Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Hemer, Germany

Tour Facts

Number of sights 7 sights
Distance 4.1 km
Ascend 171 m
Descend 188 m

Explore Hemer 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.

All Sightseeing Tours in Hemer Individual Sights in Hemer

Sight 1: Sauerlandpark Hemer

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The Sauerlandpark Hemer is an approximately 27-hectare amusement park in Hemer, which is located on the former site of the State Garden Show 2010. Essential elements of the garden show park such as the Grohe Forum, the theme gardens, the Jüberg Tower and the Park of the Senses have been preserved. The park was opened on April 16, 2011 and offers space for cultural events. The sponsor is the Sauerlandpark Hemer GmbH in the form of the renaming of the Landesgartenschau Hemer 2010 GmbH. In fact, the Sauerlandpark Hemer bears the legacy of the Hemer State Garden Show 2010 through the continued identity of the GmbH.

Wikipedia: Sauerlandpark Hemer (DE)

1232 meters / 15 minutes

Sight 2: Heinrichshöhle

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Heinrichshöhle Heinz-Werner Weber / CC BY-SA 2.0

Heinrichshöhle is a stalactite cave near Sundwig, the Hemer district of M ä rkisches Kreis north of Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia. It is 320 meters long and is part of the Burick cave system, with a total passage length of 3.5 kilometers. Open to visitors, it was expanded between 1903 and 1905 by innkeeper Heinrich Mays as a showcase cave and illuminated with electric lights. Heinrichshöhle's first written name was in 1771, with an entry on a corridor map. In the 19th century Heinrichshöhle. Until the beginning of the 20th century. It is one of the most abundant sites in Pleistocene bones in Europe. Among them are the skeletons of several cave bears, one of which is on display in the cave. The cave has an obvious river cave profile, with cracks and fissures over 20 meters high in the massive or coral limestone of Middle Devonian. It is rich in sintered matter, with different stalagmites, stalactites, sintered plumes and sintered terraces of different sizes. The display hole is operated by Arbeitsgemeinschaft (ArGe) Höhle und Karst Sauerland/Hemer e. V. Regular guided tours.

Wikipedia: Heinrichshöhle (DE)

397 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 3: Alte Höhle

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Alte Höhle, also known as Von-der-Becke-Höhle, named after Heinrich von der Becke, is a stalactite cave in Hemer Sundwig district. It is 630 meters long. This cave is located in the middle Devonian massive limestone in Surland, and is connected with other caves through the Burick cave system. It was first mentioned in writing in the 15th century. Century.

Wikipedia: Alte Höhle (Hemer) (DE)

265 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 4: Felsenmeermuseum

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The Felsenmeermuseum is a local history museum in Hemer opened in 1989. It is housed in the Villa Grah in the Sundwig district, built in 1902 and is a listed building, and was named after the neighbouring Felsenmeer. The museum gives an insight into the history of the sea of rocks, where iron ore was mined more than a thousand years ago. Other topics include the industrial and urban history of Hemer.

Wikipedia: Felsenmeermuseum (DE), Website

342 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 5: Sundwiger Mühle

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Sundwiger Mühle Die Autorenschaft wurde nicht in einer maschinell lesbaren Form angegeben. Es wird Asio otus als Autor angenommen (basierend auf den Rechteinhaber-Angaben). / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Sundwiger Mühle is the last water mill still in operation in the Märkischer Kreis. It is located in the Hemeran district of Sundwig in the north of the Sauerland.

Wikipedia: Sundwiger Mühle (DE), Website

257 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 6: St. Bonifatius Kirche

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The church of St. Boniface is the tallest building in the city of Hemer at about 70 meters and has been a listed building since 2001. St. Boniface is the second oldest of the five Catholic branch churches in Hemer and is located in the district of Sundwig. The community lies in the deanery of Märkisches Sauerland.

Wikipedia: St. Bonifatius (Hemer) (DE)

1649 meters / 20 minutes

Sight 7: Evangeliumschristen-Baptisten e.V.

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St. Thomas Church is a former Protestant church in Hemer in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, which was consecrated in 1966. In 2007, the congregation sold the building to the Hemer Baptist Church. The church is located in Gockelsches Park in the center of the Westig district.

Wikipedia: Thomaskirche (Hemer) (DE)


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