Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #4 in Mönchengladbach, Germany

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Number of sights 11 sights
Distance 5.9 km
Ascend 81 m
Descend 64 m

Explore Mönchengladbach 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 Mönchengladbach

Sight 1: Bernhardine Simons

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Bernhardine Simons Klaus-Dieter Machynia / CC BY-SA 3.0

The list of stumbling blocks in Mönchengladbach - city district contains all the stumbling blocks that were laid in the city district of West as part of the Gunter Demnig project of the same name. They are intended to remind you of victims of National Socialism who lived and worked here.

Wikipedia: Liste der Stolpersteine in Mönchengladbach – Stadtbezirk West (DE), Website

425 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 2: Schloss Wickrath

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Schloss Wickrath is a moated castle complex in Wickrath. The castle is located on the river Niers. The original castle, the so-called Chateau de Wyckradt, was demolished in 1859 by the Prussian administration. The ensemble of buildings in the park, the baroque west and east wing and the so-called Landstallmeisterhaus, the residence of the former stud master, which was built in 1875, is nowadays called "Schloss Wickrath". It was built between 1746 and 1772 by count Wilhelm Otto Friedrich von Quadt. The park has the shape of a coronet of a count of the Holy Roman Empire. In 2002 the castle was part of Euroga2002.

Wikipedia: Schloss Wickrath (EN)

812 meters / 10 minutes

Sight 3: Jüdischer Friedhof Wickrath

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Jüdischer Friedhof Wickrath Käthe u. Bernd Limburg, www.limburg-bernd.de / CC BY-SA 3.0 de

The Jewish cemetery is located in the Wickrath district in Mönchengladbach (North Rhine-Westphalia), Rossweide.

Wikipedia: Jüdischer Friedhof (Wickrath) (DE)

700 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 4: Kapelle Wetschewell

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Kapelle Wetschewell Käthe und Bernd Limburg, www.limburg-bernd.de / CC BY-SA 3.0 de

The Wetschewell Chapel is located in the Odenkirchen-Wetschewell district of Mönchengladbach (North Rhine-Westphalia), between Wetschewell 251 and 253.

Wikipedia: Kapelle Wetschewell (DE)

1954 meters / 23 minutes

Sight 5: Burgturm

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Burgturm Käthe und Bernd Limburg, www.limburg-bernd.de / CC BY-SA 3.0 de

The castle tower is located in Burgstraße 18 in the district of Odenkirchen in Mönchengladbach (North Rhine-Westphalia).

Wikipedia: Burgturm (Mönchengladbach) (DE)

334 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 6: Evangelische Kirche Odenkirchen

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Evangelische Kirche Odenkirchen Käthe und Bernd Limburg, www.limburg-bernd.de / CC BY-SA 3.0 de

The Evangelische Kirche Odenkirchen is located in the district of Odenkirchen in Mönchengladbach in North Rhine-Westphalia in the street Burgfreiheit 72.

Wikipedia: Evangelische Kirche Odenkirchen (DE), Website

260 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 7: Ev. Gemeindehaus

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Ev. Gemeindehaus Käthe und Bernd Limburg, www.limburg-bernd.de / CC BY-SA 3.0 de

The Evangelical Community House Odenkirchen is located in the Odenkirchen district in Mönchengladbach (North Rhine-Westphalia), Pastorsgasse 9a.

Wikipedia: Gemeindehaus Odenkirchen (DE)

375 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 8: Jüdischer Friedhof Odenkirchen

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The Jewish Cemetery is located in the Odenkirchen district of Mönchengladbach (North Rhine-Westphalia), Kamphausener Straße.

Wikipedia: Jüdischer Friedhof (Odenkirchen) (DE)

404 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 9: Hildegard Oberländer

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Hildegard Oberländer Klaus-Dieter Machynia / CC BY-SA 3.0

The list of Stolpersteine in Mönchengladbach – Stadtbezirk Süd contains all Stolpersteine that were laid as part of the project of the same name by Gunter Demnig in Mönchengladbach in the southern district. They are intended to commemorate victims of National Socialism who lived and worked here.

Wikipedia: Liste der Stolpersteine in Mönchengladbach – Stadtbezirk Süd (DE), Website

295 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 10: A-Bau

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The Gymnasium Odenkirchen is a fully developed state grammar school in the district of Odenkirchen in the city of Mönchengladbach. It is located in the south of the city and is attended by about 700 students. The school building dates back to the Wilhelmine period.

Wikipedia: Gymnasium Odenkirchen (DE)

337 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 11: Tiergarten Mönchengladbach

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Mönchengladbach Zoo is located in the Mönchengladbach district of Odenkirchen am Pixbusch.

Wikipedia: Tiergarten Mönchengladbach (DE), Website

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