Between castles and head gears is Lünen situated. In a few minutes you are in the castle Cappenberg the domicile of the famous baron vom Stein. A visitation of the castle is very appealing with it there is always an attractive art exhibition for free. The view from the castle over the wild-park is terrific.
From there you drive 10 minutes to the Westphalia Versailles ‘Castle Nordkirchen’, one of the most famous and unique castles of Germany. There you will eat the famous poppy-seed cake with artist cook Franz Lauter and marvel his artworks.
You want coal, nostalgia and mining – then visit Miss Masella in her Miner-living-museum in the coal-mine-colony in Lünen Brambaur. You will experience close and original how the miners lived and before 100 years and the beautiful anecdotes from Miss Masella of her time as the only woman between 5500 miners. Amazing is also that you past the unique Colani – Ufo, it’s a head tower which is rebuild by the designer Colani and you will see neo-classical coal-mine buildings.
You see, a visit in this charming and varied region is certainly worthwhile!
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