"... Historic half-timbered houses gather around the old church, surrounded by magnificent villas that testify to the prosperity of different eras.
With its historic town center, Velbert-Langenberg has one of the best-preserved small-town sites in North Rhine-Westphalia.
The town built down into the slope offers a picturesque view of winding streets, whose lovingly furnished houses and shops invite you to linger. The old church, an Evangelical parish church from 1726 with a carved pulpit, as well as the new Evangelical church built in 1877 with an impressive roof construction made of curved, richly decorated girders are worth seeing. ... "
October 18, 2020
It is also worth mentioning that in 1998 the Velbert-Langenberg district was declared a “book town” on the initiative of the city of Velbert, in which several antiquarian bookshops offer books, graphics, vintage photographs and other works made from or on paper.
More details at buecherstadt-langenberg.de
February 4, 2021
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