Bad Hönningen: Difference between revisions

20 bytes added ,  10 years ago
m
Add references section and/or general fixes.
m (robot Adding: pt:Bad Hönningen)
m (Add references section and/or general fixes.)
{{UnreferencedRefimprove|date=October 2009}}
{{Infobox German Location
|Art = Stadt
Governing mayor of the town is Guido Job ([[SPD]]).
 
== History ==
Archeological findings suggest that the first settlers lived here over 1800 years ago when the Romans occupied the [[Rhineland]].
 
On July 12, 1969, it got the grant privileges of a town.
 
== Castle ==
The castle in '''Bad Hönningen''' is called ''Schloss Arenfels'' and was built in 1258/59 by "Gerlach von Isenburg".
 
In 1848, it was changed by its new owner "Ludolf Friedrich von Westerholt" into a neo-gothic castle.
 
== Partner Town ==
* ''Saint Pierre lès Nemours'' ([[France]]) since 1980.
 
== Sights ==
* Castles:
"Schloss Arenfels" in Bad Hönningen
* The ''Schlossberg'' of Bad Hönningen is the biggest vineyard in [[Middle Rhine]] (9 hectare).
 
== Tourism ==
Tourism is the main branch of the economy.
 
The town also organizes many events such as funfair and several festivals.
 
==References==
== External links ==
{{Reflist}}
 
== External links ==
* [http://www.bad-hoenningen.de Homepage Bad Hönningen]
 
{{commonsCommons catcategory|Bad Hönningen}}
 
{{Cities and towns in Neuwied (district)}}
 
{{DEFAULTSORT:Bad Honningen}}
 
 
{{Neuwied-geo-stub}}
3,734,324

edits