12 Sights in Sankt Augustin, Germany (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Sankt Augustin, 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 12 sights are available in Sankt Augustin, Germany.

List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Sankt Augustin

1. Basis-Bonn 1847

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Basis-Bonn 1847 Jotquadrat / CC-BY-SA-3.0

The Bonn base is a 2.1-kilometer-long geodetic baseline that Berlin's chief of staff Johann Jakob Baeyer used as the basis for the Rhine triangulation. Its route is marked by three measuring points. At one of them, at Bonn-Alberg of Kölnstraße in Josefshöhe, in front of the neo-Gothic chapel stands a small cast iron table engraved with commemorative inscriptions: 1847 Bonn base in 1847, under the guidance of geodetic General Johann Jakob Baeyer (1794-1885), a 2134-meter-long iron rod was measured on Kölnstraße between Bonn and Hersel, accurate to millimeters. It is the starting point (foundation) of the Rheinland triangulation network from Aachen to Zurich, which is used to determine the earth map and land survey. In order to align (align) the measuring rods and measurements, three 1.1-metre tall columns were used, their previous positions marked in 1980 with the words "Basis Bonn 1847" in cast iron plates.

Wikipedia: Basis Bonn (DE)

2. Stadtmuseum Siegburg

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The Siegburg Stadtmuseum is an archaeological, artistic and cultural history museum about the history of Siegburg. It opened in May 1990 at the former Market Latin School, the birthplace of composer Engelbert Hempedink. At four exhibition levels, the museum records the history of the city from the early days to the present. In addition to archaeology, fossils and Zigberg Renaissance ceramics, there are exhibitions of contemporary artists. Siegburg Stadtmuseum, together with two activity rooms that can accommodate 199 visitors, is a cultural center in Rhein-Sieg-Kreis on the right bank of the Rhine River. Since 2014, it has been connected with the Siegburg City Library through a channel and has become an open cultural home.

Wikipedia: Stadtmuseum Siegburg (DE)

3. Sankt Servatius

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St. Salvatius Catholic Diocese Church is a church building in Siegburg, Germany. Choir architecture is an early example of accepting the high Gothic architecture of Cologne Cathedral, and was adopted in subsequent buildings such as Willich University Church and Mönchengladbach The church is well-equipped, and the treasury has important medieval artworks. It is part of the diocese of St. Servatius Sigberg in the archdiocese of Cologne.

Wikipedia: St. Servatius (Siegburg) (DE)

4. Else Knobel

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Hennef (Sieg) 's Stolpersteine list lists the existing memorial stones in the Stolpersteine project carried out by artist Gunter Demnig to commemorate the victims of Hennef (Sieg) 's National Socialist persecution or murder. Since 2008, on the monument to the SövenerStra ® e 5 synagogue, which was destroyed in 1938, there are two plaques commemorating the Jewish citizens of Hennef who were murdered between 1936 and 1945.

Wikipedia: Liste der Stolpersteine in Hennef (DE)

5. Sankt Maria Rosenkranzkönigin

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Sankt Maria Rosenkranzkönigin Stefan Knauf / Public domain

Sankt Maria Rosenkranzkönigin is a Roman Catholic chapel in the Sankt Augustiner ortsteil Meindorf in the Rhein-Sieg-Kreis in North Rhine-Westphalia. It is a branch church of St. Augustine in Menden and thus belongs to the Catholic pastoral care area Sankt Augustin in the district deanery Rhein-Sieg-Kreis of the Archdiocese of Cologne. The chapel was completed in 1912.

Wikipedia: St. Maria Rosenkranzkönigin (Meindorf) (DE)

6. Historisches Wegkreuz

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Historisches Wegkreuz Herausgeber: Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Energie, Bauen, Wohnen und Verkehr des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen / Public domain

The list of architectural monuments in Hennef (Sieg) contains the listed buildings on the territory of the city of Hennef (Sieg) in the Rhein-Sieg district in North Rhine-Westphalia. These monuments are registered in the list of monuments of the city of Hennef (Sieg); The basis for admission is the North Rhine-Westphalia Monument Protection Act.

Wikipedia: Liste der Baudenkmäler in Hennef (Sieg) (DE)

7. Schloß Allner

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Schloss Allner is a fifteenth-century castle in Rhein-Sieg-Kreis, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is located on the southern slope of the Nutscheid Ridge, on the north bank of the River Sieg, and just northeast of the Allner See. It lies to the northeast of the town of Hennef, east of the district of Allner.

Wikipedia: Schloss Allner (EN)

8. Michaelsberg

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Michaelsberg / Public domain

Michaelsberg, commonly known as Michelsberg, is 118.46 meters above sea level. NHN in Siegburg, Rhine-Siegel District, North Rhine-Westphalia is at high altitude, about 55 meters above the city. Its former Michaelsburg monastery is located in the hilltop area and is a landmark of the city.

Wikipedia: Michaelsberg (Siegburg) (DE)

9. Sankt Augustinus

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Sankt Augustinus is the Roman Catholic parish church of Menden, a district of Sankt Augustin (Rhein-Sieg-Kreis) in North Rhine-Westphalia. It belongs to the Catholic pastoral care area Sankt Augustin in the district deanery Rhein-Sieg-Kreis of the Archdiocese of Cologne.

Wikipedia: St. Augustinus (Menden) (DE)

10. Alter Bahnhof Hennef

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Hennef (Sieg) station is located on the Sieg Railway in the town of Hennef (Sieg) in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. It was opened in 1859 for passenger and freight traffic by the Cologne-Minden Railway Company along with the Sieg Railway.

Wikipedia: Hennef (Sieg) station (EN)

11. Siegessäule

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Siegessäule in Siegburg was built in memory of Siegburg and Siegkreis soldiers killed in the German Unification War in 1866 and 1870/71. Winged Victoria stands on a sphere with symbols of victory (laurel wreath) and peace (palm branch) in her hand.

Wikipedia: Siegessäule (Siegburg) (DE)

12. Kur-Theater Hennef

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The Kurtheater Hennef was built in 1938. In addition to the already closed film theatres Central and Parklichtspiele on Frankfurter Straße, it is the first and last of three cinemas in Hennef. The building is a listed building and has 195 seats.

Wikipedia: Kurtheater Hennef (DE)

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