Historical structures

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Marcellus Chapel

Beckingen

A testimony of a coming of the Germanherrenorden, which had its seat in Beckingen for a long time.

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Historic Old Town Merzig

Merzig

Merzig‘s Historic Old Town or „Altstadt“ is home to numerous buildings of historic importance.

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Düppenweiler Historical Copper Mine

Beckingen

When visiting the copper mine, you travel down to the underground world of the Visitors‘ Mine via the new „Barbara Shaft („Barbaraschacht“).

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Adventure Railway Station, Losheim am See

Losheim am See

The railway museum is situated in the centre of Losheim on the former Merzig-Büschfeld railway premises.

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Old Railway Station

This sandstone construction was built in 1858 in the style of a small Gothic castle with keep.

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Cloef-Atrium – Conference and Visitor Centre

The Cloef-Atrium stands totally at one with the natural surroundings of the „Cloef“ – the popular vantage point high above the Saarschleife in the health resort of Orscholz.

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Haus des Gastes and early-Celtic tomb artefacts

Weiskirchen

The Haus des Gastes is centrally located and modern, with a contemporary infrastructure.

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B-Werk Besseringen

Merzig

In the years leading up the Second World War, a gigantic, around 630 km-long defence line was built from the Netherlands to just before Basle in Switzerland – known as the West Wall, or Siegfried Line.

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