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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage Sites
Description:
To find and document locations that are officially listed by the respective authorities in Austria, Switzerland and Liechtenstein.

Findet und dokumentiert denkmalgeschützte Orte in Österreich, Liechtenstein und der Schweiz.
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[English] The aim of this category is to find and document the officially listed cultural heritage sites in Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.

We are interested in permanent and immobile sites, some of the lists contain collections like libraries, archives, church treasuries or museum collections. These entries are excluded.

The official lists of protected heritage sites in Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland are available on the web sites of the respective authorities:

There is a list for each Bundesland in Austria. The lists only contain immobile objects. This sums up to about 12,000 locations on 9 lists.

Switzerland has two lists for each canton according to the priority of the objects called A and B objects. There are currently about 8,300 entries in 52 lists.

The list of Liechtenstein contains about 200 objects.

The lists of Austria and Switzerland are available as PDF documents. Some regions provide more details on the official web sites.

[Deutsch] Das Ziel dieser Kategorie ist, denkmalgeschützte Orte in Österreich, Liechtenstein und der Schweiz zu finden und zu dokumentieren.

Es geht um permanente, unbewegliche Objekte. Einige der Listen enthalten auch Sammlungen, z.b. aus Bibliotheken, Archiven, Kirchenschätzen und Museen, solche Einträge gehören nicht hierher.

Die offiziellen Listen der denkmalgeschützten Objekte in Österreich, Liechtenstein und der Schweiz sind auf den Web Sites der jeweiligen Behörden zu finden:

In Österreich gibt es für jedes Bundesland eine eigene Liste. Die Listen enthalten nur immobile Objekte. Zurzeit sind dies etwa 12'000 Orte in 9 Listen.

In der Schweiz gibt es zwei Listen für jeden Kanton (A- und B-Objekte je nach Wichtigkeit). Das ergibt etwa 8'300 Objekte in 52 Listen.

Lieschtenstein verfügt zur Zeit über etwa 200 denkmalgeschützte Objekte.

Die Listen für Österreich und die Schweiz sind als PDF-Dokumente verfügbar. z.T. gibt es detailliertere Informationen auf den Web Sites der einzelnen Bundesländer/Kantone.

Instructions for Posting a Austrian and Swiss National Heritage Sites Waymark:
[English] Provide the coordinates taken by you on the site.
Provide at least two daylight photos taken by yourself, for more complex sites with several buildings more pictures are appropriate.
Describe the object and its history; include as many information as you can get into the long description. Citations are allowed, but must be declared as such, including the source.
Fill out the variables as well as you can.

Naming convention for the title: Name (try to find something useful and unique for the closer area) - City, State, Country

Multilingual submissions are highly welcome but not required. Ideally we would like to see texts in English and the local predominant language (German in most areas, French or Italian in some Swiss regions).

[Deutsch] Die Koordinaten müssen selbst vor Ort erhoben werden.
Es sollten mindestens zwei verschiedene selbstgemachte Fotos des Objekts hochgelanden werden, bitte keine Nachtaufnahmen. Für komplexere Objekte mit mehreren Gebäuden sind mehr Bilder angebracht.
Beschreibt das Objekt und seine Geschichte. Je mehr Informationen, desto besser. Zitate sind erlaubt, müssen aber klar als solche gekennzeichnet und mit Quellenangaben versehen sein.
Füllt die Variablen so gut es geht aus.

Namenskonventionen für den Titel: Name (versucht etwas klares zu finden, das in der näheren Umgebung eindeutig ist) - Stadt, Bundesland oder Kanton, Land

Mehrsprachige Postings sind höchst willkommen, aber nicht notwendig. Ideal wären Englisch und die lokal vorherrschende Landessprache (meistens Deutsch, in einigen Gegenden der Schweiz Französisch und Italienisch).
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
[English] To log a visit, please post a photo of the location you took yourself. You do not have to be in the picture. Please do NOT post pictures of your GPSr! Tell us about your visit. If you cannot provide a photo your visit will still be welcome, but then tell us a bit more, please.

