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Melle Overview

The city consists of the towns Melle-Mitte, Buer, Bruchmühlen, Gesmold, Neuenkirchen, Oldendorf, Riemsloh and Wellingholzhausen.

Things to See in Melle

Automuseum Melle


Kirche St. Matthäus

Waldbühne Melle


  • Schloss Gesmold in Gesmold
  • St. Petrus Kirche in Gesmold
  • Gut Bruche
  • Rathaus Melle-Mitte
  • Kirche St. Petri (evangelisch-lutherisch)
  • Kirche St. Bartholomäus (katholisch) in Wellingholzhausen
  • Kirche St. Martini (evangelisch-lutherisch) in Buer
  • Kirche St. Anna (katholisch) in Schiplage-St. Annen
  • Hoyeler Mühle
  • Ölmühle and Schloss of Gut Ostenwalde
  • Schloss Königsbrück in Neuenkirchen
  • Gut Sondermühlen
  • Kirche St. Marien (katholisch) in Sondermühlen
  • Ev. Marienkirche Oldendorf
  • Kalkofen am Westerhausener Berg (renov.1996)

Kurpark and Friedenspark

Regular events

  • Volksfest
  • Schützenfest
  • Weihnachtsmärkte

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More about the History of Melle

Melle was first mentioned in a document from 1169. In 1443 Heinrich von Moers (Moers vacation rentals | Moers travel guide), Bishop of Osnabrück (Osnabrück vacation rentals | Osnabrück travel guide), gave Melle the privilege of a Wigbold. Osnabrück looked after Melle's interests in the Westphalian Hanseatic League. Melle belonged to Königreich Hannover (Hannover vacation rentals | Hannover travel guide) until 1866 when it became part of Prussia. In 1885 Amt Grönenberg und the municipality Melle formed the prussian district Kreis Melle. The district Melle later on became the municipality Melle. In 1972 the former district with its 56 municipalities were united to the city Melle which since then is part of Osnabrück (district).

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Melle is a city in the district of Osnabrück, Lower Saxony, Germany. The city corresponds to what used to be the district of Melle until 1972.

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