9 Sights in Rheinbach, Germany (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Rheinbach, 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 9 sights are available in Rheinbach, Germany.

1. Rheinbacher Burg

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Rheinbacher Burg Klaus Graf / CC BY 2.0

The Rheinbacher Burg is the ruin of a water castle from the 12th century on the south-east edge of the Rheinbacher old town in the Rhein-Sieg district in North Rhine-Westphalia. After leftovers have been preserved and partially reconstructed since the beginning of the 20th century, parts of the main castle can be visited today. The buildings under monument protection shape the cityscape of the city center of Rheinbach and are a tourist attraction.

Wikipedia: Rheinbacher Burg (DE)

2. Tomburg

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The Tomburg is a castle ruin near Wormersdorf, a village in the municipality of Rheinbach near the German city of Bonn. It is located in a small nature reserve that contains a number of rare plant species, on the 316 m above sea level (NN) high Tomberg hill. The Tomberg is a relic of the Tertiary. Liquid lava rose up in a volcano; erosion has since removed the outer layers and left a basalt dome.

Wikipedia: Tomburg Castle (EN)

3. St. Ägidius

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St. Ägidius Klaus Graf / CC BY 2.0

The Roman Catholic parish church of St. Ägidius in the Rheinbach district of Oberdrees dates back to a Romanesque church building from the 12th century. The building, located at Oberdreeser Straße 21, has belonged to the parish of St. Martin in Rheinbach since 2010 and has been a listed building since 1994. The baroque baptismal font and the generous windows from the 20th century are worth seeing.

Wikipedia: St. Ägidius (Oberdrees) (DE)

4. St. Martin

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St. Martin is a Catholic parish church in Wormersdorf, a district of Rheinbach in the Rhein-Sieg district in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The parish of St. Martin, together with St. Jakobus Ersdorf, St. Johannes Meckenheim, St. Petrus Lüftelberg and St. Michael Merl, forms the parish community of Meckenheim in the district deanery of Rhein-Sieg-Kreis in the Archdiocese of Cologne.

Wikipedia: St. Martin (Wormersdorf) (DE)

5. St. Margaretha

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St. Margaretha Elke Wetzig (User:Elya) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Roman Catholic church of St. Margareta in the village of Neukirchen, which belongs to the town of Rheinbach, dates back to the 18th century. Together with the rectory, which is also historic, it is located at Neukirchener Straße 16 and has been a listed building since December 1993. Noteworthy are the Romanesque baptismal font and the peal, which has a bell from the 12th century.

Wikipedia: St. Margareta (Neukirchen) (DE)

6. Waldkapelle

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The forest chapel near Rheinbach is located on the country road 492 between Rheinbach and the district of Todenfeld, about 1 km southeast of the village boundary of Rheinbach in a wooded area. For centuries it has been a place of pilgrimage and the spiritual centre of the Rheinbach parish association.

Wikipedia: Waldkapelle (Rheinbach) (DE)

7. Glasmuseum

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Glasmuseum Elke Wetzig (User:Elya) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Glass Museum in Rheinbach has been in existence since 1968 and is located in the Himmeroder Hof at Himmeroder Wall 6. It is mainly dedicated to historical Czech glass production, specializing in North Bohemian hollow glass, but also showing modern developments in glass processing.

Wikipedia: Glasmuseum Rheinbach (DE), Website

8. St. Martin

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St. Martin Elke Wetzig (User:Elya) / CC BY-SA 3.0

St. Martin is a Roman Catholic parish church in Rheinbach, Germany. It is located in the centre of Rheinbach between the main street and the Langgasse. The parish of St. Martin includes another 10 churches and chapels in the town of Rheinbach and in neighbouring Kalenborn.

Wikipedia: St. Martin (Rheinbach) (DE)

9. Burg Lüftelberg

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Lüftelberg Castle in Lüftelberg, a district of the town of Meckenheim in the Rhein-Sieg district (North Rhine-Westphalia), dates back to a medieval foundation. However, its current castle appearance dates back to the 18th century.

Wikipedia: Burg Lüftelberg (DE)


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