Weser Renaissance Bevern Castle

The his­tor­ic­al Weser Up­lands

Discover historical cities and places, follow cultural paths and trace the footsteps of historical figures. Embark on a pilgrimage path or a leisurely stroll and take in the many points of interest in the Weser Uplands.

A total of 16 historical cities and 10 historical places are waiting for you to discover. These include magnificent half-timbered buildings, enchanting castles from the Weser Renaissance, traditional spas and other attractions. Explore Hamelin, home of the Pied Piper, or the half-timbered gem that is Hann. Münden on one of the historical and barrier-free city tours.

Follow in the footsteps of Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, followed by a visit to Bückeburg Palace, home of Germany’s only noble riding academy. It is also worth looking for traces of the controversial author and journalist Hermann Löns or the poet of ‘Das Lied der Deutschen’, Hoffmann von Fallersleben. Indulge in childhood memories while hiking on the path of the artist Wilhelm Busch.