Attractions

kulturhaus_laupheim_18-aCastle Großlaupheim

Over the roofs of the city Laupheim located, nestled in the park and rose garden, is presented a thoughtful, bright architecture of the tension between old and new, between the castle and house of culture, between culture and history. Accurate dating of the age of castle Laupheim can no longer make.

bachritterburgBachritterburg

Experience the fascination of the Middle Ages, at a time journey into the early 14th Century. The brook castle is scientifically based reconstruction, a typical for the low nobility wooden castle, and “moth” called. Without the distance from glass cases you feel as a guest of the lords, for every room and every detail – from toys to tools – with great attention to detail in such a way as one located in the middle of this period.

Residenzschloss_BadUrachResidenzschloss Bad Urach

The Royal Palace is located in historic old town of Bad Urach. The interiors of the residential palace including the Knights’ Hall (late Gothic), the Palm Court, with the ancestry of Count Eberhard V of Württemberg, the Golden Hall (Renaissance) and the White Hall (Baroque) are country-and art history particularly interesting.

Kloster Wiblingen, 1998Convent Wiblingen

The former Benedictine convent Wiblingen was founded in 1093 on the outskirts of Ulm. In the Baroque building especially impressed the library hall. The ceiling painting by Franz Martin Kuen, the sculptures, the pillars of the gallery which many stucco paint a picture of perfect harmony. The convent museum leads using modern media in appearing very strange world: into the Baroque convent estates.

pg88_schussenried_jpg_89287Convent Bad Schussenried

The 1183 founded Premonstratensian Schussenried is surrounded by the Baroque landscape of Upper Swabia. After the 30 year war large parts of the monastery were burned, the architect Jakob Emele built under Abbot Magnus Kleber from the mid-18th Century the new building complex. The main attractions of the convent includes the magnificently carved baroque choir stalls of the parish church of St. Magnus and the bright Rococo library.

herbergsuche-a Krippenmuseum Oberstadion

160 cribs on 600m ². criblandscapes of the famous carver and crib builders in Germany, Austria and Italy exhibit here your masterpieces. Also special exhibitions by the likes of Claudio Mattei, one of the world’s best crib builders, will find your place.

Since its opening, on 21/12/2008, came More than 70,000 visitors.

 

MuseumhausFront_BKMBeer mug museum

Under the motto “drinking culture of five centuries” since 1994 invite about 1,200 steins from the years 1550 to 1925, a mostly from the private collection of brewery senior director Jürgen Josef Ott, to an exciting journey through the history of beer. The beer mug was once equally investment and status symbol for centuries and had a great tradition. No wonder that the ancient collectibles excel in originality and individuality.

Museum BildBreadmuseum Ulm

The museum is dedicated to the unique issues 6.000jährigen history of bread as an essential foundation of human existence, culture and civilization. The collection includes more than 16,000 objects from more than 30 collections, of which 700 are on display in the permanent exhibition. The history of bread starts with the cultivation of the grain. An indispensable basis of human culture and civilization bread is a symbol of life.

federseemuseum-aFederseemuseum

Surrounded by stunning moorland the Federseemuseum with its valuable archaeological objects and twelve stone and Bronze Age houses in the outdoor area offers a rare opportunity to learn about prehistoric life circumstances in detail. Inside are the original fascinating archaeological finds from the region to admire, the subsequent transition into the outdoor area provides architecture from 3500 years of local stake building history.

 

D008-078Tiefenhöhle Laichingen

The Laichingen Vertical Cave is the only show Vertical cave in Germany.
It provides a unique insight into a fossilized reef in the Jurassic period. It provides a unique insight into a fossilized reef in the Jurassic period. With their shafts, erosion and corrosion forms, fossils and Perlsinter, that Laichingen Vertical Cave is an extraordinary geotope.
The cave visit is complemented by the speleological museum and the Geopark Information Centre.

 

wimsener-hoehleWimsener Höhle

Also known as Frederick Cave Natural Monument is the only “active” water cave in Germany and named after Elector Frederick of Württemberg. Take the ferryman 70 m into the mystical center of the earth and experience the adventure of Geology PURE!

 

 

 

gestuet-marbachMajor- and country stude farm Marbach

The Baden-Württemberg major and country stud farm Marbach, with its over 500-year history is a cultural jewel. The Historic Stud farms are located in the heart of the UNESCO biosphere reserve Swabian Alb and form the basis for stud operation, services and events. In Germany’s oldest state stud farm heritage and innovative perspectives to be linked.

BlaubeurenBlautopf Blaubeuren

Just a quick glance: This place has something magical. Blue and green flow together almost incomparable. As it were a shining eye from the depths of the earth, source of myths, fairy tales and all kinds of wonderful stories. One of the finest is probably the “History of the beautiful Lau” in which Eduard Morike tells how a mermaid on Blautopf learn to laugh again. A stone sculpture on the banks reminds them …

uracher-wasserfallUracher Waterfall

Within the beautiful Maisenvalley on the outskirts of Bad Urach is the Urach waterfall, the most beautiful waterfall in the Swabian Alps. The karst spring crashes here from 37 meters in free fall into the depths, and then goes further than 50 feet above a steeply sloping, mossy rocks down into the valley.