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

Here you can find interesting sights in Mönchengladbach, 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 11 sights are available in Mönchengladbach, Germany.

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1. Schloss Wickrath

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Schloss Wickrath is a moated castle complex in Wickrath. The castle is located on the river Niers. The original castle, the so-called Chateau de Wyckradt, was demolished in 1859 by the Prussian administration. The ensemble of buildings in the park, the baroque west and east wing and the so-called Landstallmeisterhaus, the residence of the former stud master, which was built in 1875, is nowadays called "Schloss Wickrath". It was built between 1746 and 1772 by count Wilhelm Otto Friedrich von Quadt. The park has the shape of a coronet of a count of the Holy Roman Empire. In 2002 the castle was part of Euroga2002.

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2. Schloss Myllendonk

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The Lordship of Myllendonk was an estate of the Holy Roman Empire, located in western North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It was bordered by the Duchy of Jülich to the west and north, the Lordship of Dyck to the south, and the Archbishopric of Cologne to the east and southeast. The lordship contained Grevenbroich and the Castle of Myllendonk. From 1700, Myllendonk was an Imperial Estate with a vote in the Bench of Counts of Westphalia.

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3. Kaiser-Friedrich-Halle

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Kaiser-Friedrich-Halle GitGerl / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Kaiser-Friedrich-Halle in Mönchengladbach, Hohenzollernstraße 15, was built between 1901 and 1903 in Art Nouveau style. The architects were Friedrich Wilhelm Wertz and Paul Huber from Wiesbaden. At that time, private donors raised 300,000 marks and thus about half of the construction sum. The hall was named after Emperor Frederick III (1831–1888), who was emperor for only 99 days.

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4. Rheydter Höhe

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The Rheydter Höhe is a Trümmerberg in the Mönchengladbach district of Pongs in the south of the city. Locally the hill, which is made of rubble, is known as Monte Clamotte or Rheydter Müllberg. The plateau of the small hill is 133 m above NN high, making it the highest point in the borough. Measuring 64 m from foot to summit, it is also the highest Trümmerberg in Germany.

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5. Elise Kaufmann

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Elise Kaufmann Klaus-Dieter Machynia / CC BY-SA 3.0

The list of Stumbling Stones in Mönchengladbach – District North contains all Stumbling Stones that were laid as part of the project of the same name by Gunter Demnig in Mönchengladbach in the North District. They are intended to commemorate victims of National Socialism who lived and worked here.

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6. Mathilde Salmon

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Mathilde Salmon Klaus-Dieter Machynia / CC BY-SA 3.0

The list of Stolpersteine in Mönchengladbach – Stadtbezirk Süd contains all Stumbling Stones that were laid as part of the project of the same name by Gunter Demnig in Mönchengladbach in the South District. They are intended to commemorate victims of National Socialism who lived and worked here.

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7. Schloss Rheydt

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Schloss Rheydt is a Renaissance palace in Rheydt, Mönchengladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. Over the years the building has been the family seat of various noble families, including the Bylandt-Rheydt dynasty that ruled over Rheydt for over 300 years and gave the palace its present look.

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8. Helga-Stöver-Park

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The Helga-Stöver-Park is a park of 0.2 hectares in the city of Mönchengladbach, district Lürrip, on Neusser Straße. Its name is reminiscent of the Mönchengladbach pedagogue Helga Stöver. The history of the park reflects the structural change of the city of Mönchengladbach.

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9. Lichtstele

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Heinz Mack is a German artist. Together with Otto Piene he founded the ZERO movement in 1957. He exhibited works at documenta in 1964 and 1977 and he represented Germany at the 1970 Venice Biennale. He is best known for his contributions to op art, light art and kinetic art.

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10. Raubritterburg Gripekoven

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The moth Gripekoven is as a moth Alt-Gripkoven of the remnants of a fortified wood-earth castle of the knightly gentlemen of Gripekoven/Gripinghoven in the Wegberg district of Beeck in the district of Heinsberg in North Rhine-Westphalia in the swamp of the Alsbach.

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11. Bernhardine Simons

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Bernhardine Simons Klaus-Dieter Machynia / CC BY-SA 3.0

The list of stumbling blocks in Mönchengladbach-West End contains all the stumbling blocks laid by Gunter Demnig in the project of the same name in Mönchengladbach, West End. They are in honor of the victims of National Socialism who lived and worked here.

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