Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Limburg an der Lahn, Germany


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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 0.7 km
Ascend 4 m
Descend 27 m

Explore Limburg an der Lahn 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 Limburg an der Lahn

Sight 1: Schloss Limburg

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Limburg Castle is a medieval rock castle in Limburg an der Lahn in the district of Limburg-Weilburg in Hesse, Germany.

Wikipedia: Burg Limburg (Hessen) (DE)

124 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 2: Hoher Dom zu Limburg

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Limburg Cathedral (German: Limburger Dom, also known as Georgsdom after its dedication to Saint George, is located above the old town of Limburg in Hesse, Germany. It is the cathedral of the Catholic Diocese of Limburg. Its high location on a rock above the river Lahn provides its visibility from far away. It is the result of an Early Gothic modernization of an originally Early Romanesque building and therefore shows a Romanesque-Gothic transitional style.

Wikipedia: Limburg Cathedral (EN)

118 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 3: ehemaliger Friedhof

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ehemaliger Friedhof Cirdan / CC BY-SA 3.0

The former cemetery and cemetery of the city of Limburg an der Lahn is located in the immediate vicinity of the Cathedral of Limburg on the Cathedral Square. The cemetery, which served as the last resting place of the congregation and the urban population, was extended several times in the 19th century before being replaced by a new main cemetery on the Schafsberg in 1882. Since 1965, the cemetery, which is listed as a park for historical and cultural reasons, has been accessible as a park. The former Karnerkapelle St. Michael, also listed as a monument, is located on the premises.

Wikipedia: Domfriedhof (Limburg an der Lahn) (DE)

111 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 4: Maria mit den Aposteln im Abendmahlssaal

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The Chapel of St. Mary with the Apostles in the Upper Room on Cathedral Square in the central Hessian city of Limburg an der Lahn is part of the Diocesan Centre of St. Nicholas, which has been the residence and official residence of the Bishop of Limburg since 2013.

Wikipedia: St. Maria (Limburg an der Lahn) (DE)

370 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 5: Brückenturm

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Brückenturm Cirdan / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Old Lahn Bridge is a bridge built in Limburg an der Lahn in the 14th century.

Wikipedia: Alte Lahnbrücke (Limburg) (DE)


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