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

Here you can find interesting sights in Hamelin, 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 8 sights are available in Hamelin, Germany.

List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Hamelin

1. 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)

2. Münster St. Bonifatius

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St. Bonifatius Minster (German: Münster St. Bonifatius) is a former Lutheran monastery and collegiate church in Hameln, Germany. It lies 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 Hameln.

Wikipedia: St. Bonifatius (Hameln) (DE)

3. Glockenspiel am Hochzeitshaus

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

Wikipedia: Hochzeitshaus (Hameln) (DE)

4. Museum Hameln

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The Hameln Museum is located in two buildings in the historic Old City of Hameln, namely Leithhaus and the neighboring Stiftsherrenhaus. The two buildings of Osterstra betae are one of the most important buildings of the Hameln Weser Renaissance.

Wikipedia: Museum Hameln (DE)

5. Stiftsherrenhaus

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The Stiftsherrenhaus is one of the most famous houses in Hameln's old town and is located in Osterstraße in the middle of the pedestrian zone. It is one of the most magnificent buildings of the Weser Renaissance and is a listed building.

Wikipedia: Stiftsherrenhaus (DE)

6. Leisthaus

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The Leisthaus is one of the most famous houses in Hameln's old town and is one of the most magnificent buildings of the Weser Renaissance. It is located in Osterstraße in the middle of the pedestrian zone and is a listed building.

Wikipedia: Leisthaus (DE)

7. Marktkirche St. Nicolai

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The Evangelical-Lutheran Market Church of St. Nicolai, dating from the 13th century, is the second oldest church in Hamelin after St. Bonifatius Minster and, together with the Hochzeitshaus, forms the centre of Hameln's old town.

Wikipedia: Marktkirche (Hameln) (DE)

8. Jüdischer Friedhof

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

Wikipedia: Jüdischer Friedhof (Hameln) (DE)

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