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Bischofsheim an der Rhön Overview

Bischofsheim an der Rhön is a town in the district Rhön-Grabfeld, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated in the Rhön Mountains, 29 km southeast of Fulda (Fulda vacation rentals | Fulda travel guide).

Several originally separate villages became part of the town Bischofsheim. These are Frankenheim, Haselbach, Oberweißenbrunn, Unterweißenbrunn and Wegfurt.

Things to See in Bischofsheim an der Rhön

Kreuzberg, 2nd highest mountain of the Rhön Mountains (932 metres)

Kloster Kreuzberg (Kreuzberg vacation rentals | Kreuzberg travel guide) (monastery, built 1681 - 1692)

Town tower Zehntturm (13th century, 26 metres high)

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More about the History of Bischofsheim an der Rhön

In a document of the early 13th century Bischofsheim was first mentioned. The town is much older, probably 8th century. The name Bischofsheim (German: home of the bishop) indicates that the town was maybe founded by Saint Boniface. As Bischofsheim is situated between Fulda (Fulda vacation rentals | Fulda travel guide) and the palatinate Salz, Boniface founded a settlement to rest on the way.

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Bischofsheim an der Rhön is a town in the district Rhön-Grabfeld, in Bavaria, Germany. It is situated in the Rhön Mountains, 29 km southeast of Fulda.

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