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Erlangen

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Erlangen is a Middle Franconian city in Bavaria, Germany. It is located north-west of Nuremberg at the confluence of the river Regnitz and its large tributary, the Schwabach. Erlangen has more than 100,000 inhabitants.Erlangen is dominated by the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and the numerous branch offices of Siemens AG, as well as a large research Institute of the Fraunhofer Society and the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light. An event that left its mark on the city was the settlement of Huguenots after the revocation of the Edict of Nantes in 1685.Felix Klein's Erlangen program of 1872, considering the future of research in mathematics, is so called because Klein then taught at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg.
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Hidden gems in Erlangen

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Botanischer Garten
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Schlossgarten
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Art Museum
Kunstpalais Erlangen
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Wildlife Area
Walderlebniszentrum Tennenlohe
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Erlangen

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World heritage site
Würzburg Residence Wurzburg
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Historic Site
Town Walls Rothenburg
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Historic Site
Bamberg Altstadt Bamberg
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Architectural Building
Romer Frankfurt
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min

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Garden
Aromagarten
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Siemens Healthineers MedMuseum
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Stadtmuseum Erlangen
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Kase-Ecke Waltmann
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

Shopping in Erlangen

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Erlangen Arcaden
3.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Shopping Mall
Galeria Kaufhof Erlangen
3.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Shopping Mall
Einkaufszentrum Neuer Markt
3.2
Duration: 1h 30 min

Museums in Erlangen

Specialty Museum
Platenhaus-chen
4.0
Duration: 30 minutes

Nature in Erlangen

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Water Body
Dechsendorfer Weiher
3.1
Duration: 1h 30 min

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