10 Sights in Marburg, Germany (with Map and Images)

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Explore interesting sights in Marburg, 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 10 sights are available in Marburg, Germany.

List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Marburg

1. Grüner Mühle

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The green mill is a watermill on the weir below the Weidenhäuser Brücke in Marburg an der Lahn on the edge of today's southern district. In addition to the "green gate" at the southern end of the street "Am Grün", the historic water front of Marburg with small -scale houses directly on the bank edge of the Lahn, this was the southern outskirts of the city with the southern district of around 1880.

Wikipedia: Grüner Mühle (DE)

2. Schloss Elnhausen

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Schloss Elnhausen is a Baroque palace complex in the Marburg district of Elnhausen in the Hessian district of Marburg-Biedenkopf and is one of the few representative Baroque buildings in the district. It lies at 225 m above sea level on the northwestern outskirts of the village in an estate area on the expiring drag slope of the Stöckelsberg/Stackelberg (366 m).

Wikipedia: Schloss Elnhausen (DE)

3. Lutherische Pfarrkirche St. Marien

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The Lutheran Parish Church, also known as St. Mary's Church or Stadtpfarrkirche, is a Protestant church in the centre of the city of Marburg. It supplies the Lutheran parish of St. Marien Marburg/Lahn with its catchment area in the southern upper town and the adjacent areas. It is also the deanery church of the Protestant church district of Marburg.

Wikipedia: Lutherische Pfarrkirche St. Marien (Marburg) (DE), Website

4. Kilianskapelle

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The former Kilianskapelle was built between 1180 and 1200 in Romanesque style as a market chapel of the parish of Sankt Martin zu Oberweimar. The chapel with the patronage of St. Kilian is thus the oldest preserved building in the Marburg core city, located at the Schuhmarkt on Reitgasse in Marburg's upper town, not far from the Old University.

Wikipedia: Kilianskapelle (Marburg) (DE)

5. Wilhelmsbau

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The Marburger Schloss, also known as Landgrafenschloss Marburg, is a castle in Marburg, Hesse, Germany, located on top of Schlossberg. Built in the 11th century as a fort, it became the first residence of Landgraviate of Hesse (HRE). The Marburg Colloquy was held here in 1529.

Wikipedia: Marburger Schloss (EN)

6. Botanischer Garten

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The Botanischer Garten Marburg, also known as the Neuer Botanischer Garten Marburg, is a botanical garden maintained by the University of Marburg, located on Karl-von-Frisch-Straße, Marburg, Hesse, Germany, and open daily. An admission fee is charged.

Wikipedia: Botanischer Garten Marburg (EN), Website

7. elisabeth church

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St. Elizabeth's Church in Marburg, Germany, was built by the Order of the Teutonic Knights in honour of Saint Elizabeth of Hungary. Her tomb made the church an important pilgrimage destination during the late Middle Ages.

Wikipedia: St. Elizabeth's Church, Marburg (EN), Website

8. Martinskirche

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The Evangelical Martinskirche is a Baroque hall church with a Gothic fortified tower in the centre of the old centre of Wehrda. The Hessian cultural monument is the landmark of the village incorporated into Marburg.

Wikipedia: Evangelische Martinskirche (Wehrda) (DE)

9. Kaiser-Wilhelm-Turm

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The Kaiser-Wilhelm tower is a lookout tower on the Lahnbergen, which is located near Marburg in the Hessian district of Marburg-Biedenkopf. It was built from 1887 to 1890, is 36 m high and has 167 steps inside.

Wikipedia: Spiegelslustturm (DE), Website

10. Kirche Sankt Johannes Evangelist (Kugelkirche)

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The Church of Saint John the Evangelist, also known as the Kugelkirche, is a Catholic parish church in Marburg, Austria. It is located in the upper town and is the youngest medieval sacred building in Marburg.

Wikipedia: St. Johannes Evangelist (Marburg) (DE), Website


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