8 Sights in Meiningen, Germany (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Meiningen, 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 8 sights are available in Meiningen, Germany.

List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Meiningen

1. Goetz-Höhle Ausgang

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The Goetz Cave is a demolition crevasse cave in Thuringia, Germany. It lies on the western outskirts of Meiningen on the Dietrichsberg in the middle of the mountainside towards the Werra. The cave is a natural and ground monument and is considered the largest cave of this type in Germany. It is also the only developed and accessible fissure and crevasse cave in Europe. The fissures and crevices were formed about 25,000 years ago by a slide of the slope towards the Werra, which is still ongoing.

Wikipedia: Goetz-Höhle (DE)

2. Bechsteinbrunnen

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Bechsteinbrunnen kramer96 / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Bechsteinbrunnen, also called Märchenbrunnen, is a fountain built in 1909 in the city of Meiningen. It is dedicated to the writer, archivist, collector of fairy tales and legends Ludwig Bechstein (1801–1860). The fountain created by Robert Diez is located on a main path in the English Garden.

Wikipedia: Bechsteinbrunnen (DE)

3. Stadtkirche Unserer lieben Frauen

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The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Our Lady, also called St. Mary's, is a three-aisled hall church and a landmark of the city of Meiningen. The town church is the most important sacred building in Meiningen and fulfils the function of a parish church for the Protestant communities of the region.

Wikipedia: Stadtkirche Meiningen (DE)

4. Büchnersches Hinterhaus

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The Büchnersche Hinterhaus in the southern Thuringian district town of Meiningen is a listed half-timbered house in the Henneberg-Franconian style. It is considered the oldest precisely dated half-timbered house in the former capital and residence of Saxe-Meiningen.

Wikipedia: Büchnersches Hinterhaus (DE)

5. ehem. Meininger Landtag

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The Landtag building in Meiningen was the seat of the Landtag of the Duchy of Saxe-Meiningen and the Free State of Saxe-Meiningen. The listed building is located in the eastern part of the old town near the main post office.

Wikipedia: Landtagsgebäude (Meiningen) (DE)

6. Staatstheater Meiningen

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Staatstheater Meiningen foto-ed / CC BY-SA 4.0

The Staatstheater Meiningen, also called the Meiningen Theatre, is a four-division theater in the Thuringian town of Meiningen, Germany. The theater was founded in 1831 and was called ″Meininger Hoftheater″ until 1920.

Wikipedia: Meiningen Court Theatre (EN)

7. Henneberger Haus

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The Henneberger Haus in the Hennebergisch-Franconian district town of Meiningen in the Free State of Thuringia is a striking, listed half-timbered building from 1894/95 and a landmark of the former residence city.

Wikipedia: Henneberger Haus (DE)

8. Heinrichsbrunnen

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Heinrichsbrunnen is a historic ornamental fountain in Meiningen, located in the center of the market square. The stone carving on the top of the fountain represents Emperor Henry II. The Holy Roman Empire.

Wikipedia: Heinrichsbrunnen (Meiningen) (DE)

Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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