Don’t you know that the largest known Roman fort was built in Bonn, Germany? And do you know which famous composer and pianist was born in Bonn? It was Ludwig van Beethoven! He was born at 1770 at Bonngasse where a museum now honors him.
It was also in Bonn, when at the young age of 7, Beethoven had his first public performance.
So when visiting Bonn, Germany, visit Beethoven’s house too.
1. Beethoven House
It is free to wander inside the house. For about an hour, enjoy the old musical instruments on display.
Address: Bonngasse 20, Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: 0228/9-81-75-25
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2. The Bundeskunsthalle
This is a free exhibition inside the museum. The exhibitions vary every time.
Address: Friedr.Ebert Allee4, 53113 Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: +49 (0)228 9171–0
3. Beethoven Statue
Of course there should be a Beethoven statue! It is located at the Cathedral market. If you get lucky, you’d get treated with free concerts.
Address: Munsterplatz, Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
4. Catedral de Bonn
This may not be the best Cathedral I have seen in my travels, but Catedral de Bonn is still worth the visit with its interesting architecture.
Address: Marktplatz, Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: +49-228-98-58-80
5. Alter Friedhof
This is a very old cemetery that dates back to the 1700s. So many famous people were buried here including composer Robert Schumann.
Address: Bornheimer Strasse, 53113 Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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