A former duke city with a long history
Magnificent churches, a spacious civic center and a lot more: In Straubing visitors dive deep into history of about 8000 years. Walk on this trails: For example the “Gäuboden” museum or the lat gothic church St. Jacob, where you can find a window made by Albrecht Dürer in the years around 1500. The landmark of Straubing is a gothic watchtower from the 14th century. He is about 68 meter tall. The local people celebrate a “fifth season” in august: The “Gäubodenfest” is the second largest folk festival after the “Oktoberfest” in Bavaria.
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