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Altstadt, Quedlinburg

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Must see · World heritage site · Historic Walking Area · Tourist Spot
Altstadt, part of the UNESCO World Heritage List, is one of the best-preserved medieval and Renaissance towns in Europe and spans 80 hectares (198 acres). Stroll through the cobbled streets to admire the 1,200 half-timbered buildings from the 14th to 20th century. Visit the Church of St. Servatius, considered to be a Romanesque architectural masterpiece, where you can see the graves of the first German King, King Henry I, and his wife, Mathilde. The view of the town from the church is superb, so bring your camera along. Plan to visit Altstadt during your Quedlinburg vacation using our convenient Quedlinburg online journey planner.
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  • An overwhelming scenery: So many beautiful, old and also well-kept houses, the city as an ensemble stands there - untouched as if history had stood still. To stay in this city at the same time space.....  more »
  • The old town is very well preserved and perfect for walking. Most of the central parts of Quedlinburg is part of the UNESCO World Heritage.  more »

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