Bad Sobernheim is well-known outside Germany as Felkebad of Father Kneipp. Explore the life and working methods of our ancestors of the past 500 years in the Rheinland-Pfalz open-air museum. There you will find newly built museum villages with fully furnished houses. The house at the entrance actually originated from the Region of Sankt Wendel. Also known is the nearby 3.5 km long barefoot...More
Bitche is located within the National Park of the Northern Vosges in France, which is classified by UNESCO as a nature reserve. Beautiful forests, historical sites and many attractions invite you to explore the region. The main attraction is the citadel of Bitche, which can be visited with a multimedia tour of the underground passages. The former fortress dates from the 17th century and...More
In this German-French archaeological park the remains of a Roman villa and a Gallo-Roman small town settlement have be exposed since the 1980s. An exhibition in the information centre Reinheim shows the reconstruction of the villa and the numerous finds. The replica of a discovered grave mound, including the grave of a Celtic princess, is unique, and has been reconstructed and opened to...More
The summer toboggan run at the Peterberg mountain is great fun for young and old alike! The track is one of the ten longest in Germany and overcomes a height difference of 154 meters.
Within a few minutes one is transported by a modern lift system up to the 548 m high mountaintop. Afterwards, the open-air bobsleigh descends 1,000 m. The highlight: One can start, accelerate, and slow down...
The business of the nail smithies has a long tradition in the region of the Hochwald. In the mid-17th century the first ironworks had already been set up in the Hochwald. Shortly after the Thirty Years’ War, a Belgian established himself in the region as a nailer and took his materials from the ironworks found here. Everything that was needed for iron mining was in plentiful supply here:...More
The Catholic parish church of Nonnweiler, locally also known as “Hochwalddom”, was built in the years 1900-1902 by the Mainz master cathedral builder L. Becker in neo-late Gothic style. The church is impressive due to its remarkable size, a total length of 33 meters, and the 54 meter high church steeple. The western steeple with its square towers and high slated spire dominates the area...More
A Celtic settlement based on historical models has been erected at the foot of the hill fort with residential, craft and storage buildings, fireplace and palisade. There are regular tours to the Celtic Ring Wall.
Various events are held from April to October, where you can get a clear understanding of the life of the Celts, their craftsmanship techniques and their living conditions.
Surely everyone knows the stories of Asterix and his Gallic friends? Here in Sankt Wendel county, the Celts left behind a colossal monument.When walking through the middle of the forest in Otzenhausen, you suddenly come across a wall, which, in part, is 10m high and made from large stone blocks. These would have served primarily as a protective wall around the Celtic settlement. According...More
Luxembourg is the capital of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, created at a formerly significant Roman road crossing. The Historical Museum of the city provides an overview of the most important moments in more than a thousand years of history of the European city. Today, the fortress city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is a settling point of many European institutions, such as the...More
Natürlich, mit Geschichte!
Der Nationalpark Hunsrück-Hochwald ist ursprünglich, idyllisch, einfach schön - und dabei reich an Geschichte, Schätzen und Abenteuern. Nicht nur die Wildkatze fühlt sich hier wohl, auch Kelten und Römer haben schon ihre Spuren hinterlassen.
Eingebettet in den Naturpark Saar-Hunsrück entsteht länderübergreifend inmitten einer alten Kulturlandschaft zwischen...More
Weitere Informationen zum Naturfreibad Primstal gibt es auf der Website der Gemeinde Nonnweiler.More
Pflanzen der Kelten, Kraftsteine, Bienenhaltung, Erddrache, Weidenpavillon, 6-Eck-Hochbeete, Flechthochbeet, Hügelbeete, Hopfenschirme, Kräutergarten, Heu-Kartoffeln, Johannisbeerspirale.
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Since ancient times the 585 m high Peterberg mountain is considered to be a Wetterberg (weather mountain). In pre-Christian times it was dedicated to the God Donar, in later times it was referred to as being home to the Weather Witches. Throughout several centuries a sanctum, which was dedicated to the patron saint of weather Peter, used to be at the point where the chapel is located now....More
The biggest water reservoir in the area - the Primstalsperre in Nonnweiler - was completed in 1982. With a water surface of 96. 4 hectares, this lake is a lot smaller than the Bostalsee lake, but with a depth of 45 meters it has a capacity of approximately 20 million square meters. The lake is fed by the Prims and the Altbach which unite in the reservoir. The two Hunsrück streams have an...More
The archaeological park with the Roman villa Perl – Borg is a beautifully restored Roman village complex, which transports visitors back to Roman times. The mansion is today a museum, where the most important finds from Borg are on display. In the villa baths, with cold and hot baths, you can view the ancient bathing habits and the premises and these can even be rented on request....More
The most famous landmark of the Saarland is the Saarschleife (a large meander of the River Saar) in Saar-Orscholz Mettlach. Over millions of years the Saar has dug its way into the stone and has thus created a natural experience that is second to none. Explore the 12 km long Saarschleife by bike, on foot or by tour boat. The most beautiful view over the panorama is offered by the view...More
Marvel at the white ice poles of Mars, the craters of the moon or the ring system of Saturn as well as numerous fog patches and galaxies with you own eyes - this opportunity is offered during clear weather on the Peterberg, which reaches a height of 548m. The observatory of both the amateur astronaut association and of all people who are interested in watching stars is located here.