49 Sights in Koblenz, Germany (with Map and Images)

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1. Deutsches Eck

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Deutsches Eck is the name of a promontory in Koblenz, Germany, where the Mosel river joins the Rhine. Named after a local commandry of the Teutonic Order, it became known for a monumental equestrian statue of William I, first German Emperor, erected in 1897 in appreciation of his role in the unification of Germany. One of many Emperor William monuments raised in the Prussian Rhine Province, it was destroyed in World War II and only the plinth was preserved as a memorial. Following German reunification, a replica of the statue was erected on the pedestal after controversial discussions in 1993. It is today a Koblenz monument and a popular tourist attraction.

Wikipedia: Deutsches Eck (EN)

2. Liebfrauenkirche

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The Liebfrauenkirche is a Catholic church in the center of the old town of Koblenz. Together with the other two Romanesque churches, the former collegiate churches of St. Castor and St. Florin, it shapes the silhouette of the old town. The beginnings of the church, which is located at the highest point of the old town, date back to the 5th century. From the late Middle Ages until the French Revolution, it was the main parish church of Koblenz. It bears the patronage of Mary, the mother of Jesus, and is a major work of medieval sacred architecture on the Middle Rhine.

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3. Florinskirche

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The Florinskirche is a Protestant church in the old town of Koblenz. The church building, built around 1100 and dominating the city skyline, belonged to the monastery of St. Florin, which was secularized in 1802. In 1820 it became the first Protestant church building in Koblenz to become part of the Evangelical Church in the Rhineland. The early medieval church building is a prime example of Romanesque sacred architecture on the Middle Rhine. Together with the Bürresheimer Hof, the Altes Kaufhaus and the Schöffenhaus, the Florinskirche forms an ensemble of four historic buildings on Florinsmarkt. It is owned in equal parts by the state of Rhineland-Palatinate, in the legal succession of Prussia, and the Evangelical parish of Koblenz-Mitte.

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4. Wehrtechnische Studiensammlung

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Wehrtechnische Studiensammlung Interpretiert und digital umgezeichnet durch Tom / FAL

The Bundeswehr Museum of German Defense Technology also known as Wehrtechnisches Museum Koblenz and Wehrtechnische Studiensammlung Koblenz (WTS-Koblenz) is the official Bundeswehr's Defense Technology Study Collection in Koblenz. It is one of Germany's important technical military exhibitions, with about 30,000 objects on an exhibition area of around 7,000 square metres (75,000 sq ft). It is known as one of the most extensive collections of its kind internationally. The main focus of the museum is on defense technology and the military science library. It is a subsidiary of the Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support.

Wikipedia: Bundeswehr Museum of German Defense Technology (EN)

5. Feste Kaiser Franz

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The Feste Kaiser Franz, also called Feste Franz, was part of the Prussian fortress Koblenz and the main work of the system Feste Kaiser Franz. The fortress on the Petersberg in today's Koblenz district of Lützel was completed in 1822. After its demolition in 1922, large remains of the fortification were blown up in 1959. The two lateral ends of the semicircular reduit and the throat tower at the foot of the Petersberg have been preserved. It was named after the Austrian Emperor Franz I, an ally of Prussia in the Holy Alliance against Napoleon in the Wars of Liberation.

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6. Alte Burg

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The Old Castle was a former Elector-owned, substantial water castle in the German city of Koblenz, incepted in the 13th century. It is today reduced to the later Burghaus ; which houses the city archives. It sits on tall foundations and has a tall, black slate roof with further floors in the attic and two small cupolas. The lowland castle abutted the remaining building in the old town quarter. The castle house stands tall, next to the Moselle's right-bank towpath downstream of the strategic Baldwin Bridge built in 1342. The bridge, much-repaired, remains intact.

Wikipedia: Old Castle (Koblenz) (EN)

7. Ehrenmal des Heeres

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The German Army Memorial at Ehrenbreitstein Fortress in Koblenz is a memorial dedicated to the Bundeswehr in 1972 for the fallen German army soldiers in the two world wars and, since 2006, also for the Bundeswehr members of the army who died in foreign missions and in peacetime. Patron of the memorial is the Inspector of the Army. At his side and responsible for the maintenance of the memorial is the Kuratorium Ehrenmal des Deutschen Heeres e. V. The owner of the memorial and at the same time the Ehrenbreitstein fortress is the state of Rhineland-Palatinate.

