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: St. Hildegard / Jugendkirche Cross Over
St. Hildegard is a Catholic church in Limburg an der Lahn, which was built between 1965 and 1967 according to plans by Walter Neuhäusser. The striking shell roof is based on the international architectural trend of "flying roofs" that emerged in the early 1960s. Today it belongs to the Pastoral Area of Limburg.
Sight 2: Maria mit den Aposteln im Abendmahlssaal
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.
Sight 3: Hoher Dom zu Limburg
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.
Sight 4: Schloss Limburg
Limburg Castle is a medieval rock castle in Limburg an der Lahn in the district of Limburg-Weilburg in Hesse, Germany.
Sight 5: Hochbunker Limburg
The high bunker ("Winkelturm") on the site of the Werkstadt shopping center in Limburg, it is an air -raid shelter from the Winkel design, named after the designer Leo Winkel. He was built in 1941 to protect the employees of the Reichsbahn-Bobersungenwerk Limburg in front of the Allies air strikes. To improve the shock protection, the bunker was built on a bed of iron shavings.
Sight 6: Sternwarte
The Limburg Observatory is a meeting place for astronomical enthusiasts in the Limburg-Weilburg district.
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