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Wurzburg

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Pearl of the Romantic Road
Founded in the 10th century, Wurzburg served as the home of powerful prince-bishops for many centuries. The city is renowned for an 18th-century grand palace called the Residence--one of the finest structures in Europe and a high point of Baroque art. Wurzburg is also home to one of the oldest churches in Germany, built in the eighth century atop a former pagan shrine. Though heavy bombing in 1945 destroyed most of its major buildings, much of the city has long since been rebuilt. Rather distinctive among German cities, many post-war Modernistic houses were erected right next to Wurzburg's most notable restored buildings. Though lacking an airport, the city has a good connection to the nation's expressway network. Thus, it can be easily reached from practically anywhere in Europe. Plan your visit to Wurzburg and other destinations in Germany using our Germany vacation tool.
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World heritage site
Würzburg Residence
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Castle
Fortress Marienberg
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Bridge
Alte Mainbruecke
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Duration: 30 minutes
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Architectural Building
St. Kilian Cathedral
4.0
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Historic Site
Town Walls Rothenburg
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Schloss Heidelberg Heidelberg
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Neighborhood
Altstadt Rothenburg
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Altstadt (Old Town) Heidelberg
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Hidden gems in Wurzburg

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Market Square
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Landmark
Romantische Strasse
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Hofkirche
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Duration: 30 minutes
Church
Neumuenster
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Duration: 1h 30 min

Historic Sites in Wurzburg

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Historic Site
Schloss Veitshöchheim
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Church
Wallfahrtskirche Mariae Heimsuchung
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Duration: 1h 30 min
Religious Site
Stationsweg Nikolausberg
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Church
Marienkapelle
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Duration: 30 minutes

Museums in Wurzburg

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History Museum
Museum fur Franken
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Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Kulturspeicher Wurzburg
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Specialty Museum
Museum am Dom
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Specialty Museum
Fuerstenbaumuseum
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Duration: 1h 30 min

Parks in Wurzburg

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Garden
Furstengarten Marienberg
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Duration: 1h 30 min
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Garden
Der Hofgarten
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Duration: 1h 30 min
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Garden
Lusamgartlein
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Winery / Vineyard
Weingut am Stein, Ludwig Knoll
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Historic Site
Bamberg Altstadt Bamberg
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Landmark
Das Plonlein Rothenburg
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Theme Park
LEGOLAND Deutschland Gunzburg
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Duration: 1h 30 min

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