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"Fuggerei - ivy-clad houses with religious symbols" Top 5 Page for this destination Fuggerei Tip by Mikebond

Fuggerei, Augsburg: 21 reviews and 36 photos

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  • house in the Fuggerei - Augsburg
      house in the Fuggerei
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  • house with the Virgin - Augsburg
      house with the Virgin
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Many houses in the Fuggerei are covered with ivy, which makes them even more beautiful and characteristic.
Moreover, almost every house in the Fuggerei has a small window with a statue of the Virgin, a saint or an angel. Devotion was, in fact, one of the conditions to live there.
However, many others buildings in Augsburg have religious statues on their façades.

Address: Jakoberstrasse

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  • Updated Sep 30, 2005
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