Lateinschule Alfeld — Alfeld (Leine), Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member prussel
N 51° 59.173 E 009° 49.586
32U E 556752 N 5759827
Quick Description: Build in 1610-12, the Lateinschule (Latin school) was primarily used to teach future clergymen, legal scholars and doctors
Location: Niedersachsen, Germany
Date Posted: 7/3/2019 1:11:25 AM
Waymark Code: WM10WRC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
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Long Description:

Die Alfelder Lateinschule wurde 1610-12 erbaut und ist mit einem reichen Bild- und Architekturschmuck ein herausragendes Beispiel der sogenannten Weserrenaissance.
Als Lateinschule diente die Lehranstalt vor allem der Ausbildung künftiger Geistlicher, Rechtsgelehrter und Ärzte. Im 19. Jahrhundert beherbergte das Haus ein Lehrerseminar, seit 1928 befindet sich in ihm das Alfelder Stadtmuseum.

The Alfelder Lateinschule (Alfeld Latin School) was built in 1610-12 and is an outstanding example of the so-called Weser Renaissance with its rich pictorial and architectural decoration.
As a Latin school, the school was primarily used to train future clergymen, legal scholars and doctors. In the 19th century the building housed a teacher training college, and since 1928 it has housed the Alfeld City Museum.

source: wikipedia

Address:
Stadtmuseum Alfeld
Am Kirchhof 4/5
Alfeld (Leine), Germany
31061


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