhardt and Richard Schmidt. Although starting as a family-oriented park, Phantasialand has also added thrill rides, especially during recent years. Furthermore, following the example of Europa-Park, they have decided to attract business customers beside the regular ones, calling it "Business to Pleasure".
5. Augustusburg Park
The Schlosspark is the park of Schloss Augustusburg, a Baroque palace in Brühl, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The garden was first designed in Baroque style by Dominique Girard, and established in 1728. It was partly changed to English landscape style during the 19th century. In the 1930s, the original design was restored. It is now a public park. The complete ensemble of palaces and gardens is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
F. L. Y. is a flying launched roller coaster at Phantasialand in Brühl, Germany. The coaster is the sole attraction of the Rookburgh area, a highly themed immersive Steampunk city, which was soft opened in September 2020 following several years of development and construction. During the ride, passengers sit in a prone position - facing the ground - while traversing two launches and navigating a heavily themed environment.
Wikipedia: F.L.Y. (roller coaster) (EN), Website, Wikimedia_commons
7. Colorado Adventure
Colorado Adventure is a steel roller coaster located at Phantasialand in Brühl, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. During construction, it was decided to opt for a roller coaster in a Western style rather than a traditional roller coaster. The name Colorado is derived from the U. S. state of the same name, well known during the ‘Wild West’ period in the USA.
8. St. Maria von den Engeln
The Castle Church of St. Mary of the Angels is located in the immediate vicinity of Schloss Augustusburg in Brühl in North Rhine-Westphalia. It was built in 1493 and served until secularization in 1802 at the same time the Brühl convent of the Franciscan Observants as a monastery church. It got its name from the founding church of the Franciscans in Assisi.
9. River Quest
River Quest is a river rapids ride in German theme park Phantasialand. The ride was built in 2002 by Hafema and notably has two lifts near the start of the ride to take the boats to their highest point. The ride previously held the record for the largest drop on a rafting ride. This record was taken in 2018 by Infinity Falls at SeaWorld Orlando.
10. Black Mamba
Black Mamba is an inverted roller coaster built by Bolliger & Mabillard in the German theme park Phantasialand. The ride is situated in the "Deep in Africa" area of the park and is named after the black mamba snake. Theming in the area largely draws from the mud architecture of Western Africa, especially the cities of Timbuktu and Djenne.
Chiapas, DIE Wasserbahn is an Intamin flume ride in Phantasialand, a theme park in Germany, which opened on 1 April 2014. It is located in the park's Mexico area and replaced Stonewash and Wildwash Creek, which were both demolished in 2011. Its 53° drop is the steepest drop on a log flume in the world.
The Christuskirche in Brühl is a Protestant church consecrated in 1888. It is considered the oldest Protestant church between Cologne and Bonn. The diaspora community was founded on the influx of Prussian, mostly Protestant soldiers, civil servants and entrepreneurs after the wars of liberation.
13. Mystery Castle
The Mystery Castle is a ride in Phantasialand Brühl, which together with River Quest and the theme world Klugheim, which includes Taron and Raik, forms the theme area Mystery. The manufacturer of the patented drive technology (Air-Drive) is the Intamin company Ride Trade.
Taron is a multilaunch steel roller coaster manufactured by Intamin located at Phantasialand in Germany. It was the fastest multi-launched roller coaster in the world when it opened. Taron opened on 30 June 2016.
Raik is a boomerang steel roller coaster manufactured by Vekoma located at Phantasialand in Germany. Raik opened on 30 June 2016 alongside neighbouring roller coaster Taron, a multi-launch steel roller coaster.
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