"Time's footsteps - relive them"
The project "Historisches Weserbergland" involves the coming together of 14 towns and 9 historic sites in the Weserbergland and is unique in Germany. All parties to the project have committed themselves to meeting certain quality standards, to be able to offer visitors a higher quality stay. The objective of the project is to reappraise the history and culture of the towns and to make them more vivid. To achieve this, there is information about accessibility, better signposting in town centres as well as historic tours.
The historical towns are:
Bad Pyrmont, Bodenwerder, Bückeburg, Dassel, Einbeck, Hameln, Hessisch Oldendorf, Holzminden, Höxter, Lügde, Rinteln, Stadthagen, Stadtoldendorf, Uslar
The historical sites are:
Corvey Abbey, Fürstenberg Castle, Hämelschenburg Palace, Pyrmont Castle, Bevern Weser Renaissance Castle, Bückeburg Castle, Lippoldsberg Abbey, Schaumburg Castle, Stift Fischbeck
Learn more abeout the lives of fairytale figures, famous inhabitants and prominent visitors
2. Cultural Paths
Become acqauinted with the many cultural and historical facets of the Weserbergland, through museums, castles and keeps
3. Paths of Faith
Take a discovery trip through the churches, visit intact monasteries, impressive sacred buildings, learn more about important clerical personages
4. Places of Interest
Here you can become a part of our past - historic pageants and events demonstrate living traditions and customs
5. Leisurely Stroll
Discover specialities, traditional disches and historic inns