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Churches, castles & palaces

Fascinating contemporary witnesses

Historic buildings that have been preserved over the centuries exude their own dignity and atmosphere. Its sophisticated, highly complex architecture is still inspiring today and its art treasures are overwhelming. In the neanderland You have the opportunity to visit many of these churches, castles, palaces and moated castles, to immerse yourself deeply and closely in their history and to trace what became what is today. Plan your next trip to NRW neanderland. Explore the history of the numerous contemporary testimonies on the weekend or during the holidays. And don't worry: even those who are less interested in history won't be bored by the impressive contemporary witnesses.

Wasserburg Haus Graven


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Linnep Castle


© Stadt Ratingen, Thomas Fedder

Castle Hardenberg


© Stadt Velbert, Hans-Joachim Blißenbach

House Morph


© Peter zum Kolk

Reformation Church Hilden


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Neander Church


St. Lambertus Church Mettmann


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Historical town centers

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World of experience Neanderthal

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