32 Sights in Wuppertal, Germany (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Wuppertal, 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 32 sights are available in Wuppertal, Germany.

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1. Steigerturm

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Steigerturm Frank Vincentz / CC-BY-SA-3.0

The Ronsdorf rigid tower is a striking monument in Ronsdorf, a today's district of the Bergisches Großstadt Wuppertal in North Rhine-Westphalia/Germany. The rising tower is located in the area of the older site of the fire station in Ronsdorf. On the left is the old part of the vehicle halls with parking spaces for two emergency vehicles. To the right of the tower lies the former lounge of the extinguishing room, which is now used by the youth fire brigade.

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2. St. Remigius

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St. Remigius is the Roman Catholic parish church for the Wuppertal district of Sonnborn and a place of worship for the parish of St. Remigius, which represents the continuation of what is probably the oldest Christian community in Wuppertal until the Reformation. Together with the churches of St. Boniface, the Immaculate Conception and St. Ludger, it is part of the parish community Wuppertaler Westen.

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3. Friedhofskirche

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Friedhofskirche Die Autorenschaft wurde nicht in einer maschinell lesbaren Form angegeben. Es wird Thomas Wtal als Autor angenommen (basierend auf den Rechteinhaber-Angaben). / CC BY-SA 2.5

The Elberfeld Cemetery Church is one of the largest churches in Wuppertal and the third oldest built for the Elberfeld Reformed Church. Important Reformed priests, such as Herman Albert Hesse, the host of the Reformed Coalition, or Herman Krukist Hesse, a church historian, served there. With 1,020 seats, it is the second largest Protestant church in the Rhineland after Constantine Cathedral in Trier.

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4. Stadthalle

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The Stadthalle Wuppertal is one of the most important sights of the city and at the same time known worldwide as a concert and event venue due to its unique acoustics. It is located on the Johannisberg in the south of Elberfeld, not far from the city centre and Wuppertal Central Station. In the immediate vicinity are the swimming opera and the Wilhelm-Dörpfeld-Gymnasium.

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5. Otto Graf von Bismarck

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Bismarck Monument, located in the then independent town of Bamen, was completed in 1902. Designed by Berlin sculptor Hugo Lederer, it originally stood in front of Old Bammer City Hall in Witstlarsen; In the year the new Bammer City Hall was built, it was moved to its present location in the autumn of 1921, in front of the Bammer Hall of Fame in Geschwister-Scholl-Platz.

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6. Gräfrather Lichtturm

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Gräfrather Lichtturm Frank Vincentz / CC BY-SA 3.0

Lichtturm, in Solingen, North Rhine-Westphalia, is a converted former water tower. It is located in Gräfrath district, near the highest point of Solingen city, with an altitude of about 276 meters. Because of its previous functionality, it is still unofficially named after Gräfrather Wasserturm. The tower was built in 1904, closed in 1983 and rebuilt in the mid-1990s.

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7. Lego-Brücke

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The Lego-Brücke is a concrete beam bridge which crosses over the Schwesterstraße in the North Rhine-Westphalian city of Wuppertal, Germany. In 2011, graffiti and street artist Martin Heuwold repainted the bridge in the style of Lego bricks, receiving national and international media attention for his work. The work was awarded the Deutscher Fassadenpreis in 2012.

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8. Alte Kirche Langerfeld

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The Alte Kirche is a Protestant church in the district Langerfeld of Wuppertal. It is one of two churches of the Protestant congregation Langerfeld and is located between the Odoakerstraße and the Schwelmer Straße. It was built from 1768 to 1786; the first service took place on 24 September 1786, and was celebrated to the memory of Frederick II of Prussia.

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9. Unterbarmer Hauptkirche

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The suburminarian main church is a Protestant church in Wuppertal-Barmen. The Unterbarm church is of particular importance for two reasons: On the one hand, it is the first church building of the architect Heinrich Hübsch, on the other hand, on the other hand it is one of the earliest known buildings of neuromanic architecture.

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10. Lutherkirche Heidt

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The Lutherkirche is a Protestant church on the Oberen Sehlhofstrasse on Heidt in the Heckinghausen district of Wuppertal. As Lutherkirche Heidt, after the closures of the old Wupperfeld church and the Hatzfeld church, it is one of the last two remaining preachers of the Evangelical parish of Memarke-Wupperfeld in Barmen.

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11. Tierpark Fauna

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

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12. Auferstehungskirche Heckinghausen

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The Church of the Resurrection is an evangelical church building in the Heckinghausen district of Wuppertal. It is the isolated place of worship and preferred wedding ceremony of the United Evangelical Parish of Heckinghausen and also the cemetery chapel of the Evangelical Cemetery on the Norrenberg.

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13. CityKirche Elberfeld

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The Old Reformed Church is the oldest church in the Wuppertal district of Elberfeld. It is the successor building of the Catholic Church of St. Laurentius until the Reformation and has been the Protestant main church of the Wuppertal church district since 2005 as The City Church of Elberfeld.

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14. St. Maria Empfängnis

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The Church of Santa Maria Conception in Wuppertal-Vohwinkel is a Roman Catholic church and, along with the Church of Sankt Bonifatius, the Church of Sankt Ludger and the Church of Sankt Remigius, is one of the four preaching sites of the Wuppertaler Westen Diocese Association.

