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

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Here you can find interesting sights in Solingen, 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 Solingen, Germany.

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1. Gräfrather Lichtturm

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Gräfrather Lichtturm Frank Vincentz / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Lichtturm in Solingen, North Rhine-Westphalia, is a converted, former water tower. It is located in the district of Gräfrath near the highest point of the city of Solingen at almost 276 meters above sea level. Due to its former function, it unofficially continues to bear the name Gräfrather Wasserturm. The tower was built in 1904, shut down in 1983 and rebuilt in the mid-1990s.

Wikipedia: Lichtturm (DE)

2. Walder Kirche

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Solingen-Wald Evangelical Church, referred to as Wald Church for short, is a classical church in Solingen, Germany, with Roman West Tower. It is located in the center of the Wald am Walder Kirchplatz district. The tower of Wald Church is the oldest existing building in Solingen, which was built around 1150.

Wikipedia: Evangelische Kirche Solingen-Wald (DE)

3. Reformierte Kirche

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Reformierte Kirche Pitichinaccio / Public domain

The Reformed Church in Cronenberg is one of the most striking churches on the Southern Heights of Wuppertal in the Cronenberg district and is considered one of the most beautiful churches in the Bergisches Land due to its proportions and the particularly successful onion tower.

Wikipedia: Reformierte Kirche Cronenberg (DE)

4. Tierpark Fauna

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Tierpark Fauna Frank Vincentz / CC-BY-SA-3.0

The Tierpark Fauna is a three-hectare zoo in Solingen-Gräfrath, which is open all year round. It lies northeast of the centre of Gräfrath in the Gräfrather Heide on Lützowstraße. It is organized as Natur- und Vogelschutzverein Tierpark Fauna e. V.

Wikipedia: Tierpark Fauna (DE)

5. Deutsches Klingenmuseum

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Deutsches Klingenmuseum Klaus Tettinger, Solingen / CC-BY-SA-3.0

The German Blade Museum, located in the Gräfrath district of Solingen, displays cutlery, bare weapons and cutlery. The exhibits on display illustrate the blade and its use throughout history, and explain the importance of cutting in human history.

Wikipedia: Deutsches Klingenmuseum (DE)

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