town in Lower Saxony, Germany

Wolfenbüttel is a town in Lower Saxony.

Stadtmarkt
City market square

UnderstandEdit

While the town does have history going back centuries as evident by its well preserved timber-framed buildings, it is overshadowed by nearby Braunschweig and its one claim to fame is rarely associated with the town – being the site of the Jägermeister distillery and their corporate headquarters.

Get inEdit

Wolfenbüttel is located on the Oker river, about 15 km south of Brunswick. In 1432 it became the residence of the Duke of Brunswick.

By trainEdit

  • 1 Bahnhof Wolfenbüttel. This station sees regional train service    

Get aroundEdit

SeeEdit

 
Schloss Wolfenbüttel
Baroque castle
 
Klein Venedig
Historic town canal
  • 1 Schloss Wolfenbüttel (Wolfenbüttel Castle), Schlossplatz 13. A baroque castle and museum.    
  • 2 Lessinghaus, Lessingplatz 1.  
  • 3 Herzog-August-Bibliothek, Lessingplatz 2.
  • 4 Klein-Venedig ("Little Venice" town canal), Stobenstraße. A picturesque waterside building ensemble.

DoEdit

BuyEdit

The town centre offers many opportunities for shopping. Market days are on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

EatEdit

  • 5 Sun, Leipzigerstraße 8a, +49 5331 31788. Chinese food

DrinkEdit

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