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An der Schmücke
is a municipality in the Kyffhäuserkreis district in Thuringia. The municipality was formed by the voluntary merger of several municipalities as part of the territorial reform in 2019. An der Schmücke
includes the municipalities of Bretleben, Gorsleben, Hauteroda, Heldrungen (town), Hemleben, Oldisleben, Etzleben and Oberheldrungen.
The history of An der Schmücke
is closely linked to the territorial reform in Thuringia from 2018 to 2024. In November 2018, five mayors proposed naming the future rural municipality "Heldrungen". However, this proposal could not be unanimously adopted. In addition, the hearing phase, in which written statements had to be made, had already ended.
In addition to its history, An der Schmücke
also has some sights to offer. One of them is Heldrungen Castle, which was built in the 18th century and is now used as a cultural center. The castle houses a permanent exhibition on the history of the place as well as changing art exhibitions.
Another highlight in An der Schmücke
is Wendelstein Castle ruins. The ruins are located on a hill and offer a breathtaking view of the surrounding landscape. The castle was built in the 12th century and was an important stronghold for defending the Kyffhäuser Mountains.
For nature lovers, An der Schmücke
offers the Kyffhäuser Nature Park, which covers an area of around 200 square kilometers. The park offers numerous hiking and cycling trails as well as opportunities for climbing and horse riding.
For those who want to relax after an eventful day in An der Schmücke
, Hotel Haus Orchideental Jena
offers an oasis of peace. The hotel
is located in a quiet location in the south of Jena and offers a pretty garden as well as good bus and tram connections to the historic old town of Jena. The hotel
has comfortable rooms and a restaurant with regional cuisine.
Overall, An der Schmücke
offers its visitors a successful mix of history, nature and relaxation. Whether you choose the sights or the nature park or just want to relax at Hotel Haus Orchideental Jena
- everyone gets their money's worth here.
*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.