6 Sights in Herne, Germany (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Herne, 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 6 sights are available in Herne, Germany.

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1. Hansa-Haus

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The Hansa-Haus in the intersection of Bebelstraße (12–16) and Neustraße (19–21) in Herne is a listed building. It was built in 1927/1928 according to a design by the architect Karl Veuhoff, who also operated as the client. The expressionist clinker building belongs to a series of other residential and commercial buildings that were built at the end of the 1920s on the territory of today's city of Herne, including perhaps the most important the Sparkasse Wanne-Eickel or the publishing house of the adjacent Herner Anzeiger (Bebelstraße 18).

Wikipedia: Hansa-Haus (Herne) (DE)

2. Herne

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Herne Arnold Paul / CC BY-SA 2.5

Herne station was opened in the inner city of Herne in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia in 1847 together with the Cologne-Minden trunk line. It was located between the village of Herne, which had about 1,000 inhabitants, and the moated castle of Schloss Strünkede and was south of the current station on Von-der-Heydt-Strasse. It soon had a connection to the more southerly city of Bochum, which until 14 years later did not have its own station. For this reason the station was called Herne-Bochum until 1855.

Wikipedia: Herne station (EN)

3. Cranger Kirmes

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The Cranger Kirmes is a funfair in Germany, located near the Rhine–Herne Canal in Crange in the city of Herne located in Metro Ruhr. It is the biggest funfair in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia and the second biggest fair in Germany, only behind the Munich Oktoberfest. In 2008 there were 4.7 million visitors. At an area of only 110,000 square metres (1,200,000 sq ft) and 500 show businesses it is called the "most overcrowded fair of the world".

Wikipedia: Cranger Kirmes (EN)

4. LWL Museum für Archäologie

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LWL Museum für Archäologie Arnold Paul / CC BY-SA 2.5

The LWL-Museum für Archäologie Westfälisches Landesmuseum in Herne is a state museum of the Landschaftsverband Westfalen-Lippe (LWL). It places the 250,000-year history of mankind in Westphalia at the centre of its exhibitions. In the research laboratory, visitors can understand the methods used by archaeologists to investigate the traces of the past.

Wikipedia: LWL-Museum für Archäologie (DE)

5. Heimat- und Naturkunde-Museum Wanne-Eickel

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Heimatmuseum Unser Fritz is one of three sites at the Emschertal Herne and Wanne-Eickel Social History Museums. In the year the town of Wanne-Eickel was founded (1926), it was established as a local museum. After several relocations, it is now located at the former primary school in Unser Fritz, Hern District.

Wikipedia: Heimat- und Naturkunde-Museum Wanne-Eickel (DE)

6. Lutherkirche Wanne

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Lutheran Church is a Protestant church located in Wane District of Hearn, which was enshrined in 1908. It is part of the Crange District of Wanne-Eickel Parish in Herne District of the Protestant Church of Westphalia.

Wikipedia: Lutherkirche (Herne-Wanne) (DE)

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