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Fuggerei, Augsburg

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Fuggerei is the oldest social housing project in the world, set up in the 16th century. Explore the walled enclave, and visit the model home to see what the houses look like inside. A visit to the museum, Catholic church, and a World War II bunker is included with your admission. In the museum, see what the apartments looked like when they were built more than 400 years ago, and learn more about the ethos of this project. Make sure to stop for a coffee and slice of cake in the restaurant. Guided tours are available. Use our Augsburg tourist route planner to arrange your visit to Fuggerei and other attractions in Augsburg.
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  • Very nice day trip to Augsburg. The Fuggerei is really worth seeing. We took a guided tour what is highly recommended.
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  • As a housing community, this isn't a large tourist site. There's the opportunity to see a display residence, along with a WWII air-raid shelter. It's worth a visit if you're in Augsburg and have the t...  more »
  • The Fuggerei is one definitely the highlights of Augsburg. Should you visit, whatever the weather!
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