Gengenbach Germany – Town in Black Forest

Gengenbach Germany is a small medieval town in the Black Forest. From Offenburg, it is 11.4 km (16 min) by road. Black Forest Railway serves Gengenbach . The railway station is small. You have to buy train tickets using ticketing machines.

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Chapel Atop a Hill

A Walk Around the Medieval Town

Near the Bahnhof is a small chapel on top of a hill. It is surrounded by vineyards.  At the bottom of the hill are magnificent historic houses.

Church of St. Marien
Church of St. Marien

Church of St. Marien in is near the market square Gengenbach Germany . It is a beautiful church. We could not enter inside as it was past 6 pm when we reached there and was closed.

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Town Square

Market Square

Gengenbach also boasts of a picturesque, traditional, medieval town centre. An  eighteenth century gate with medieval spire dominates the market square. It has cobblestone roads leading to it. Half-timbered houses line both sides. There are pretty flowers in stone planters and even an old wishing well.

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Water Wheel at the Cloister Mill

In my walks around the town, I came across this ancient water wheel at the Cloister Mill.

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