Altenberge roundabout Midsummer 2006
Altenberge is a municipality in the district of Steinfurt, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. It is situated approx. 15 km south-east of Steinfurt and 15 km north-west of Münster.
This stone-sawing in the quarry were Hesselmann used to cut the blocks Baumberger sandstone in slices...
On the grounds of Baumberger-Sandstein-Museum in Havixbeck is the art studio ARTelier for sculpture, ...
The museum presents beautiful sculptures and fine masonry. At the same time we try to explain, how th...
In the garden of Baumberger-Sandstein-Museum is located in the Westphalian Sandsteinpfad. Here, visit...
War Memorial in Havixbeck
Die münsterländische Wasserburg Hülshoff
Every Tuesday and Friday during the period from 14.00 until 18.00 clock instead of the pedestrian zon...
Auf der münsterländischen Burg Hülshoff Münster wurde 1797 Annette von Droste-Hülshoff geboren, dort ...
Die münsterländische Burg Hülshoff
The Münsterland is a region in northern North Rhine-Westphalia and in the northwestern with the city of Münster as a Westphalia center. It can vary depending on the context, narrow, forming a rough framework of the Teutoburg Forest in the northeast, the lip in the south and the Dutch border in the west.
As a historical region of the Münsterland is in the tradition of the Bishopric of Münster, temporal dominion of the former Bishop of Munster. In addition are summarized today as the region Münsterland circles Borken, Coesfeld, Steinfurt, Warendorf and the county-Munster, operate their cooperation and joint activities, often under the concept. Landscape is known as the northern part of the Westphalian Münsterland bay. The respective areas are largely, but not completely identical.
The population's awareness of the region is strong and orients itself more to the historical boundaries. Combining work alongside the long common history, especially the predominant Catholic confession, and the Low German language in the form of Münsterländer Platt.
Most rural structure, and specific cultural landscape features, such as the many park-like landscape and the numerous moats represent, represent additional regional peculiarities There is also a significant commitment to Munster, which forms in cultural, intellectual and economic terms has always been the dominant focus.