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Situated at the junction of ancient trade routes, the small Celtic settlement of Vilabis later became Roman Ovilana. Thus, the local museum offers a rich collection of ancient artefacts, whose main exhibits are the magnificent Wels Venus and Spirit. Though no Roman remains are left in the old town, the quality and variety of the Stadtplatz district's old buildings make it one of the most characteristic urban areas in Upper-Austria.

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Tourist attractions Wels : Things to see and do

  • Kaiserliche Burg

    Burggasse 13

    Emperor Maximilian I, The "last knight", died here in 1519. Today, the restored fortified castle houses various museums. One relates the town's history, with an outstanding Biedermeier collection, the Agriculture Museum (Landwirtschaftmuseu..

  • The parish church has a beautiful 12C Romanesque porch, which has been rebuilt, under the tower. Behind the high altar, its Gothic chancel has retained beautiful 14C stained-glass windows.

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Hotels Wels

  • Boutique Hotel Hauser

    Bäckergasse 7 A - 4600 Wels

    Only a 5-minute walk from the exhibition centre, this 4-star design hotel is located in the centre of Wels. It offers a rooftop seasonal outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi, and free use of the minibar. On the rooftop, guests of Boutique Hotel Hauser can use a..

  • Hotel Gösser Bräu Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Kaiser-Josef-Platz 27 A - 4600 Wels

    Prix Prices from : 60 €

    Located in the city of Wels, in the heart of Upper Austria, the romantic Hotel Gösser Bräu offers tourists and business travellers alike a small, but exclusive 3-star accommodation. Here, in one of Austria’s oldest cities, an emphasis has been put o..

  • Hotel Greif

    Kaiser-Josef-Platz 50-51 A - 4600 Wels

    Prix Prices from : 47 €

    In a historic building dating from 1561 that also houses the city theatre, this hotel in the centre of Wels is a 10-minute walk from Wels Train Station. Guests can enjoy snacks in the café and benefit from free WiFi in public areas. All rooms at Hot..

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