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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 SitesFranziskuskirche - Riehen, BS, Switzerland

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The Roman Catholic church St Franziskus in Riehen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesKaufhaus Globus - Basel, Switzerland

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This department store is considered one of the most important examples of local Art Nouveau.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/25/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesFischmarktbrunnen - Basel, Switzerland

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The oldest, largest and most spectacular of the medieval fountains in Basel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/24/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesHotel Les Trois Rois - Basel, Switzerland

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One of the most luxurious hotels in the city was recently restored to the original glamour of the 1840s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/23/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesKleiner Märkgräflerhof - Basel, Switzerland

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This property has been inhabited for 2400 years without major interruptions.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/23/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesHaus "Unter den Linden" - Basel, Switzerland

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The former episcopal court of the prince-bishopric of Basel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/22/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesAllgemeine Lesegesellschaft - Basel, Switzerland

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The former canons meeting hall next to the cathedral, since 1832 a library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/20/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesHaus zum Kempfen - Basel, Switzerland

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An Art Nouveau building in the center of Basel

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/17/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesGeltenzunft - Basel, Switzerland

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A Renaissance building near the town hall of Basel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/17/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesSevogelbrunnen - Basel, Switzerland

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This fountain with a statue from 1546 is located next to St. Martin Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/12/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesNaturhistorisches Museum - Basel, Switzerland

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The Natural History Museum of Basel was built in 1842-49 by Melchior Berri.

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

date approved: 7/11/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesSchürhof - Basel, Switzerland

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One of the few original medieval buildings at Münsterplatz in Basel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/11/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesHoleeschloss - Binningen, BL, Switzerland

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A small castle from th 16th century in Binningen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesMüllerhaus - Lenzburg, AG, Switzerland

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Müllerhaus in Lenzburg is said to be the most beautiful 18th century mansion in the canton Aargau.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/6/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesMuseum Burghalde - Lenzburg, AG, Switzerland

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The mansion Burghalde in the east of Lenzburg is now the municipal history museum.

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

date approved: 7/6/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesNeolithisches Gräberfeld Goffersberg - Lenzburg, AG, Switzerland

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The largest known Neolithical burial place known in Switzerland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/5/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesSchloss Lenzburg - Lenzburg, AG, Switzerland

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Lenzburg Castle ranks among the oldest and most important castles of Switzerland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/3/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesEhemaliges Amtshaus - Lenzburg, AG, Switzerland

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The former administrative building next to the town hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 7/3/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesAkademisches Gymnasium - Vienna, Austria

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The Akademisches Gymnasium is the oldest secondary school in Vienna, Austria.

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location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 7/2/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesRathaus - Lenzburg, AG, Switzerland

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The town hall of Lenzburg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 6/29/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesMoritzbrunnen - Lenzburg, AG, Switzerland

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A listed stone fountain from 1828 in Lenzburg.

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

date approved: 6/26/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesZur St. Johann Capelle - Basel, Switzerland

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A stately home near the cathedral built 1839-41 on the site of a medieval chapel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 6/25/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesHaus zur Eisenburg - Basel, Switzerland

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A house from the 15th century with rich interior decorations.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 6/24/2014

last visited: never

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

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The oldest parish church of Basel on the northern end of the Cathedral Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 6/24/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesHaus zum Kranichstreyt - Basel, Switzerland

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An over 400 years old house in the center of Basel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

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

date approved: 6/23/2014

last visited: never

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