Place of interest

There are numerous concealed treasures in Lippe just waiting to be discovered. You can vistit seven historical town centres on a route of only 50 kilometres. Over 2.000 historical monuments await you.


Lemgo

Lemgo-MarktplatzJunkerhaus

A house from wood and everything in the house is manufactured from Wood.

Hexenbürgermeisterhaus
Museum of special documents and artefacts illustrate the Lemgo witch hunts, a sad chapter in the history of Lemgo

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Detmold

HermannsdenkmalHermann Monument

The Hermann monument is located in Lippe in the Southern part of the Teutoburg Forest. He is the Symbol of the battle of Varus.

Residence Castle Detmold
Residence of the ruling Dukes and Princes of Lippe since the 16th century

Adlerwarte Berlebeck
The Eagle Eyrie in Berlebeck is the oldest and most comprehensive collation of birth-of-prey in Europe. Free flight performances of eagles and falcons.


Horn-Bad Meinberg

Externsteine
The Externsteine are a distinctive rock formation located in Lippe of northwestern Germany, not far from the city of Detmold at Horn-Bad Meinberg [1]. The formation is a for consisting of several tall, narrow columns of rock which rise abruptly from the surrounding wooded hills. The name probably means “stones of the Egge”, Egge meaning ridge

Notes [1] “Externsteine, Germany”. sacred-destinations.com.

 


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