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


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Explore interesting sights in Kelheim, 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 5 sights are available in Kelheim, Germany.

Sightseeing Tours in Kelheim

1. Hall of Liberation

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The Befreiungshalle is a neoclassical monument on the Michelsberg hill above the town of Kelheim in Bavaria, Germany. It stands upstream of Regensburg on the river Danube at the confluence of the Danube and the Altmühl, i.e. the Rhine–Main–Danube Canal. It is just downstream of the Danube Gorge, towering above its lower end. It was commissioned by King Ludwig I of Bavaria to commemorate the victory over Napoleon in the Befreiungskriege of 1813–1815.

Wikipedia: Befreiungshalle (EN), Website

2. St.Johann Baptist und Evangelist

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The Roman Catholic Church of St. John is the village church of Weltenburg, a district of the Lower Bavarian town of Kelheim. The small church is under the patronage of John the Baptist and John the Evangelist. The village church is the third church building in Weltenburg, along with the Benedictine Abbey Church of St. George and the Frauenberg Chapel, which also belongs to Weltenburg Abbey.

Wikipedia: St. Johannes (Weltenburg) (DE)

3. Mariä Himmelfahrt

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Mariä Himmelfahrt luckyprof / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Roman Catholic parish church of the Assumption in the Lower Bavarian city of Kelheim is a church building of the diocese of Regensburg, which was built in the Gothic style in the course of the 15th century and was partially redesigned in the 19th century in the neo-Gothic style.

Wikipedia: Mariä Himmelfahrt (Kelheim) (DE)

4. Donaudurchbruch

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The Danube Gorge near Weltenburg is a narrow section of the Danube Valley in the Lower Bavarian county of Kelheim, which has been recognised as a nature reserve and geotope. This section of the valley in the southern Franconian Jura is officially called the Weltenburg Narrows.

Wikipedia: Danube Gorge (Weltenburg) (EN)

5. Klosterkirche St. Georg

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The Roman Catholic Church of St. George of the Benedictine Monastery Weltenburg is located at the entrance to the Danube break, belongs to the city of Kelheim in Bavaria and is accessible via a Stichstraße from the Kelheim district of Kelheim or by boat trip from Kelheim.

Wikipedia: Klosterkirche Weltenburg (DE)


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