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Homberg (Ohm) Overview
Homberg (Ohm) is a town in the Vogelsbergkreis in Hesse, Germany. The officially recognized climatic spa of Homberg lies from 203 to 350 m above sea level in the valley of the Ohm, a tributary to the Lahn, some 19 km southeast of Marburg (Marburg vacation rentals | Marburg travel guide).
Homberg borders in the north on the town of Stadtallendorf (Stadtallendorf vacation rentals | Stadtallendorf travel guide) (Marburg-Biedenkopf), in the northeast on the town of Kirtorf, in the southeast on the community of Gemünden (Gemünden vacation rentals | Gemünden travel guide), in the south on the community of Mücke (Mücke vacation rentals | Mücke travel guide), in the southwest on the town of Grünberg (Grünberg vacation rentals | Grünberg travel guide) and the community of Rabenau (Rabenau vacation rentals | Rabenau travel guide) (both in Gießen district), in the west on the community of Ebsdorfergrund (Ebsdorfergrund vacation rentals | Ebsdorfergrund travel guide), and in the northwest on the town of Amöneburg (both in Marburg-Biedenkopf).
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The Homberger Rathaus was built in 1539 at the market. The half-timbered house in its history served as a court and has a 1554-built cellar. The building was established in 1965 and extensively rehabilitated
The City Tavern, which before 1700, was the only place in the city to enjoy wine and spirits. The tenants received goods directly from Homberger Weinmeister.
The castle Homberg is an early medieval castle. In the Thirty Years' War the castle was established by Swedish and Hessian troops. In 1648 it was partly restored and renovated. Today the facility is privately owned.
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More about the History of Homberg (Ohm)
Homberg was first mentioned in 1065 AD by King Henry IV. The castle was probably built sometime during the 12th Century. In 1750, the town's population finally surpassed 1,000 inhabitants. After the Second World War, the city became a center of resources for middle Ohmtal, including sites for industrial plants. The significance for the community has also continued unabated, especially after the incorporation of surrounding villages as part of the Hessian territorial reform of 1972.
[ source: wikipedia ]
Homberg (Ohm) is a town in the Vogelsbergkreis in Hesse, Germany. The officially recognized climatic spa of Homberg lies from 203 to 350 m above sea level in the valley of the Ohm, a tributary to the Lahn, some 19 km southeast of Marburg.
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