Things to see and do - Wolfenbüttel
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Wolfenbüttel Travel guide
Wolfenbüttel : Michelin's recommendations
For three centuries Wolfenbüttel was the seat of the dukes of Brunswick and Lüneburg until the court transferred to Brunswick in 1753. The precise, spacious plan of the small town with its die-straight streets linking large symmetrical squares, makes it one of the finest examples of Renaissance town planning in Germany.
Tourist attractions Wolfenbüttel : Things to see and do
Kanzleistr. D - 38300 Wolfenbüttel
These picturesque groups of houses reflect the social diversity of Wolfenbüttel under the Dukes. Majestic façades with high overhangs on either side of the main entrance distinguish the homes of High Court officials, most of them built c 1600. The de..
Schlossplatz D - 38304 Wolfenbüttel
We reach the castle via an attractive narrow street bordered with arcades and known as the Krambuden. Originally a stronghold conquered by Henry the Lion, the building was subjected to many transformations before finally evolving into the present Bar..
Stadtmarkt D - 38300 Wolfenbüttel
On the north and west side of the square, the town hall comprises several houses. The Weights and Measures Office has a distinctive arched doorway surmounted with King Solomon's Edict and the Wolfenbüttel coat of arms. A statue of Duke Augustus the Y..
Harztorwall 18 D - 38300 Wolfenbüttel
Set in Wolfenbüttel, the former residence of the dukes of Brunswick, this family-run hotel boasts a widely appreciated restaurant and historic wine grotto. The Parkhotel Altes Kaffeehaus offers bright en suite accommodation featuring warm colour s..
Bahnhofstrasse 9 D - 38300 Wolfenbüttel
This 3-star hotel opposite the Forum Wolfenbüttel shopping centre offers free parking and soundproofed rooms. Wolfenbüttel Train Station is a 2-minute walk away. Renovated in 2011, the modern rooms of the Rilano 24/7 Hotel Wolfenbüttel are non-smoki..