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Culture of Dachau. Places to visit - old town, temples, theaters, museums and palaces

Dachau is a beautiful historic town, the first mention of which dates back to the 8th century. The city is widely known for the tragic events that occurred here in 1933. Opponents of the Third Reich regime were imprisoned in a large concentration camp established on its territory. Today, the memory of this important historical event is preserved in a memorial complex opened here after the end of the Second World War. For many people, Dachau is still primarily associated with its former gloomy status. In fact, the city has a lot of interesting sights, for the sake of which so many travelers from different parts of the world visit it every year.
Dachau will appeal not only to fans of various tours but also to fans of gastronomic tourism since there are so many attractive restaurants in the city. Schwarzberghof restaurant invites its … Open
An important local attraction is the beautiful Dachau Palace. Its construction was supposedly completed in the 11th century, the castle belonged to a noble family. At the beginning of the 15th century, the grandiose building was almost completely destroyed. By order of William IV of Bavaria, the luxurious Renaissance palace was built on the site of the ancient fortress, which does not cease to amaze visitors to the city with its greatness and beauty. The main palace is surrounded by a beautiful park with colorful flower beds, old sculptures, and fountains. Tour participants will also have the opportunity to stroll through its historic halls. The banquet room is considered the most beautiful one.
Vacations in Dachau would certainly suit those who like to walk in beautiful natural places and enjoy the magnificence of nature away from noisy megacities. Those who can not imagine traveling without walking through busy streets and visiting all kinds of cultural and entertainment venues can be advised to visit Munich. This popular tourist city is less than half an hour’s drive from Dachau. Many travelers prefer to stay in quiet and peaceful Dachau, going on excursions to Munich from time to time. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Dachau is often associated with the tragic events that occurred during the Second World War - the fact is that one of the so-called concentration camps was located in the city. The walls of … Open
Not far from Dachau is Worpswede, the famous village of artists. Interesting exhibitions and presentations have been held here since the 19th century. Today, vacationers can see works of contemporary artists and admire beautiful architectural buildings of the past centuries.
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Map of all palaces
Public palaces near Dachau
♥   Palace 'Nymphenburg Palace' Munich, 13.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Residenz' Munich, 17.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Linderhof Palace' , 84.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all art museums
Art galleries in Dachau and around
♥   Art museum 'Lenbachhaus' Munich, 16.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art museum 'Neue Pinakothek' Munich, 16.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art museum 'Glyptothek' Munich, 16.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art museum 'Alte Pinakothek' Munich, 16.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art museum 'Staatliche Antikensammlungen' Munich, 16.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all churches
Cathedrals and basilicas near Dachau
♥   Erzabtei Sankt Ottilien, Eresing, 34.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilika SS. Ulrich and Afra, Augsburg, 40.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Stadtpfarr- und ehem. Domkirche St. Peter, Neuburg an der Donau, 55.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilika Mariä Himmelfahrt, Tuntenhausen, 56.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilika of St. Benedikt, Benediktbeuern, 62.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilika St. Michael, Altenstadt, 64.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Wallfahrtskirche zum Gegeißelten Heiland auf der Wies, Steingaden, 76.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Unique spots in Dachau and near

Oktoberfest

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Another remarkable feature of the beer festival is a huge amount of colourful rides and stalls with interesting souvenirs. That is the reason for many travellers to go on holiday with their families. The best breweries in Munich take part in the festival. In honour of the holiday they brew special beers. And renowned chefs prepare luxurious menus of fares that are best suited to frothy drink. … Read further
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Excursions over cultural sights of neighbours of Dachau

Culture guide to Dachau. Which fascinating sights to visit once you are in Dachau: temples, churches, museums, theaters and castles. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) on the places 'must visit' in Dachau. Plan your own city excursion by using this page info!
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