Wikipedia: Ehrenmal des Deutschen Heeres (DE)

8. Historiensäule

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The History Column is the essential part of a fountain on Josef-Görres-Platz in the old town of Koblenz. It was donated to the city in 1992 by the state of Rhineland-Palatinate to celebrate its 2000th anniversary. However, the fountain created by the sculptor Jürgen Weber, together with the historical column, was not completed and handed over to the city until 1 June 2000. The 10.59 meter high, 3.6 ton heavy and 1.25 million DM expensive column tells the moving 2000-year history of the city of Koblenz in ten pictures from Roman times to the present day.

Wikipedia: Historiensäule (DE)

9. Weinbrunnen

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The Weinbrunnen, also called Traubenträgerbrunnen, is a fountain in the Rhine facilities of Koblenz. The wine fountain, created in 1928, was originally set up in front of the Rheinhalle on the former event site of the "Reichsausstellung Deutscher Wein" of 1925. Removed during the rubble removal after the Second World War, the grape carrier sculpture of the fountain found a new home in the wine village. On the initiative of the Förderverein Rheinanlagen e. V. , the complete wine fountain was rebuilt in 2013 on a meadow in front of the wine village.

Wikipedia: Weinbrunnen (Koblenz) (DE)

10. Kaiserin-Augusta-Denkmal

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The Empress Augusta Monument in Koblenz was erected in honor of Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, the wife of William I and German Empress. The monument stands in the southern section of the Rhine facilities initiated by Augusta as a landscape park in the Südliche Vorstadt district and was inaugurated on 18 October 1896, six years after her death. The Augusta sculpture in the monument is by Karl Friedrich Moest. The monument itself was planned and built by Bruno Schmitz, who is also the creator of the Deutsches Eck two kilometres down the Rhine.

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11. Basilika Sankt Kastor

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The Basilica of St. Castor is the oldest church in Koblenz in the German state of Rhineland Palatinate. It is located near Deutsches Eck at the confluence of the Rhine and the Moselle. A fountain called Kastorbrunnen was built in front of the basilica during Napoleon’s invasion of Russia in 1812. Pope John Paul II raised St. Castor to a basilica minor on 30 July 1991. This church is worth seeing for the historical events that have occurred in it, its extensive Romanesque construction and its largely traditional furnishings.

Wikipedia: Basilica of St. Castor (EN)

12. Barbara-Denkmal

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The Barbara Monument, also known as the Artillery Monument, is a monument inaugurated in 1907 on Kaiser-Wilhelm-Ring in Koblenz. It was built in honor of the soldiers of the Rhenish Field Artillery Regiment No. 8, which was stationed in Koblenz from 1820 to 1887, who fell in the wars of unification of the 19th century. The war memorial was damaged in the air raids on Koblenz and finally dismantled in 1956 in the course of road construction. In autumn 2014, the restored monument was rebuilt near its original location.

Wikipedia: Barbara-Denkmal (Koblenz) (DE)

13. St. Jakobus

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St. Jakobus is a chapel of the Old Catholic parish in Koblenz. The Gothic church, built in 1355, was originally a cemetery chapel of the Teutonic Order. It is located opposite the Kastorkirche and is attached to the south wing of the former Leyensche Hof, which today houses the Rhineland-Palatinate State Office for Roads and Transport. The patron saint of the chapel and congregation is James the Elder. The Koblenz community belongs to the Old Catholic Church in Germany.

Wikipedia: St. Jakobus (Koblenz) (DE)

14. Maria-Hilf-Kapelle

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Maria Hilf was a Catholic parish and pilgrimage church in Koblenz. It was completed in 1953 in the district of Lützel and was attached to the Maria Hilf Chapel, which had already been built between 1905 and 1907. It is under the patronage of Saint Mary, Mother of Jesus, in her function as a help to Christians. In January 2017, the church was deconsecrated and demolished in May of the same year, but the older chapel has been preserved and is being restored.

Wikipedia: Maria Hilf (Koblenz) (DE)

15. Jüdischer Friedhof Koblenz

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Koblenz's Jewish cemetery is a well-preserved cemetery for the northern Rhineland-Palatinate Jewish community. The Jewish cemetery in the Rauental district, built in 1303, borders the synagogue of the Jewish community in today's Koblenz and surrounding areas to the north and was a funeral hall until 1947. Cemeteries have been demolished and destroyed many times throughout its history, but Koblenz's Jewish community has been rebuilt time and time again.

Wikipedia: Jüdischer Friedhof (Koblenz) (DE)

16. Dikasterialgebäude

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Phillipsburg Castle is part of the election residence of Ehrenbreitstein, now a borough of Koblenz. Trier's elector and archbishop lived here from 1632 to 1786. When the French blew up Fort Ellenblastain in 1801, the castle was so badly affected that it had to be demolished. This castle is one of the largest and most important baroque buildings on the Rhine River, and there are few left today. Only adjacent buildings belonging to the castle survived.

