11 Sights in Hamelin, Germany (with Map and Images)

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Explore interesting sights in Hamelin, 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 11 sights are available in Hamelin, Germany.

Sightseeing Tours in Hamelin

1. Märzenbecherblüte

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Leucojum vernum, called the spring snowflake, is a species of flowering plant in the family Amaryllidaceae. It is native to central and southern Europe from Belgium to Ukraine. It is considered naturalized in north-western Europe, including Great Britain and parts of Scandinavia, and in the US states of Georgia and Florida. This spring flowering bulbous herbaceous perennial is cultivated as an ornamental for a sunny position. The plant multiplies in favourable conditions to form clumps. Each plant bears a single white flower with greenish marks near the tip of the tepal, on a stem about 10–20 cm (3.9–7.9 in) tall, occasionally more.

Wikipedia: Leucojum vernum (EN)

2. Pied Piper's House

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The Pied Piper's House or Rattenfängerhaus is a half-timbered building in Hamelin. It is named after an inscription on its side which purports to be an eyewitness account of the events of the Pied Piper of Hamelin story, describing the departure of the Hamelin children on 26 June 1284. An English translation given on a plaque reads:A.D. 1284 - on the 26th of June - the day of St. John and St. Paul - 130 children - born in Hamelin - were led out of the town by a piper wearing multicoloured clothes. After passing the Calvary near the Koppenberg they disappeared forever.

Wikipedia: Pied Piper's House (EN)

3. Ehemaliges Horst Wessel Denkmal

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Ehemaliges Horst Wessel Denkmal Andreas Ehm / Copyrighted free use

The Horst-Wessel monument was a cenotaph for the SA-Sturmführer Horst Wessel, who was killed in Berlin in 1930. The remnants of the former monument are located in the Süntel about 700 meters as the crow flies north of the Hamelen district of Welliehausen in Lower Saxony. It was planned from 1933 and until 1938 in the vicinity of earlier quarries at about 370 m above sea level. Nhn built. With the construction, a visual cover over 12 kilometers to the south -facing Bückeberg was produced, on which the Reich harvested festival took place from 1933 to 1937.

Wikipedia: Horst-Wessel-Denkmal (Süntel) (DE)

4. Tündernsche Mühle

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Tündernsche Mühle

Tündern is a village and a former municipality in the district of Hameln-Pyrmont, in Lower Saxony, Germany. The village lies in an arc of the Weser, which flows past to the west, and is connected to the town centre via the state road 424. In terms of area, Tündern is the largest single district of Hamelin.

Wikipedia: Tündern (DE)

5. Glockenspiel am Hochzeitshaus

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The wedding house in Hameln is an important Weser Renaissance building in Lower Saxony, which was built from Süntelsandstein. It is considered the last stone building that was built in this style in Hameln and is a listed building. The construction period was from 1610 to 1617.

Wikipedia: Hochzeitshaus (Hameln) (DE)

6. Münster St. Bonifatius

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The Minster of St. Boniface is an Evangelical Lutheran former monastery and collegiate church in Hamelin, Germany. It is located on the southwestern edge of the historic old town, not far from the Weser. The listed church is an element of the coat of arms of Hamelin.

Wikipedia: St. Bonifatius (Hameln) (DE), Website

7. Museum Hameln

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Museum Hameln

The Hameln Museum is located in two buildings in the historic Hameln Old Town, the Leisthaus and the neighbouring Stiftsherrenhaus. The two buildings on Osterstraße are one of the most important buildings from the Weserrenaissance period in Hameln.

Wikipedia: Museum Hameln (DE)

8. Stiftsherrenhaus

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The Abbey House is one of the most famous houses in the old town of Hameln and is located on Osterstrasse in the middle of the pedestrian zone. It represents one of the most magnificent buildings of the Weser Renaissance and is listed.

Wikipedia: Stiftsherrenhaus (DE)

9. Leisthaus

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The Leisthaus is one of the most famous houses in the old town of Hameln and represents one of the most magnificent buildings in the Weseraiissance. It is located on Osterstrasse in the middle of the pedestrian zone and is listed.

Wikipedia: Leisthaus (DE)

10. Marktkirche St. Nicolai

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Marktkirche St. Nicolai

The 13th century Evangelical Lutheran Market Church St. Nicolai is after the Münster St. Bonifatius, the second oldest church in Hameln and forms the center of the old town of Hameln together with the wedding house.

Wikipedia: Marktkirche (Hameln) (DE), Website

11. Jüdischer Friedhof

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Jüdischer Friedhof

The Jewish cemetery in Hameln is a protected cultural monument. On it there are 173 tombstones for Jewish deceased from Hameln and the surrounding area. The oldest tombstone dates from 1741, the youngest from 1936.

Wikipedia: Jüdischer Friedhof (Hameln) (DE), Heritage Website

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