Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #13 in Bremen, Germany


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 30 sights
Distance 11.1 km
Ascend 138 m
Descend 145 m

Experience Bremen in Germany in a whole new way with our self-guided sightseeing tour. This site not only offers you practical information and insider tips, but also a rich variety of activities and sights you shouldn't miss. Whether you love art and culture, want to explore historical sites or simply want to experience the vibrant atmosphere of a lively city - you'll find everything you need for your personal adventure here.

Activities in BremenIndividual Sights in Bremen

Sight 1: Villa Bünemann

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The Villa Bünemann is located in Bremen-Schwachhausen, district Radio Bremen, Bürgermeister-Spitta-Allee No. 18.

Wikipedia: Villa Bünemann (DE), Website

1418 meters / 17 minutes

Sight 2: Sankt Remberti

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Sankt Remberti

St. Remberti – named after Rimbert, who was Bishop of Bremen from 865 to 888 – is a Protestant parish in the Bremen district of Schwachhausen.

Wikipedia: St. Remberti (Bremen) (DE), Website

1695 meters / 20 minutes

Sight 3: Haus Blumeneck/ Vietor Haus

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Haus Blumeneck/ Vietor Haus

The building at Schwachhauser Heerstraße 64, built as Villa Biermann, in Bremen-Schwachhausen, Schwachhauser Heerstraße, is now part of the Kippenberg-Gymnasium as the Vietor House. It is a listed building.

Wikipedia: Schwachhauser Heerstraße 64 (DE), Website

1237 meters / 15 minutes

Sight 4: Sankt Ansgarii

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Sankt Ansgarii

St. Ansgarii Church was a medieval Brick Gothic church in Bremen. The 97-meter-high tower was the tallest landmark of the city for centuries. The church was the starting point of the Reformation in Bremen. The building was severely damaged during World War II and the ruin was demolished in the 1950s. A new church building under the same name was constructed outside of the old city.

Wikipedia: St. Ansgarii Church (EN), Website, Url

811 meters / 10 minutes

Sight 5: Villa Dunkel

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Villa Dunkel is located in Bremen, district of Schwachhausen, district Bürgerpark, Parkallee 101. The residential building was built in 1897 according to plans by Albert Dunkel. It has been a Bremen listed building since 1973.

Wikipedia: Villa Dunkel (DE), Website

1130 meters / 14 minutes

Sight 6: Postamt 5

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Postamt 5

The Bremen 5 post office, also called the main post office 5, was the central building of the Hanover Oberpostdirektion near the main train station in Bremen and long years of one of the largest buildings in the Hanseatic city. From 1996, large parts of the house stood empty for a long time and were only partially used.

Wikipedia: Postamt Bremen 5 (DE)

625 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 7: Metropol Theater Bremen

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Metropol Theater Bremen (Christian) Jason Peper dewp:User:Trublu / CC BY-SA 2.5

The Metropol Theater Bremen is a venue in Bremen, Germany. There are events of various kinds, from musicals to RTL's super talent or concerts by well-known artists.

Wikipedia: Metropol Theater Bremen (DE), Website

212 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 8: Raupe

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Raupe Till F. Teenck / CC BY 3.0

Caterpillar is a light sculpture in Bremen. It is located in Bremen-Mitte at Präsident-Kennedy-Platz at the Bremen State Archives and is listed in the list of monuments and statues of the city of Bremen.

Wikipedia: Raupe (Skulptur) (DE)

52 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 9: Occasion Dramatique

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The sculpture Occasion Dramatique is located in Bremen-Mitte, on Präsident-Kennedy-Platz in front of BLG's headquarters. It is listed in the list of monuments and statues of the city of Bremen.

Wikipedia: Occasion Dramatique (DE)

57 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 10: Romari

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The Romari sculpture is located in Bremen – Mitte at Präsident-Kennedy-Platz/Contrescarpe in front of BLG's headquarters. It is listed in the list of monuments and statues of the city of Bremen.

Wikipedia: Romari (DE)

438 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 11: Mann und Frau

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The sculpture Man and Woman in Bremen-Mitte in the Bremer Wallanlagen near the Herdentor is listed in the list of monuments and statues of the city of Bremen.

Wikipedia: Mann und Frau (Skulptur) (DE)

225 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 12: Schweinehirt und seine Herde

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Schweinehirt und seine Herde

The Swineherd and His Herd is a bronze group of figures in Bremen-Mitte at the end of Sögestraße near the streets Am Wall and Herdentorsteinweg. It was erected in 1974 and is listed in the list of monuments and statues of the city of Bremen.

Wikipedia: Schweinehirt und seine Herde (DE)

112 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 13: Katharinenkloster

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St Catherine's Monastery in Bremen, Germany, was founded in 1253 by the Dominicans. Today traces of its existence remain in the area of the Katharinenstraße and Katharinenklosterhof in the old town.

Wikipedia: St Catherine's Monastery, Bremen (EN), Website

275 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 14: Neptunbrunnen

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Neptunbrunnen Martin Peterdamm / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Neptune fountain on the cathedral courtyard in Bremen is a work of art by the sculptor Waldemar Otto, which was set up in 1991. It is one of the few modern Neptune fountains.

Wikipedia: Neptunbrunnen (Bremen) (DE)

144 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 15: Skulpturengarten

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SkulpturengartenUlamm (Diskussion) 13:18, 5 November 2014 (UTC) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The sculpture garden of the Bürgerschaft is located in Bremen in the Mitte district on Bremen's market square to the right of the Haus der Bürgerschaft. It can be visited during the opening hours of the Bremen Parliament.