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15. Kalktrichterofen

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Kalktrichterofen, located in Eskesberg, Elberfeld-West District, Wuppertal, Germany, is a 19th century historic industrial monument. It is one of the only remaining industrial lime kilns in Nidelberg area. The Lime Furnace is home to the Wuppertal Museum of Industrial Culture.

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16. Reformierte Kirche

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Reformierte Kirche Pitichinaccio / Public domain

The Reformed Church in Cronenberg is one of the most high-profile churches in the Cronenberg district in the southern highlands of Wuppertal, and is considered one of the most beautiful churches in the Burgish area due to its scale and particularly successful Onion Tower.

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17. Kaiser-Wilhelm-Höhe

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The Kaiser-Wilhelm-Höhe, also Deisemannskopf, is the summit of the Norrenberg in the Barmer Forest in the Heckinghausen district of Wuppertal. From the viewpoint there you have a wide view of the eastern Wuppertal districts of Heckinghausen and Langerfeld.

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18. Bibel- und Schöpfungsmuseum

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The Wuppertal Bible Museum is located at Bendahler Straße in Wuppertal. Its premises were expanded in 2008 to include an adjacent building at Bendahler Straße 58-60, in addition to the former main building at the corner of Bendahler Straße/Wolkenburg.

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19. Zoo Wuppertal

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Wuppertal Zoo is a 24-hectare (59-acre) zoo in Wuppertal, Germany. About 5,000 animals representing about 500 species from around the world live at the zoo, including apes, monkeys, bears, big cats, elephants, as well as birds, reptiles, and fish.

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20. Evangelische Kirche Beyenburg

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Evangelische Kirche Beyenburg Pitichinaccio / Public domain

The Evangelical Church in Beyenburg is a church building in Beyenburg, a district of Wuppertal. It is the center of the Beyenburg-Laaken parish. The municipality has 2442 members after the two municipalities in Beyenburg and Laaken merged in 2003.

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21. Rotter Kirche

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Rotter Kirche is a Protestant church in the Wuppertal-Barmen Rott district in Germany and, together with Unterbarmer Hauptkirche and Pauluskirche, serves as a missionary station for the congregation of the Unterbarmen United Protestant Church.

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22. Schloss Lüntenbeck

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Haus Lüntenbeck, known as Schloss Lüntenbeck, is a former moated castle or fortress in Wuppertal. With its largely unchanged structure, it is one of the oldest buildings in the city and was one of the twelve manors in the Amt of Solingen.

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23. Jahrhunderteiche

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The ponds of the century is a memorial tree on the southeastern edge of the Barmer Forest in Wuppertal near the Villa Foresta. The oak was planted on April 1, 1908 for the annual celebration of the then independent city of Barmen.

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24. Botanischer Garten

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The Botanischer Garten Wuppertal, also known as the Botanischer Garten der Stadt Wuppertal, is a municipal botanical garden located at Elisenhöhe 1, Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is open daily without charge.

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25. Armenpflegedenkmal

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Armenpflegedenkmal Autor/-in unbekanntUnknown author / Public domain

The neoclassical El Befeld Monument to Care for the Poor is the work of El Befeld sculptor William Neumann-Tolburg (1856-1917). It was built in 1903 and is located in the church square of the Old Reformed Church in Elberfeld.

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26. Gerechtigkeitsbrunnen

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The justice fountain is a fountain designed by the sculptor Bernhard Hoetger in Wuppertal-Elberfeld, which was inaugurated in 1910 during the festival week for the 300th anniversary of Elberfeld on the then "Exercierplatz".

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27. Niederländisch-Reformierte Gemeinde

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The Dutch Reformed Church of Wuppertal is an independent Protestant Reformed Church. It has the legal form of a body corporate under public law and has been a full member of the Evangelical-Old Reformed Church since 2001.

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28. Skulpturenpark Waldfrieden

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Waldfrieden Sculpture Park is a sculpture park in Wuppertal, Germany, designed by British sculptor Tony Cragg. It is a private museum managed by the Cragg Foundation, which was founded in 2005 as a non-profit foundation.

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29. Alte lutherische Kirche am Kolk

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According to the old Reformed Church, the old Lutheran church on the Kolk is the second oldest church in the Elberfeld district of Wuppertal and one of five worship sites of the Evangelical parish of Elberfeld-Nord.

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30. Gemarker Kirche

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Gemarker Kirche Scribo / Public domain

The Gemarker Church is a Evangelical Church in the Wuppertal district of Barmen, in which the Barmer confession synod of the German Evangelical Church adopted the Barmer theological explanation on May 31, 1934.

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31. Neue Kirche

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Neue Kirche Der ursprünglich hochladende Benutzer war Pitichinaccio in der Wikipedia auf Deutsch
(Originaltext: de:Benutzer:Pitichinaccio) / Public domain

New Reformed Church, also known as New Church, II. The Reformed Church, commonly known as Sophienkirche, is the second church built for the Reformed Church in the Elberfeld district of Wuppertal today.

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32. Engelnberg

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The Engelnberg is an approximately 197 meter high elevation in North Rhine-Westphalia, in the urban area of Wuppertal in the district of Elberfeld and is also the namesake for the street Am Engelnberg.

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