Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Aschaffenburg, Germany

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Tour Facts

Number of sights 9 sights
Distance 3.5 km
Ascend 42 m
Descend 57 m

Explore Aschaffenburg in Germany with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in Aschaffenburg

Sight 1: Gentilhaus

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The Gentil House, also Gentil House, is a museum in the city of Aschaffenburg and contains the collections of the industrialist and art collector Anton Gentil. It is located on Grünewaldstraße 20.

Wikipedia: Gentil-Haus (DE), Website

708 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 2: Sandkirche

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The pilgrimage church of the Mariä Visitation, colloquially sand church - "Ecclesia ad album lilium - church zur Weißen Lilie" is a votive church in Aschaffenburg and pilgrimage church on route 1 - west loop, station 9, the Franconian Marienweg.

Wikipedia: Mariä Heimsuchung (Aschaffenburg) (DE)

316 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 3: Spitalkirche St. Katharina

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The St. Katharina hospital church was built in 1848 as a Romanesque-Classicist style. Today, the Romanian Orthodox Parish presentation of Lord Aschaffenburg celebrates its worship there.

Wikipedia: Spitalkirche St. Katharina (Aschaffenburg) (DE)

367 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 4: Schönborner Hof

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Schönborner HofPeng 16:06, 16 October 2006 (UTC) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Schönborn Court in Aschaffenburg, a baroque building of the 17th century, now houses the Aschaffenburg Natural Science Museum with constant exhibitions and extensive collection of insects, as well as a representative representation of the mineralogy and geology of the Spessart and the Aschaffenburg City and Stiftsarchiv.

Wikipedia: Schönborner Hof (Aschaffenburg) (DE)

250 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 5: Collegiate Church of St Peter and St Alexander

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Collegiate Church of St Peter and St Alexander Johann H. Addicks - addicks@gmx.net / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Kollegiatsstift St. Peter und Alexander is a Catholic church located in Aschaffenburg, Bavaria, Germany. It is the town's oldest church, established in the 10th century, dedicated to Saint Peter and Saint Alexander. The main building was built as a Roman basilica, while other phases were built in the early Gothic style. The current structure is a cruciform basilica, reflecting a variety of styles including a Romanesque nave from the 12th century and a 15th-century tower.

Wikipedia: St. Peter und Alexander (Aschaffenburg) (EN), Website

217 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 6: Christuskirche

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Christuskirche

The Christ Church is the first Evangelical Lutheran town church in Aschaffenburg. It was built in 1837-1839 and is standing in the old town near the castle.

Wikipedia: Christuskirche (Aschaffenburg) (DE), Website

553 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 7: Kapuzinerkirche St. Elisabeth

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Kapuzinerkirche St. Elisabeth

Die Kapuzinerkirche und das Kloster St. Elisabeth war von 1626 bis 2010 Niederlassung und Konvent des Kapuzinerordens in Aschaffenburg.

Wikipedia: Kapuzinerkirche St. Elisabeth (Aschaffenburg) (DE)

745 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 8: Zu unseren lieben Frau

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Zu unseren lieben Frau

Our Lady, often referred to simply as the Mother of God's Parish Church, is the oldest parish church in Aschaffenburg.

Wikipedia: Unsere Liebe Frau (Aschaffenburg) (DE)

368 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 9: Sankt Katharina

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The St. Katharinenpital in Aschaffenburg was built in 1604-1610, the chapel in 1618, destroyed and rebuilt in the Second World War. Today it serves as the church of the Greek Orthodox community of St. Katharina.

Wikipedia: Katharinenspital (Aschaffenburg) (DE)

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