Wikipedia: Schloss Philippsburg (Koblenz) (DE)

17. Wache am Helfenstein

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Helfenstein Castle (German: Burg Helfenstein) is an abandoned spur castle on the Ehrenbreitstein in Koblenz, Germany. It was built around 1160 by the von Helfenstein family on a mountain spur south of Ehrenbreitstein Castle in the Electorate of Trier. Both castles were separated by a deep gorge. The family initially served on the Ehrenbreitstein, but expanded their dominion around 1300 with the construction of the Sporkenburg and Mühlenbach Castle.

Wikipedia: Burg Helfenstein (Koblenz) (DE)

18. Klosterkirche St. Franziskus, St. Philippus Ap. und Karl Borromäus

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Klosterkirche St. Franziskus, St. Philippus Ap. und Karl Borromäus Kurt Singer / CC BY-SA 4.0

The Capuchin Monastery Koblenz was a monastery in Koblenz, which was operated from 1627 to 2008 with interruptions by Capuchins. The monastery in the Ehrenbreitstein district was from 1908 to 2007 the seat of the provincial administration of the Rhenish-Westphalian Order Province. The baroque church of St. Francis belongs to the monastery complex. Since 2013, parts of the monastery have been used by a convent of the Teutonic Order.

Wikipedia: Kapuzinerkloster Koblenz (DE)

19. Café Hahn

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Café Hahn is a music and cabaret club in Koblenz, Germany. Located in the district of Güls, the club was founded in 1981 by Karl Hubert Hahn. He took over the long-established café with a small supermarket from his father and made it the most important cultural club on the Middle Rhine. From 24 to 28 May 2006, the 25th anniversary was celebrated with a large festival and over 50 bands and artists in and around Café Hahn.

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20. Kurfürstliches Schloss

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The Electoral Palace in Koblenz, was the residence of the last Archbishop and Elector of Trier, Clemens Wenceslaus of Saxony, who commissioned the building in the late 18th century. In the mid-19th century, the Prussian Crown Prince had his official residence there during his years as military governor of the Rhine Province and the Province of Westphalia. It now houses various offices of the federal government.

Wikipedia: Electoral Palace, Koblenz (EN)

21. Altes Kaufhaus

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The Altes Kaufhaus, also known as the Altes Kauf- und Tanzhaus, is a medieval building in the old town of Koblenz. Built from 1419 to 1425 in late Gothic style, the building underwent a Baroque reconstruction in 1724 and housed the Middle Rhine Museum from 1965 to 2013. Together with the Bürresheimer Hof, the Schöffenhaus and the Florinskirche, it forms an ensemble of four historic buildings on Florinsmarkt.

Wikipedia: Altes Kaufhaus (Koblenz) (DE)

22. Sankt Josef

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The Pfarrkirche St. Josef is a Catholic church in the southern suburbs of Koblenz. It was built at the end of the 19th century as part of the southern expansion of the city. Its churchscape-defining church tower is the highest in the city at over 90 m. It bears the patronage of St. Joseph, which is a signal of the Catholic Church's assertion against Prussia a few years after the Kulturkampf.

Wikipedia: St. Josef (Koblenz) (DE)

23. Mosellum

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The Mosellum – Erlebniswelt – Fischpass Koblenz is a visitor and information centre at the Koblenz barrage. In the course of the modernization of the fish pass, the Mosellum with an exhibition around the Moselle was built and opened in 2011. The exhibition informs visitors on four levels about the topics of water ecology, fish migration in the Moselle, shipping and power generation.

Wikipedia: Mosellum (DE)

24. Denkmal für das Infanterie-Regiment „von Goeben“ Nr. 28

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The Monument to the Infantry Regiment "von Goeben" No. 28 is a monument in memory of the fallen soldiers of the Infantry Regiment "von Goeben" No. 28. The monument, erected in 1930, is located in the courtyard of Fort Helfenstein in Koblenz in front of Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. After its partial destruction in 1945, only the base of the monument has been preserved as a memorial stone.

Wikipedia: Denkmal für das Infanterie-Regiment „von Goeben“ Nr. 28 (DE)

25. Ehemalige Stadtkommandantur Koblenz

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Ehemalige Stadtkommandantur Koblenz Lutz Hartmann / CC BY-SA 3.0

The former Stadtkommandantur Koblenz is a building in Koblenz, Germany. The front is at the place Am Plan. The building has been used over time as both a town hall and a fire station. Today it is a residential building. The building is an example of strict Baroque architecture based on the French model, which shaped Koblenz at the beginning and in the last third of the 18th century.

