Self-guided Sightseeing Tour #4 in Hagen, Germany


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 7 sights
Distance 6.8 km
Ascend 273 m
Descend 353 m

Experience Hagen 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.

Individual Sights in Hagen

Sight 1: Eugen-Richter-Turm

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Eugen-Richter-Turm Frank Vincentz / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Eugen Richter Tower is an observation tower in the Westphalian town of Hagen, above the district of Wehringhausen.

Wikipedia: Eugen-Richter-Turm (DE)

1779 meters / 21 minutes

Sight 2: Bismarckturm Hagen

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Bismarckturm Hagen Frank Vincentz / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Hagen Bismarck Tower in memory of the first Reich Chancellor of the German Empire, Otto von Bismarck, stands in the Westphalian city of Hagen on the nearby Goldberg.

Wikipedia: Bismarckturm (Hagen) (DE), Website

1903 meters / 23 minutes


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Elber's textile factory was a company in Hagen that existed from 1822 to 1932. Located in the center of Hagen, the company premises of the cotton textile factory for the economic development of the city was of great importance.

Wikipedia: Textilfabrik Elbers (DE)

1073 meters / 13 minutes

Sight 4: Arbeitersiedlung Walddorfstraße

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The workers' housing estate Walddorfstraße of the Hagener Textilindustrie Gebr. Elbers AG in Hagen (Westphalia) was planned by the Munich architect Richard Riemerschmid. Her name is closely associated with the Hagen Impulse and the great Hagen patron of the arts, Karl Ernst Osthaus.

Wikipedia: Arbeitersiedlung Walddorfstraße (DE)

591 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 5: Heilig-Geist-Kirche

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The Church of the Holy Spirit is the church of the Catholic parish of the Holy Spirit in Hagen (Westphalia) in the district of Emst. The foundation stone was laid on 9 May 1954. The consecration took place on 12 June 1955 by the Paderborn Auxiliary Bishop Franz Hengsbach. The church was designed by the well-known Cologne architect Dominikus Böhm, who had a decisive influence on church building in Germany in the post-war years.

Wikipedia: Heilig-Geist-Kirche (Hagen) (DE), Website

1140 meters / 14 minutes

Sight 6: Villa Cuno

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The Villa Cuno is a villa built in 1909/10 according to a design by Peter Behrens and construction management by Walter Gropius for the mayor of Hagen, Willi Cuno, in Hagen-Eppenhausen, Haßleyer Straße 35. It has been used by a kindergarten since the mid-1990s.

Wikipedia: Villa Cuno (DE)

314 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 7: Hohenhof

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Hohenhof Frank Vincentz / CC BY-SA 3.0

Hohenhof is a 1908-built Art Nouveau villa, located within Gartenstadt Hohenhagen in the city of Hagen, Germany. The villa was designed by Belgian architect Henry van de Velde as a Gesamtkunstwerk - incorporating shell, accessories, furnishings, landscape and all into the building's design.

Wikipedia: Hohenhof (EN)


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