15 Sights in Coburg, Germany (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Coburg, 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 15 sights are available in Coburg, Germany.

List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Coburg

1. St. Moriz

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Morizkirche is a Protestant church dedicated to Saint Maurice in Coburg, Bavaria, Germany, and is the town's oldest church. Its earliest remaining structures date back to the 14th century, which superseded a church from the 12th century. Martin Luther is known to have given several sermons there in 1530 A. D. This church currently houses the family tomb of the Dukes of Coburg. In modern times, Morizkirche serves as the main church for the congregation of St. Moriz. Due to the height of its towers, the church is one of the landmarks of Coburg. It is also one of the most important Luther memorial sites in southern Germany.

Wikipedia: Morizkirche (Coburg) (EN)

2. Reithalle

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The Coburg Riding Hall is a single-storey neo-Gothic sandstone ashlar building with a gable roof on the Coburg Schlossplatz. The riding hall was built in 1852 on behalf of Duke Ernst II according to plans by the painter and master builder Georg Konrad Rothbart. The building replaced the riding arena at the southern end of the stables building, which was demolished in 1835. The west façade facing Coburg's Schlossplatz is characterized by a wide pointed arch portal, above which is a tondo with a sculptural horse's head by Theodor Behrens, framed laterally by two crenellated towers.

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3. Palais Edinburgh

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Designed in the Neo-Renaissance style, the Edinburgh Palace on Coburg's Schlossplatz ideally closes the ensemble of historic buildings between the Landestheater and the arcades of the Hofgarten with its memorial. Located directly opposite Ehrenburg Palace, the Edinburgh Palace, formerly called "Wangenheimsches Palais", is a masterpiece of the master builder Georg Konrad Rothbart. In 1865 Alfred, son of Queen Victoria of Great Britain, acquired it and used it as a residence. Today the palace belongs to the Coburg Chamber of Industry and Commerce.

Wikipedia: Edinburgh-Palais (DE)

4. Rosenauer Burg

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The Rosenauer Burg, located in Coburg between Rosenauer Straße and Hahnweg am Rittersteich, was first mentioned in 1397 as a castle, in 1426 as the house of the mint master. In 1434, the Lords of Rosenau probably initiated the construction of the moated castle. After thorough grinding, use as a fish, wash and warehouse and gradual decay until the 20th century, it is now exemplarily restored and one of the jewels of historical architecture in Coburg.

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5. Sonnenhaus

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The Sonnenhaus or the Sonnenburg is an Art Nouveau building that stands in the Upper Franconian city of Coburg at Alexandrinenstraße 4. The Sonnenhaus was built in 1902/03 and is the only building in Coburg that was designed in the floral or vegetable Art Nouveau style. Due to the sun emblem on the façade, the stately town house is popularly referred to as Sonnenhaus or in connection with the crenellated tower also as Sonnenburg.

Wikipedia: Sonnenhaus (Coburg) (DE)

6. Bürglaß-Schlösschen

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On Oberer Bürglass Street, opposite behind the Coburg National Theatre, stands an 18th-century neoclassical building, Bürglass Castle. Until the 1950s, it was known as Bulgarian Castle or Augustine Palace. It was the residence of Bulgarian Tsar Ferdinand for 30 years after his abdication until 1948. Today, the castle is used as a registry.

Wikipedia: Bürglaß-Schlösschen (DE)

7. Arkaden

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The arcades are a terraced building on the Schlossplatz in the Upper Franconian city of Coburg. They close the Schlossplatz on the eastern side and form the transition to the Hofgarten. The arcades are registered as an architectural monument in the Bavarian list of monuments.

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8. Landestheater Coburg

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Landestheater Coburg is a medium-sized three-division theatre in Coburg, Bavaria, Germany. Located on Schlossplatz, a central square, the Neoclassical building has 550 seats. In 2008, the theatre employed 250 permanent staff and 100 part-time employees.

Wikipedia: Landestheater Coburg (EN)

9. Bismarckturm Coburg

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The Bismarck Tower in Coburg is one of the many Bismarck monuments in Germany that have survived to this day. The 16-metre-high sandstone observation tower, built in 1901, stands in the western part of the city at Himmelsacker 63.

Wikipedia: Bismarckturm (Coburg) (DE)

10. Naturkundemuseum

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The Natural History Museum Coburg is a natural history museum in the Upper Franconian city of Coburg. It is located on the grounds of the Coburg Hofgarten and goes back to the passion for collecting of the Coburg dukes.

Wikipedia: Naturkundemuseum Coburg (DE)

11. Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche

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The Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche (Holy Cross Church) is a Lutheran parish church in Coburg, Germany. From 1870 to 1918, the Hallenkirche was the garrison church of the Thuringian Regiment No. 95, whose barracks were nearby.

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12. Hotel Victoria

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Villa Victoria is located at Ketschendorfer Straße 2 in the Upper Franconian city of Coburg. It is a Biedermeier house, which was built in 1835 and is registered as a monument in the Bavarian list of monuments.

Wikipedia: Villa Victoria (Coburg) (DE)

13. Kapelle St. Nikolaus

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The St. Nicholas Chapel is an Old Catholic church in Coburg, Ketschendorfer Straße 30. Over the centuries, it has been used as a place of worship by four Christian denominations and the Jewish community.

Wikipedia: St. Nikolaus (Coburg) (DE)

14. Kyrill-Palais

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The former Cyrillic Palace, also known as Edinburgh Villa, is located in the city of Coburg, Upper Franconia, at 2 Oberer Bürglass Street. It was named after its last owner, Grand Duke Cyril of Russia.

Wikipedia: Kyrill-Palais (DE)

15. Schnürs Pavillon

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The Schnürs Pavillon is a neo-Romanesque garden house built in 1862 on the Adamiberg in the Upper Franconian city of Coburg. The building is registered as a monument in the Bavarian list of monuments.

Wikipedia: Schnürs Pavillon (DE)

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