Wikipedia: Skulpturengarten der Bürgerschaft (DE)

74 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 16: Turmbläser

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The Turmbläserbrunnen is a fountain column in Bremen in front of the south side of the towers of the cathedral. It was erected with its bronze sculpture group by Max Dennert in 1899.

Wikipedia: Turmbläserbrunnen (Bremen) (DE), Website

77 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 17: Verkehrsturm

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The Domsheide traffic tower in Bremen-Mitte, district of Altstadt, Domsheide at the corner of Balgebrückstraße, dates from 1988.

Wikipedia: Verkehrsturm Domsheide (DE), Website

148 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 18: St. Johann

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St. John's Church is a Roman Catholic provost church in Bremen. It was built in the fourteenth century as a Franciscan abbey church and has been a listed monument since 1973.

Wikipedia: St. John's Church, Bremen (EN), Url

119 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 19: Schifferhaus

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The Shipper's House in Bremen, Germany is a building in the oldest district of the Free Hanseatic city of Bremen. The house was registered as an historical monument in 1973 and is in Schnoor. During the last 25 years of the 20th century the house was a private museum. It was an attraction for many visitors including the former German Foreign Minister Hans-Dietrich Genscher.

Wikipedia: Shipper's House in Bremen (EN), Url

454 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 20: Martinikirche

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The St. Martin's Church is a Protestant church in the old town of Bremen. It is located near the Weser river and is one of the oldest churches in the city.

Wikipedia: St. Martin's Church, Bremen (EN), Website, Url

114 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 21: Robinson-Crusoe-Haus

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Robinson Crusoe House is a stepped-gabled house on Böttcherstraße in the old town district of Bremen, Germany. It was built by the prosperous coffee merchant Ludwig Roselius who admired the pioneering spirit of Daniel Defoe's fictional hero Robinson Crusoe.

Wikipedia: Robinson Crusoe House (EN), Website

37 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 22: Ludwig Roselius Museum

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The Ludwig Roselius Museum on Böttcherstraße in the old town of Bremen, Germany, houses the private collection of the successful coffee merchant Ludwig Roselius (1874–1943). Artefacts from the Middle Ages to the Baroque period are on display. The house itself which was completed in 1588 has a history going back to the 14th century.

Wikipedia: Ludwig Roselius Museum (EN), Website, Opening Hours

49 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 23: Paula-Becker-Modersohn-Haus

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Paula-Becker-Modersohn-Haus Kunstsammlungen Böttcherstraße / CC BY 2.5

The Paula Modersohn-Becker Museum in Bremen, Germany, is the first museum in the world devoted to a female artist. Modersohn-Becker (1876–1907) was one of the most important early Expressionists, and the museum features key works from each of her creative periods.

Wikipedia: Paula Modersohn-Becker Museum (EN), Website

70 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 24: Spitzen Gebel

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Spitzen Gebel is a historic building in the centre of Bremen, Germany, located at No. 1, Hinter dem Schütting. Its origins date to the year 1400, but it was rebuilt in the Gothic style in 1590 with additions in 1610. Since 1973, it has been a listed building.

Wikipedia: Spitzen Gebel (EN), Website

190 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 25: Stadtwaage

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The Stadtwaage at No. 13 Langenstraße in Bremen (Germany) is the building in which the municipal weighing scales used to be housed. The facility was created in order to levy taxes and excise duties while protecting merchants and customers against fraud and dishonesty.

Wikipedia: Stadtwaage (Bremen) (EN), Website

147 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 26: Helmuth von Moltke

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The Moltke monument in Bremen is located on the wall of the north tower of the Church of Our Lady. In the form of an equestrian statue, it commemorates the Prussian Field Marshal Helmuth von Moltke. The monument was built according to a model by the Munich sculptor Hermann Hahn with the assistance of the Berlin architect Heinrich Jennen and has been a listed building since 1973.

Wikipedia: Moltkedenkmal (Bremen) (DE), Website

20 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 27: Marcus-Brunnen

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The Marcus Fountain in Bremen-Mitte is located in the Liebfrauenkirchhof. It was inaugurated in 1909 and has been a listed building since 1973.

Wikipedia: Marcus-Brunnen (Liebfrauenkirchhof) (DE), Website

174 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 28: Mall of Fame

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Mall of Fame

Mall of Fame is the unofficial name of a pedestrian zone in Bremen. It runs under the glass roof of the 250 meter long Lloyd passage in the center of the Hanseatic city.

Wikipedia: Mall of Fame (DE)

270 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 29: Rehbrunnen / Hildebrandbrunnen

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Rehbrunnen / Hildebrandbrunnen Rami Tarawneh / CC BY 2.5

The Rehbrunnen, also known as the Hildebrandbrunnen, is located in the Mitte district of Bremen in the Bremer Wallanlagen near the Herdentorswallmühle. The fountain is a listed building.

Wikipedia: Rehbrunnen (Bremen) (DE), Website

766 meters / 9 minutes

Sight 30: Three Triangles

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The sculpture Three Triangles, also known as Outdoor Piece for Bremen, is located in Bremen's Neustadt at the north end of the Teerhof. It is listed in the list of monuments and statues of the city of Bremen.

Wikipedia: Three Triangles (DE)


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