"Eichstatt has a large Residence" Eichstätt by BruceDunning

Eichstätt Travel Guide: 25 reviews and 72 photos

View of the palace in town

The town was founded in 741 as a Roman post and became a province of Princes until 1802 when Secularization turned the town over to Bavaria region.

Main square of town

Center of the town is s very nice square and elegant buildings surrounding it.

Dom front entrance

The Cathedral is a focal point in the town side by side to the Residence

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Nice Residence tour and Dom Sites
  • Cons:Good stop on way through Atmuhl VAlley
  • In a nutshell:Residence Museum is about all here
  • Last visit to Eichstätt: May 2012
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • King_Golo's Profile Photo
    Nov 21, 2015 at 3:56 AM

    Nice place - I visited in 2008 and in the early 1990s, but I can't really remember a lot.

    • BruceDunning's Profile Photo
      Nov 26, 2015 at 11:07 AM

      Thanks for the viewing. It is another great town in Germany with all the splendor

  • balhannah's Profile Photo
    Jan 24, 2013 at 5:58 PM

    This town sounds like a good find. Thanks for sharing!

  • unclerooster's Profile Photo
    Aug 14, 2012 at 12:46 PM

    The castle on the hill is overwhelming with the gret views of the town below and the museums sound interesting.


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