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Eisenach: View of the inner courtyard of the Wartburg
Völklingen Ironworks
Bremen: view over the marketplace, city hall, St. Petri cathedral, UNESCO
Lonetal Vogelherd
Trier: Church of Our Lady and cathedral
Museum Island, Berlin
Naumburg: west choir, Naumburg Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul
Aachen: Interior view of the Cathedral
Messel Pit Fossil Site
Potsdam: Schloss Sanssouci
Cologne: view towards the city centre with cathedral
Luther memorials in Eisleben and Wittenberg
Busdorf: UNESCO Haithabu, colony of vikings
Lübeck: Das Holstentor ist das Wahrzeichen der Stadt
Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps
Old town with the market church in the background
Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz
Bamberg: UNESCO World Heritage, The old Town Hall with bridge_Leitmotif German Summe Cities
Berlin Modernism Housing Estates

UNESCO World Heritage – the greatest legacies of mankind and Mother Nature

Only the most outstanding testimonies to the history of mankind and nature are granted the World Heritage title by UNESCO. And many of them are in Germany.

Two thousand years of history have left behind a significant legacy in Germany: silent yet eloquent witnesses to magnificent cultural achievements and natural phenomena. Many of Germany's most impressive architectural monuments, historical towns, significant industrial sites and distinctive natural landscapes – 46 in total – have been deemed to be of international historical importance by UNESCO. This is a legacy that is meant for you as well: because every visit to a UNESCO World Heritage site is a journey back in time to a shared cultural history.

Succumb to the magic of these historical locations and set out to discover the wealth that mankind has inherited. In Germany, you'll strike gold 46 times.