Bamberg is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Bamberg one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Bamberg is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Bamberg or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Bamberg. Explore the historical monuments of Bamberg with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Bamberg guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Bamberg page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Bamberg landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Bamberg.
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Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Bamberg Altstadt is the Old Town area in the city of Bamberg which served as a crucial link with the Poland and Pomerania Slav people. The old town is replete with exquisite architectural structures, shops, magnificent historic buildings, palaces, market area, walking streets, cafes and more. The Altstadt is very well maintained and is a truly recommended attraction in the city of Bamberg.
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Domplatz 5, 96049 Bamberg
09:30 am - 06:00 pm
The Bamberg cathedral stands beautifully as a centerpiece over the Dom hill dressed in a combination of Romanesque and Gothic architecture. The cathedral has two choirs and is home to various magnificent art works including sculptures from the Hohenstaufen era, the famous statue of the Bamberg Rider, an altar by Veit Stoss, the laughing angel, alle...
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Altenburg 1, 96049 Bamberg, Germany
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The commendable location of the Altenburg Castle offers a spectacular view of the city of Bamberg. The castle stands on the highest peak of the seven hills of the city. Altenburg was formerly used as a place of refuge and later became the residing place of the prince-bishops of Bamberg. The castle today is home to a restaurant and a complex that al...
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Eisgrube 18, 96049 Bamberg, Germany
09:00 am - 11:45 am
The Stephanskirche is a church that is located on the eastern most side of the hills of Bamberg. The church belongs to the 17th century with a neo gothic style architecture and obvious baroque elements. The church is a peaceful getaway from a hectic schedule and is a much recommended visit in the city of Bamberg.