Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Brandenburg an der Havel, Germany

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Number of sights 16 sights
Distance 4.4 km
Ascend 78 m
Descend 37 m

Explore Brandenburg an der Havel 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 Brandenburg an der Havel

Sight 1: ehem. Bahnhof Krakauer Tor

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The Brandenburg train station Krakauer Tor as a former final train station of the Westhavelland district railways is located in the Kraków suburb of the city of Brandenburg an der Havel. The trains drove from him on the single -track, now disused and receded railway line from Brandenburg to Nauen. The train station with the old reception building and a goods shed is now a listed building.

Wikipedia: Bahnhof Brandenburg Krakauer Tor (DE), Heritage Website

1321 meters / 16 minutes

Sight 2: Sankt-Petri-Hospital

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The former St. Peter's Hospital is a listed building on the Cathedral Island of Brandenburg in Brandenburg an der Havel. It is owned by the church and is used and operated by the Evangelical Church District of Mittelmark-Brandenburg as a youth centre café contact. The building at Domlinden 23 is listed as an architectural monument.

Wikipedia: St.-Petri-Hospital (Brandenburg an der Havel) (DE), Heritage Website

106 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 3: Dommuseum

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The cathedral cloister in Brandenburg an der Havel is a monastery-like building in which the canons of the Peter and Paul Cathedral lived according to the rules of the Premonstratensian Order until the Reformation. The sponsor is still the Brandenburg Cathedral Abbey. It was built of brick, initially in Romanesque, mainly Gothic style.

Wikipedia: Domklausur Brandenburg (DE), Heritage Website

89 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 4: St. Peter and Paul Cathedral

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The St. Peter and Paul cathedral is the largest medieval church in Brandenburg an der Havel, Brandenburg, Germany. Construction began in 1165 as a Romanesque Saalkirche. It was expanded several times to a three-aisled Brick Gothic basilica. The cathedral is commonly designated “the cradle of the Mark Brandenburg” for its historic significance. The patron saints are Peter and Paul.

Wikipedia: St. Peter and Paul Cathedral, Brandenburg (EN), Website, Heritage Website

77 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 5: St. Petri

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The Chapel of St. Peter on the Cathedral Island in Brandenburg an der Havel is a small sacred building from the early days of the Christian period of rule of the Mark Brandenburg.

Wikipedia: St. Petri (Brandenburg an der Havel) (DE), Heritage Website

152 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 6: Ev. Grundschule

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The Knights' Academy in Brandenburg Cathedral, or after its incorporation in 1929 in Brandenburg an der Havel, was a school founded in 1704, which was affiliated with St. Peter and Paul. The Evangelical Gymnasium at Brandenburg Cathedral and the Evangelical Primary School Brandenburg an der Havel see themselves in the tradition of the Knights' Academy. The old school building is used by the primary school. The building is a listed building.

Wikipedia: Ritterakademie (Brandenburg an der Havel) (DE), Heritage Website

856 meters / 10 minutes

Sight 7: St. Gotthardt

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Sankt Gotthardt is a church in the city of Brandenburg an der Havel, Germany. It is one of the three main churches of the city, along with St. Catherine's and Brandenburg Cathedral.

Wikipedia: St. Gotthardt (Brandenburg an der Havel) (DE), Website, Heritage Website, Youtube

134 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 8: Saldria

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The Saldria at Gotthardtkirchplatz 9 and 10 is a school building complex in the city of Brandenburg an der Havel. This is designated as a monument.

Wikipedia: Saldria (Gotthardtkirchplatz 9 und 10) (DE), Heritage Website

351 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 9: Quitzowhaus

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The so-called Quitzowhaus is a half-timbered house from the Renaissance in the city of Brandenburg an der Havel and an architectural monument.

Wikipedia: Quitzowhaus (DE), Heritage Website

203 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 10: Ordonnanzhaus

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The so-called Ordonnanzhaus or Steinhaus in Brandenburg an der Havel is a culturally and historically significant town house. It is one of the oldest secular buildings in the Mark Brandenburg and is currently part of the seat of the city government of the city of Brandenburg an der Havel: The Ordonnanzhaus is the official residence of the Lord Mayor of the City of Brandenburg an der Havel.

Wikipedia: Ordonnanzhaus (DE), Heritage Website

10 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 11: Altstädtisches Rathaus

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The Old Town Hall in the city of Brandenburg an der Havel is an outstanding architectural monument and an example of late medieval brick Gothic.

Wikipedia: Altstädtisches Rathaus (Brandenburg an der Havel) (DE), Heritage Website

11 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 12: Inspektorhaus

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The Inspector's House is a historic building in the city of Brandenburg an der Havel. It is designated as an architectural monument.

Wikipedia: Inspektorhaus (Brandenburg an der Havel) (DE), Heritage Website

21 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 13: Sekretariatshaus

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The Secretariat and Syndicate House is a historic and eye-catching semi-detached house in the city of Brandenburg an der Havel. The halves of the building were built in the 16th century. The double building is designated as an architectural monument.

Wikipedia: Sekretariats- und Syndikatshaus (DE), Heritage Website

224 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 14: Museum im Frey-Haus

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The Frey House is one of three museum locations of the Brandenburg an der Havel City Museum. It is located in Brandenburg an der Havel at Ritterstraße 96. The museum building in the Massow Palace is designated as an architectural monument. Since 2019, the director of the Brandenburg an der Havel City Museum has been archaeologist Anja Grothe.

Wikipedia: Museum im Frey-Haus (DE), Website, Heritage Website

655 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 15: Friedenswarte

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The Friedenswarte is an observation tower on the Marienberg in Brandenburg an der Havel, Germany. It is centrally located in the city area, is considered a landmark that can be seen from afar and is designated as an architectural monument. The tower is a successor to a Bismarck Tower built on the same site at the beginning of the 20th century.

Wikipedia: Friedenswarte (Brandenburg an der Havel) (DE), Website

199 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 16: Kulturpark Marienberg

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The Marienberg or Harlungerberg is a mountain in Brandenburg an der Havel, Germany. The Marienberg is one of the culturally and historically significant places in the Mark Brandenburg.

Wikipedia: Marienberg (Brandenburg an der Havel) (DE), Heritage Website

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