Wikipedia: Ehemalige Stadtkommandantur Koblenz (DE)

26. Schöffenhaus

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The Schöffenhaus was the seat of the Electorate of Trier Court of Aldermen for the city of Koblenz. Built from 1528 to 1530 in late Gothic style, the building housed part of the Middle Rhine Museum until 2013. Together with the Bürresheimer Hof, the Altes Kaufhaus and the Florinskirche, it forms an ensemble of four historic buildings on Florinsmarkt.

Wikipedia: Schöffenhaus (Koblenz) (DE)

27. Jesuitenkirche

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The Jesuit Church of St. John the Baptist, today also called Citykirche, is a branch church of the Catholic parish of St. Castor in Koblenz. It stands on the site of the 17th-century church destroyed in 1944 on Jesuitenplatz next to the former Jesuit college, which today houses the Koblenz town hall. The patron saint of the church is John the Baptist.

Wikipedia: Jesuitenkirche (Koblenz) (DE)

28. Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche

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The Holy Cross Church is a Catholic church in Koblenz, Germany. The former parish church in the Ehrenbreitstein district was built between 1962 and 1964 on the site of a previous building from the 18th century. The neighbouring Heribertturm has served the church as a bell tower since 1848. The church is dedicated to the Holy Cross, where Jesus died.

Wikipedia: Heilig-Kreuz-Kirche (Koblenz) (DE)

29. Herz-Jesu-Kirche

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Herz-Jesu-Kirche, a Catholic church in the Old City of Koblenz, was built from 1900 to 1903 as part of the southern expansion of the city. It is one of the most important Neo-Roman religious buildings in Germany. To the north of the parish church is Löhr-Center, a downtown shopping centre. It carries reverence for the holy heart of Jesus.

Wikipedia: Herz-Jesu-Kirche (Koblenz) (DE)

30. Clemensbrunnen

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The Clemensbrunnen is a fountain in the old town of Koblenz, Germany. The fountain, built in 1791, originally stood on Clemensplatz and was connected to the first electoral water pipe. Since 1970 he has stood in front of the theatre on Deinhardplatz. It got its name from its builder, the last Elector of Trier, Clemens Wenzeslaus of Saxony.

Wikipedia: Clemensbrunnen (Koblenz) (DE)

31. Ludwig Fresenius Schulen

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The Salesian Convent of Koblenz was a monastery of the Order of the Visitation of Mary in Koblenz, Germany. The nunnery convent, founded in 1863 in the Moselweiß district, was abandoned in 1986. After that, a sports boarding school moved in, the monastery church of the Visitation of Mary was taken over by the Society of St. Pius X.

Wikipedia: Salesianerinnenkloster Koblenz (DE)

32. Rheinburg

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The Rheinburg is a castle-like villa in Koblenz. It is located in the Ehrenbreitstein district and goes back to the Klausenberg factory, which was built as part of the Ehrenbreitstein city fortifications between 1827 and 1833. Thus, this caponier belonged to the Niederehrenbreitstein system of the Prussian fortress of Koblenz.

Wikipedia: Rheinburg (DE)

33. Joseph-Görres-Denkmal

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The Joseph Grace Monument in Koblenz was erected in memory of Joseph Grace, a publicist born in Koblenz. The monument stands behind the Election Palace on the Rhine. It was completed on June 28, 1928. This bronze sculpture on a pedestal made of Rocklitz porphyry is the work of Düsseldorf sculptor Richard Lange.

Wikipedia: Joseph-Görres-Denkmal (Koblenz) (DE)

34. Sankt Elisabeth

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The Pfarrkirche St. Elisabeth is a Catholic church in Koblenz, Germany. Built in the Rauental district, the church is one of the most important churches of the 1950s on the Middle Rhine. Since 2012 it has been used mainly as a youth church "X-Ground". It bears the patronage of St. Elisabeth of Thuringia.

Wikipedia: St. Elisabeth (Koblenz) (DE)

35. Schängelbrunnen

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Schängel is a dialectal name for the boys born in the city of Koblenz. Koblenz is also often referred to as the "Schängel city". A carnival song was dedicated to the Schängeln in 1914 and a fountain was built to them in the courtyard of the town hall in 1941, which became a landmark of the city.

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36. St. Servatius

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The Pfarrkirche St. Servatius is a Catholic church in Koblenz, Germany. The parish church was built between 1833 and 1840 in the district of Güls and replaces the old Servatius church from the 13th century, which had become too small. It bears the patronage of St. Servatius of Tongern.

