Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
in the Sauerland region is a city with a rich history and many sights. One of the most well-known museums in Brilon
is the Museum Haus Hövener, which showcases the geological history of the eastern Sauerland region. Here, visitors can also admire the "oldest Sauerlander," a replica dinosaur. The city museum is dedicated to the history of the city's mining and smelting industry. Brilon
's town hall is one of the oldest town halls in Germany, and the St. Petrus and Andreas Provostry Church with its 63-meter-high tower is the landmark of the city center. Other noteworthy churches can be found in the surrounding districts.
In addition to its historic buildings, Brilon
also boasts many natural landmarks, such as the Alme springs and the Brilon
limestone hills. The city is part of both the Diemelsee Nature Park and the Arnsberg Forest Nature Park and has a spa park that invites visitors to relax.
is also known for its traditional festivals, such as the Schützenfest, which usually takes place on the last weekend in June, as well as for shooting festivals in the surrounding districts in early summer. A traditional Schnadezug procession takes place every two years, with several thousand men participating. The Michaeliskirmes fair takes place on the last weekend in September. Other events include Brilon
Open Air, Altstadtfest, Wanderherbst (Autumn Hiking), JazzNacht (Jazz Night), and Sauerlandherbst (Sauerland Autumn).
The best hotel
is BUITERLING Hotel
. It is located 37 km from Kahlen Asten and 44 km from Marienplatz Paderborn and offers accommodations with a terrace and free Wi-Fi throughout as well as free private parking.
offers its visitors a mix of history, culture, and nature. Whether one is interested in museums, historic buildings, or natural landmarks, there is something for everyone here. Festival-goers will also find plenty to experience. And for those who want to relax after a busy day, they can do so in the spa park or at BUITERLING Hotel
*This text has been compiled and rewritten from various sources. Unfortunately, errors and mistakes cannot be completely ruled out. Please understand if there is an error or if a sight is a bit further away. For your travel planning, please also consider other sources. Of course, we will correct any errors immediately. Feel free to send us an email with your correction suggestions. We would be very grateful for that.