5 Sights in Siegen, Germany (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Siegen, 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 5 sights are available in Siegen, Germany.

List of cities in Germany Sightseeing Tours in Siegen

1. Nikolaikirche

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The Nikolaikirche is a church building in the North Rhine-Westphalian city of Siegen, whose history goes back to the 13th century. The church stands on the Siegberg, the settlement core of the medieval old town. She receives her architectural peculiarity through her hexagonal floor plan; The nave is the only European indoor hexagon north of the Alps. With the crown, the church tower of the Nikolaikirche bears the symbol of the city of Siegen, a forged and gilded crown with a diameter of over two meters from the 17th century. As the highest building on the Siegberg, the church tower with a height of 53 meters and with a striking red and white coat of paint shapes the silhouette of the city. The church gained international fame through its church treasure with a silver baptismal shell from the 16th century. Since the Reformation, the Nikolaikirche has been an evangelical church, Protestant-reformed parish church of Siegens since 1580. The Siegen town hall and the market square are located below the church.

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2. Oberes Schloss

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Obere Schloss is located on Mount Siegberg 307 meters high in Siegen town. The complex dates back to a medieval castle and was originally jointly owned by the Archbishop of Cologne and the Earl of Nassau. Later, it became the property of Nassau people. After partial reconstruction, it is sometimes used as a residence. Today, the complex is home to the Seagland Museum.

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3. Ringlokschuppen

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

Sigan's list of architectural monuments includes protected buildings in Sigan City, North Rhine-Westphalia Sigan-Wittgenstein District. These monuments are included in the list of monuments in the city of Siegen; The list is based on the Law on the Protection of Monuments in North Rhine-Westphalia.

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4. Siegberg

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Siegberg Bob Ionescu / Attribution

Siegberg is a mountain in the center of the town of Siegen in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Siegberg is the oldest settlement in the town. The oldest surviving settlement traces can be traced back to the 10th century.

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5. Aktives Museum Südwestfalen

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The Siegen was the religious center of the Jewish community in the Westphalian city of Siegen from its inauguration in 1904 until the destruction by arson during the November 1938 November pogroms on November 10 of the year.

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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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