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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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  • Kaiserliche Burg

    Burggasse 13 A - 4600 Wels

    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..

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  • Stadtpfarrkirche

    Pfarrgasse A - 4600 Wels

    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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  • Hotel Greif

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

    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..

  • Boutique Hotel Adria

    Dr. Schauer-Straße 36 A - 4600 Wels

    Directly opposite Wels Train Station, Boutique Hotel Adria is a 10-minute walk from the city centre. The restaurant serves Mediterranean and Croatian specialities and a wide selection of fish dishes. The spacious and elegant rooms are air-conditione..

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