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"I will be in Oftersheim for s couple of days during the week of February 13th. I am interested in visiting since this is where my grandmother came from. I'd like to see the sites as well as visit places that would have been around back in the early 1900s. Any suggestions?" (posted 01/13/2017)

Hello from Atl I can not speak for Oftersheim directly. HOWEVER it is just south of Schwetzingen with its lovely castle and vast gardens. The church office in all German villages shouldhave information on all its inhabitants. Speyer is another great town close by on the other side of the river Rhine. All foods are good and any inn has Usually been around long enough to pass the test of time Greetings Barbara Henry
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Oftersheim Overview

Oftersheim is surrounded by the Rhine-Neckar and lies about 15 km south of Mannheim (Mannheim vacation rentals | Mannheim travel guide) and about 10 km west of Heidelberg (Heidelberg vacation rentals | Heidelberg travel guide).

Things to See in Oftersheim

Schwetzinger Schloss

Heidelberger Schloss

Hockenheimring

Kurpfalzhalle

Rose-Saal

Karl-Frei-Sporthalle

Bellamar

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More about the History of Oftersheim

Oftersheim was first mentioned in 766. The town was destroyed in both the Thirty and Nine Year wars. In 1966, the city celebrated its 1,2000 year anniversary.

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Oftersheim is a municipality in the district of Rhein-Neckar-Kreis, in Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany. It is situated 8 km southwest of Heidelberg.

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