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[an error occurred while processing this directive]Old Town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof, Germany

[an error occurred while processing this directive][an error occurred while processing this directive] Old Town of Regensburg is a World Heritage Site on the Danube in Bavaria, Germany. This medieval town is noted for its exceptionally well preserved historic structures that span over two millenia. They include ancient Roman ruins as well as Romanesque and Gothic buildings.

Many of the buildings in Regensburg date from the 11th to the 13 century. They include the market, city hall and cathedral. These define the character of the town, which has a number of dark, narrow alleys and strong fortifications. Also worth exploring are its medieval patrician houses, towers and churches.

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The Old Town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof was inscribed as a World Heritage Site during the 30th session of the World Heritage Committee in Vilnius, Lithuania, on 9 - 16 July, 2006.


Regensburg Cathedral (Dom St Peter)
Regensburg Cathedral (Dom St Peter)
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Type of Site: Cultural / Natural / Mixed
Inscription Criteria: I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X
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