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Sculptures

Centurione I (1987) in Bamberg

Centurione I by Igor Mitoraj in Bamberg, Germany

This sculpture was created in 1987 by Polish artist Igor Mitoraj. It is located near the Old Town Hall on the Lower Bridge in Bamberg. In the background you can see Michelsberg Abbey, which is currently being renovated.

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Abbeys

Michelsberg Abbey in Bamberg, Germany

Michelsberg Abbey in Bamberg, Germany

Photo of Michelsberg Abbey in Bamberg taken from the grounds of the New Residence (Neue Residenz). More…

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Palaces

New Residence in Bamberg

New Residenz in Bamberg, Germany

The New Residence (Neue Residenz) of the Bamberg Prince-Bishops consists of more than 40 staterooms featuring stucco-work ceilings, furniture and tapestries from the 17th and 18th centuries.

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City Halls

Old city hall of Bamberg, Germany

Old city hall of Bamberg, Germany

The old city hall (Altes Rathaus) of Bamberg was first mentioned in 1387. It is famous for its special location in the middle of the Regnitz River and for the fine painted façade made by Johann Anwender. More…