The Fairy-Tale Road

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  • 1. Deutsches Auswandererhaus


    Located at the point where 7 million Europeans set sail for the New World, the Deutsches Auswandererhaus is made to order for history buffs...Read More

  • 2. Dornröschenschloss


    The story goes that after Sleeping Beauty had slumbered for 100 years, the thick thorn hedge surrounding her castle suddenly burst into blossom...Read More

  • 3. Fürstenberg Porcelain factory


    Germany's second-oldest porcelain factory is at Fürstenberg, 24 km (14 miles) north of Bad Karlshafen and 8 km (5 miles) south of Höxter, in...Read More

  • 4. Herrenhausen Palace and Gardens


    The gardens of the former Hannoverian royal summer residence are the city's showpiece, unmatched in Germany for its formal precision, with patterned...Read More

  • 5. Reichsabtei Corvey

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The impressive Reichsabtei Corvey, or Schloss Corvey, is idyllically set between the wooded heights of the Solling region and the Weser River...Read More

  • 6. Schloss und Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe


    The magnificent grounds of the 18th-century Schloss and the Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe, at the western edge of Kassel, are said to be Europe's largest...Read More

  • 7. Schnoorviertel


    Stroll through the narrow streets of this idyllic district, a jumble of houses, taverns, and shops. This is Bremen's oldest district, dating...Read More

  • 8. Stadtschloss


    The city's grandest example of baroque design is the immense Stadtschloss, formerly the residence of the prince-bishops. The Fürstensaal ...Read More

  • 9. Wilhelm Busch Museum


    This section of the Georgenpalais, near Herrenhausen, is devoted to the works of cartoonists and caricaturists through the centuries. The emphasis...Read More

  • 10. Altes Rathaus

    Government Building

    The Old Town Hall was begun in the 13th century and houses a completely preserved Gothic heating system in the part-medieval, part-Renaissance...Read More

  • 11. Altes Rathaus

    Notable Building

    It took nearly 100 years, starting in 1410, to build this gabled brick edifice that once contained a merchants' hall and an apothecary. In 1844...Read More

  • 12. Böttcherstrasse


    Don't leave Bremen's Altstadt without strolling down this street, at one time inhabited by coopers. Between 1924 and 1931 the houses were torn...Read More

  • 13. Brüder Grimm Haus and Museum Steinau


    Occupying both the house where the Brothers Grimm lived for much of their childhoods as well as the house's old barn, the Brüder Grimm Haus...Read More

  • 14. Cathedral Museum


    The Cathedral treasury contains a document bearing St. Boniface's writing, along with several other treasures, including Lucas Cranach the Elder...Read More

  • 15. Deutsches Schifffahrtsmuseum


    The country's largest and most fascinating maritime museum, the Deutsches Schifffahrtsmuseum, includes a harbor, open from April through October...Read More

  • 16. Devil's Cave (Tropfsteinhöhle)


    On this half-hour tour through a 2.5-million-year-old cave on the outskirts of Steinau, you may stumble upon sleeping bats as you explore the...Read More

  • 17. Dom zu Fulda

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Fulda's 18th-century cathedral, an impressive baroque building with an ornate interior, has two tall spires and stands on the other side of...Read More

  • 18. Elisabethkirche

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Marburg's most important building is the Elisabethkirche, which marks the burial site of St. Elizabeth (1207–31), the town's favorite daughter...Read More

  • 19. Gänseliesel

    Public Art

    The statue of Gänseliesel, the little Goose Girl of German folklore, stands in Göttingen's central market square, symbolizing the strong link...Read More

  • 20. Gedenkstätte Bergen-Belsen


    The site of the infamous POW and concentration camp is now a memorial to the victims of World War II and the Holocaust. Anne Frank was among...Read More

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