Things to see and do - Eggenburg
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Eggenburg Travel guide
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Today, mainly Medieval and Renaissance Eggenburg can still boast almost fully-preserved ramparts, overlooked by three towers. The vast Hauptplatz is a reminder of the town's past importance. Visitors strolling round the old town and its ancient sculpted houses can see evidence of the great skill of its masons who produced real masterpieces in the pale local sandstone.
Tourist attractions Eggenburg : Things to see and do
This prehistoric and protohistoric collection of international standing was assembled by Johann Krahuletz of Eggenburg, who recognized the geological importance of the Waldviertel. The museum notably presents a model showing the transformation from &..
The huge square (its size can be fully grasped when ignoring the Grätzl set of buildings in the centre) is a reminder of Eggenburg's past importance. This is still underlined today by the 16C pillory and Eagle Fountain (Adlerbrunnen), the Mary Column..
St Stephan, dominated by its two Romanesque freestone towers, is a Late Gothic hall-church, with ribbed vaulting, incised clustered piers and tracery windows. Its particularly-rich fittings include an outstanding stone pulpit, a 16C carved column and..
Kremserstraße 8 A - 3730 Eggenburg
Located in the centre of the historic town of Eggenburg in Lower Austria’s Waldviertel region, Stadthotel Eggenburg features a traditional Austrian restaurant and offers free Wi-Fi. The quiet rooms all have satellite TV, a work desk, and a bathroom ..