Wikipedia: St. Servatius (Koblenz) (DE)

37. Mutter-Beethoven-Haus

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The Mutter-Beethoven-Haus in Koblenz is the birthplace of Maria Magdalena Keverich, the mother of the composer Ludwig van Beethoven, in which a museum has been set up since 1975. The house from the 17th century has been preserved to this day in the centre of Ehrenbreitstein.

Wikipedia: Mutter-Beethoven-Haus (DE)

38. Grossheiligenhäuschen

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The Großheiligenhäuschen is a Catholic chapel in Koblenz, Germany. The Heiligenhäuschen in the district of Güls was built in the 15th century outside the village on the road to Winningen and invited passing people to pray and rest or offered them protection in storms.

Wikipedia: Großheiligenhäuschen (Koblenz) (DE)

39. Klausenbergkapelle

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The Klausenbergkapelle is a chapel in Koblenz, Germany. The Marien Chapel, built in the 19th century, stands in the Ehrenbreitstein district and has a memorial plaque for the Electorate of Trier Lieutenant Baron Arnold von Solemacher (1766–1795), who died here in 1795.

Wikipedia: Klausenbergkapelle (Koblenz) (DE)

40. Alte Münze

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The Alte Münze is the former mint master's house of the electoral mint in Koblenz. Originally, the coin consisted of several buildings, but these were demolished except for the Münzmeisterhaus. Today, the Münzplatz in Koblenz's old town is located in this area.

Wikipedia: Alte Münze (Koblenz) (DE)

41. Maria-Himmelfahrt-Kirche

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The Pfarrkirche Maria Himmelfahrt is a Catholic church in Koblenz, Germany. The parish church was built in 1959 in the later founded district of Asterstein on the ground plan of the Holy Robe. It carries the patronage after the Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary.

Wikipedia: Maria Himmelfahrt (Koblenz) (DE)

42. Christuskirche

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The Christuskirche is a Protestant church in Koblenz, Germany. It is the first new Protestant church building in Koblenz, which was completed in the course of the southern expansion of the city in 1904, and belongs to the Evangelical Church in the Rhineland.

Wikipedia: Christuskirche (Koblenz) (DE)

43. Peter-Altmeier-Denkmal

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The Peter Altmeier Monument is a monument in Koblenz, Germany, honoring Peter Altmeier, the former Rhineland-Palatinate Chancellor. The monument, completed in 1981, is located in the area of Moselle (Peter-Altmeier-Ufer), not far from Deutsches Eck.

Wikipedia: Peter-Altmeier-Denkmal (Koblenz) (DE)

44. St. Antonius Eremit

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Saint Anthony Hermit is a Catholic chapel in Koblenz, Germany. The chapel of Bishold is a borough in the Güls district of Koblenz, a branch of the parish church of St. Servatius, probably built in 1764. It was sponsored by Saint Anthony the Great.

Wikipedia: St. Antonius Eremit (Koblenz) (DE)

45. Kastorbrunnen

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The Kastorbrunnen in the forecourt of the Basilica of St. Kastor in Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, is a curious testimony of the Napoleonic Wars. The fountain, built in 1812, was connected to the first aqueduct of the Elector Palatine.

Wikipedia: Kastorbrunnen (EN)

46. Alt-St. Servatius

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Old saint. Servatius is a Catholic church in Koblenz, Germany. After the late Swabian cathedral became too small, it was replaced by a new parish church, St. Servatius, built between 1833 and 1840. It is sponsored by St. Servatius of Tongern.

Wikipedia: Alt-St. Servatius (Koblenz) (DE)

47. Rheinmuseum

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The Rhein-Museum Koblenz is a cultural history museum in Koblenz, which shows life on the Rhine under various aspects. Founded in 1912, the museum focuses on shipping, ecology, hydrology, Rhine Romanticism, tourism, economy and history.

Wikipedia: Rhein-Museum Koblenz (DE)

48. Johannes-Müller-Denkmal

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The Johannes Müller Monument in Koblenz is a monument in honor of the physician Johannes Müller, who was born in the city. It is located in the old town in the center of Jesuitenplatz in front of the town hall of the city of Koblenz.

Wikipedia: Johannes-Müller-Denkmal (Koblenz) (DE)

49. Konradhaus

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The Konradhaus is a cultural monument in Koblenz-Ehrenbreitstein, which was built in 1874 as a casino and officers' dormitory. Afterwards it was used by the Capuchin monastery Koblenz and as a theatre.

Wikipedia: Konradhaus Koblenz (DE)

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