5 Sights in Geisenheim, Germany (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Geisenheim, 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 5 sights are available in Geisenheim, Germany.

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1. Rheingauer Dom (Heilig Kreuz)

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Rheingauer Dom is the colloquial name for the Catholic parish church in Geisenheim, Germany. Officially Pfarrkirche Heilig Kreuz, the large church in the Rheingau region is called Dom although it was never a bishop's seat. The present building was begun in the 16th century, but major features such as an expansion of the nave from three to five vaults, the towers, the organ and several altars were added in the 19th century. The parish is part of the Diocese of Limburg.

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2. St. Jakobus

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St. Jakobus Brühl / Public domain

St. Jakobus is a Catholic church and a former parish in Rüdesheim am Rhein, Hesse, Germany. It dates back to the 10th century, was expanded around 1400, and again in 1913/14. The church was severely damaged by bombing in World War II, and rebuilt from 1947 to 1956. It is a listed historic monument and serves also as a concert venue.

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3. Boosenburg

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The Boosenburg is a lowland castle in Rüdesheim am Rhein, Rheingau-Taunus-Kreis, Hesse, Germany, located in the Rhine valley and dating back to the 12th century. It is locally known as Oberburg in relation to the near and slightly lower Brömserburg. It has been part of the Rhine Gorge World Heritage Site from 2002.

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4. Vorderburg

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Vorderburg Marion Halft / CC BY-SA 4.0

Vorderburg is located in the Old City of Ludesheim-on-Rhine, on the southwest edge of the market in the Rheingau-Taunus district of Hesse. Vorderburg has been part of the upper middle Rhine River, a UNESCO World Heritage site, since 2002.

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5. Alter Binger Rheinkran

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Alter Binger Rheinkran Peter Weller in der Wikipedia auf Deutsch
(Originaltext: Peter Weller) / CC-BY-SA-3.0

The old Binger Rheinkran was a wooden tower crane built in Bingen am Rhein around 1787. Port cranes with rotating jibs and domed roofs are located next to the former customs building in the former port area.

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