[Deutsch] Bitte postet ein Foto, das ihr selbst gemacht habt. Bilder von Euch selbst sind nicht erforderlich, Bilder von Eurem GPS-Gerät möchten wir gar nicht sehen. Erzählt uns etwas von eurem Besuch. Falls Ihr kein Foto habt, könnt ich trotzdem einen Besuch loggen, aber dann möchten wir bitte ein bisschen mehr Text sehen.
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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesLion Monument - Zürich, Switzerland

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The lion monument at the entrance of the marina is a landmark of the town district Enge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Region Zuerich (ZH), Switzerland

date approved: 5/21/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesSt. Niklaus-Kirche - Lausen, BL, Switzerland

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The reformed church of Lausen has a history back to the 8th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 5/20/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesGemeindehaus Oekolampad - Basel, Switzerland

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The Oekolampad church from 1930 in the west of Basel.

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location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 5/20/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesGotthelfschulhaus - Basel, Switzerland

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A school from 1902 in the west of Basel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 5/18/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesPolizeiposten Wielandplatz - Basel, Switzerland

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A neo-classical former police station from 1914 at Wielandplatz in the west of Basel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 5/17/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesAllerheiligenkirche - Basel, Switzerland

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Allerheiligenkirche is a Roman Catholic church from 1947 in the Basel neighborhood Neubad.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 5/17/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesSchulhaus Hübeli - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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An school from 1868 in the center of Olten.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/12/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesEhemalige Schokoladefabrik Julius Meinl AG - Wien, Austria

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[DE] Die ehemalige Schokoladefabrik ist heute ein Wohnhaus [EN] The former chocolate factory is now an apartment building

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 5/10/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesZielemp - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The last remains of the castle of Olten.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/10/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesZunfthaus zum Löwen - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The oldest restarant in Olten dates back to the late 15th century; today it is a Thai restaurant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/10/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesTurnhalle Schützenmatte - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The former gym on Schützenmatte from 1894 is a cultural center since 1997.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/10/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesKirche St. Martin - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The Roman Catholic church St. Martin in Olten is considerd to be the most significant Neo-Romanesque Swiss church from the late historicism period.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/6/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesEhemaliger Industriebau USEGO - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The former headquarter of USEGO from 1923.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/6/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesStadtkirche - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The Christian-Catholic town church of Olten was built between 1806 and 1812.

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location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/3/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesKunstmuseum - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The municipal art museum of Olten is located in a former residential and commercial building near the town church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/3/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesKapuzinerkloster - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The Capuchin monastery of Olten was founded in 1648.

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location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/3/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesRathskeller - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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A historic restaurant in the town center of Olten over and over painted with scenes from the Swiss Peasant War 1653.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/3/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesStadtbibliothek - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The municipal library of Olten in the former town hall from 1705. ery simple except for the corner pilaster strips and the door case.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/3/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesBäumlihof - Riehen, BS, Switzerland

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Bäumlihof is a large country estate between Riehen and Basel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 5/3/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesStadtturm - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The city tower of Olten is a former church steeple from 1521 and one of the landmarks of town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/1/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesGedeckte Holzbrücke - Olten, SO, Switzerland

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The covered bridge from 1803 is one of the landmarks of Olten.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Espace Mittelland (BE/SO), Switzerland

date approved: 5/1/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesDenkmal Fürst Karl Philipp zu Schwarzenberg - Wien, Austria

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[DE] Das Denkmal Fürst Karl Philipp zu Schwarzenberg steht am Schwarzenbergplatz im 1. Wiener Gemeindebezirk. [EN] The Monument for Fürst Karl Philipp zu Schwarzenberg is located on Schwarzenbergplatz in Vienna's 1st district.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 4/28/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesAlszauberbrunnen - Wien, Austria

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[DE] Der Alszauberbrunnen ist ein Brunnen auf dem Elterleinplatz im 17. Wiener Gemeindebezirk Hernals. [EN] The "Alszauberbrunnen" is a fountain on the Elterleinplatz in Vienna's 17th district, Hernals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 4/26/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesBauernhaus Tecknauerstrasse - Gelterkinden, BL, Switzerland

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A farm building from the early 18th century in Gelterkinden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 4/24/2015

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesVilla Boveri - Baden, AG, Switzerland

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Villa Boveri is a neo-baroque villa from 1897 in the south of Baden

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland

date approved: 4/22/2015

last visited: never

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