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Old Main Bridge

Old Main Bridge
The Old Bridge at Night

Würzburg's Old Main Bridge (Alte Mainbrücke) was built 1473–1543 to replace the destroyed Romanesque bridge from 1133. It was adorned from 1730 on in two phases with well-known statues of saints and famous persons. A similar impressive bridge is the Charles Bridge in Prague. From the old bridge you will enjoy fantastic views of the fortress Marienberg, the pilgrimage church Käppele and the famous vineyards in the area.

[ Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W%C3%BCrzburg#Main_sights ]

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Address: 97070 Würzburg
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