Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
- A city full of history and culture
is a small town in Bavaria that is rich in history and culture. The city has many sights to offer that are worth a visit. Here are some of the best attractions to visit in Burgkunstadt
The German Shoemaker Museum is a must-see for anyone interested in the history of shoemaking. The museum was founded in 1985 and opened in 1991, offering many exhibits that provide insights into the over hundred-year-old shoe industry.
The town hall of Burgkunstadt
is an impressive building with an interesting history. The four-story building has remains of the keep of the Burgkunstadter
Castle on the ground floor and first floor. The third and fourth floors are an artistically decorated half-timbered structure from 1690, built by Jörg Hofmann and Hans Gebelein.
Underground tunnels connected numerous houses in the upper town on the market square since the Middle Ages until the 20th century. The only publicly accessible section begins in the old bailiwick.
The Catholic City Parish Church is another impressive building in Burgkunstadt
. The late Baroque facade and late Baroque altar and side altars inside are worth a visit. The Protestant church is a modern building from 1935, while the Five Wounds Chapel is a Renaissance building from 1666.
is located on the Franconian Beer Road (Günther-Bräu), which means there are many opportunities to try local beer. In past years, the city has also been one of the venues for the "Franconian Cinema Summer," which took place on the historic market square. Every three years, the Old Town Festival takes place in summer, while the "Green Market" takes place on the first Thursday afternoon of each month around the historic market square.
If you are traveling to Burgkunstadt
and looking for a place to stay, then you should consider the LH Boardinghouse GmbH - wi Dahaam
in Küps. The accommodation is located about 44 km from the New Palace of Bayreuth and offers comfortable accommodation with all the amenities you could wish for.
offers a wealth of sights and activities for visitors of all ages. Whether you are interested in history, culture, or simply good food and beer, this charming town has something to offer for everyone.
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