Hotel Reservations in Augsburg
Experience the influence of historical royal, political and industrial influence outside your luxury hotel in Augsburg. With a generous mix of political and military intrigue, Augsburg has an abundance of German history and culture.
Augsburg is Germany's third oldest city, founded by the Roman Empire in 15 BC. After political and religious turmoil in the Middle Ages and Renaissance period, Augsburg saw a revival during the Industrial Revolution of the 18th and 19th century. Much of the city was destroyed during World War II, but has since been rebuilt. Today, Augsburg is a vibrant industrial city.
Visitors should head to the Cathedral of Augsburg, a Gothic and Romanesque church founded in the 11th century. The cathedral has extensive artwork, including the oldest stained glass windows in Germany. Perlachturn is the 70 meter tall watchtower in the central district built in 989. The majestic City Hall was built in 1620 in Renaissance style and features the gorgeous Goldene Saal (Golden Hall).
Guests should consider a trip to the childhood home of famed poet and playwright Bertolt Brecht and the Mozart Haus Augsburg, birthplace of the notorious composer's father.
Sports enthusiasts can indulge in soccer, ice hockey or slalom, all popular in Augsburg. Nature lovers should spend a day at the Augsburg Botanical Gardens, which specializes in roses, succulents, herbs, ferns, and a large Japanese garden.
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