Ahaus Travel Guide

  • The downtown fountain at the Oldenkottplatz
    The downtown fountain at the...
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  • Ahaus Castle
    Ahaus Castle
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  • St. Mariä Himmelfahrt church - Ahaus
    St. Mariä Himmelfahrt church - Ahaus
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Ahaus Things to Do

  • St. Georg Fountain

    In 1930 the St. Georg Fountain was opened at the City Hall square.It commemmorates the World War I casualties.

  • Oldenkottplatz Fountain

    The Oldenkottplatz Fountain is placed at the main down town pedestrian crossing.The fountain has movable bronze figures sculpted by Bonifatius Stirnberg and placed in 1944 as part of an Euregio art event.

  • Pfarrkirche St. Mariä Himmelfahrt

    The St. Mariä Himmelfahrt church is the main downtown church. At it's location inthe past the chapel of the castle was located. That was extened to a church that burned down in 1400.In 1401 a brick stone Gotic "Hallenkirche" contruction started. More than a century later a tower construction started.After the city fire of 1863 only the stone church...

  • The Ahaus Castle

    The castle of Ahaus has a long history.In 1120 a first small castle construction started under management of Bernhard von Diepenheim. Bernhard's son Lifhard starts using the family name "Von Ahaus".In 1406 the castle came under control of the Bishop of Münster. In the 16th century walls and waterways were added. In 1569 the castle was ransacked...

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    There was also s great church..but pity he was closed..I must back one day!!Ahaus is 40 km from my home..When it is a sunny day i go with the bycycle..

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    You can make e great walk by the Wasserschloss...Nice to do..and also os Ahaus a great place for shopping..And i think there is much more..We where here on a sunday!!


Ahaus Hotels

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  • Ahauser Ratshotel

    Coesfelder Strasse 21 - 23, Ahaus, North Rhine-Westphalia, 48683, Germany

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Landgasthof-Gerwing-Wulf

    Brinkerhook 33/Enscheder Str.33, Ahaus, 48683, de

    Good for: Solo

  • Hotel Hof zum Ahaus

    Argentrestrasse 10, Ahaus, North Rhine-Westphalia, 48683, Germany

    Good for: Couples

Ahaus Restaurants

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    Kurfürsten-Grill: Imbiß

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    The Kurfürsten-Grill Imbiß is a snackbar with a wide variety of snacks.
    On the menu are Grill specialities, Schnitzel dishes, Sausages, Rice, salads, Chicken, Hamburgers and other German snacks.

    Cold drinks available; also beer and wines.

    Take away service for all snacks on the menu.

    Business hours:
    Mo-Th: 11AM - 11PM
    Fr-Sa: 11AM - Midnight
    So: 11AM - 11PM

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    • Wine Tasting
    • Food and Dining
    • Beer Tasting

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Ahaus Shopping

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    Bäckerei & Konditorei Paul Effing: German bread and cookies

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    The Paul Effing Bakery is a bit of every thing for local food and drinks.
    It's far more than just a bakery shop.
    Inside is a small coffee corner and in the summer the outside corner terrace is open as well to enjoy the best local bread, cakes and more.
    Ice cream is another speciality of this shop.

    What to buy: Bienenstich

    What to pay: About 1 Euro per piece

    B��ckerei & Konditorei Paul Effing - Ahaus
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    • Hiking and Walking
    • Budget Travel
    • Food and Dining

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Ahaus Sports & Outdoors

  • Cycling

    Ahaus and surroundings are great to cycle.At the local tourrist office several cycling routes are available. Bicycle

  • Walking in and around Ahaus

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  • Sign of the past

    In the Marktstrasse a plaque is placed on the wall of Jewelry shop Engels to commemorate the Jewish Prayer house.The first Jewish synagoge of Ahaus was build in 1813, but was destryed by the city fire of 1863. A newer bigger building with prayer room, women room, school room and a teacher living quarters, was constructed at the Marktstrasse.In 1934...

  • Der Mahner Statue

    The statue called "Der Mahner" is a bronze one that was erected at the market square in 1967 next to the St. Mariä Himmelfahrt church. The sculpter of the statue is Hilde Schuerk-Frisch.In the pedestal a bible text in German is placed, reading: "Wenn doch auch du erkenntest an diesem deinem Tage, was dir zum Frieden dient" (from Luke 19: 42 - if...

  • Local Tourist Office and useful links

    The local Tourist Office is located at:Oldenkottplatz 248683 AhausTelefon: +49-2561-444444Ahaus On-line


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