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Stadel Museum , Frankfurt
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A Frankfurt native founded one of Germany's premier art collections, Stadel Museum, in 1815. Its 600 paintings, 600 sculptures, and more than
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Main Tower , Frankfurt
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Main Tower offers several stylish ways to unwind after a busy day, all of them with impressive views over the city rooftops. Opened in 1999,
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Romer , Frankfurt
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The 15th-century Romer has served as Frankfurt's city hall for nearly 600 years. The building's major tourist attraction is its best-known ro
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Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), one of the finest examples of Gothic style in Germany, opened its doors in the 14th cent
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Palmengarten , Frankfurt
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Wander through 22 hectares (54.4 acres) of lush, landscaped gardens at Frankfurt's Palmengarten. Holding the title for the largest garden of
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Hesse

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Though relatively small in size, Hesse is not only rich in tradition, culture, and art, but also in numerous modern tourist attractions. This is one of the country's most prosperous regions. It includes the city of Frankfurt, a global financial powerhouse renowned for its futuristic skyline. The region is known for its outstanding public transportation, high quality of life, leafy parks, and lively nightlife. The city streets are lined with small cafes, innovative museums, bustling beer halls, and an array of other places to visit while in town. Hesse also contains huge green areas interspersed with lush river valleys and pristine national parks. Its quiet countryside surrounds hillside villages and medieval towns. Be sure to indulge in some of the local specialties while on your holiday: outstanding white wines, apple ciders, and a wide range of award-winning cheeses. Use our Germany itinerary planning app to arrange your visit to Hesse and any other destinations in Germany that take your fancy.

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Places to visit in Hesse

FrankfurtTrip planner BEST FOR: Architectural Building, Religious Site, Lookout WiesbadenTrip planner BEST FOR: Casino, Religious Site, Historic Walking Area Ruedesheim am RheinTrip planner BEST FOR: Monument, Landmark, History Museum KasselTrip planner BEST FOR: Park, Monument, Castle DarmstadtTrip planner BEST FOR: History Museum, Specialty Museum, Landmark

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