Schloss Hohenheim mit Schlosspark

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  • Maik

    Hohenheim Castle is located in the Stuttgart district of Hohenheim and was built between 1772 and 1793.

    In 1818, King William I founded the Agricultural Model Institute, which in 1904 became the Agricultural College.

    The castle now houses parts of the University of Hohenheim. Its state rooms are accessible only during public events or open university.

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    • 05/20/2018

  • Jan

    Nice that you can go to the park anytime.

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    • 03/18/2019

  • Bumble-Bee

    One of the apiaries of the university.

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    • 03/19/2019

  • Bumble-Bee

    One of the sequoias in the park's diverse tree collection.

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    • 03/19/2019

  • Bumble-Bee

    Even without access to the castle itself worth the detour for the park with great trees and the view of Plieningen.

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    • 03/19/2019

  • Jan

    I am also thrilled that there are even several mammoth trees here.

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    • 03/19/2019

  • KISS

    On the edge of the park is the memorial column. It was erected in 1979 in memory of the fallen students of the two world wars of the former Hohenheim Ackerbauschüler association.

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    • 03/22/2017

  • Bumble-Bee

    The three columns of thundering Jupiter were rebuilt at the temple ruins on the Roman Forum in Rome on a scale of 1: 4. Originally, the three columns were decorated with Corinthian capitals and carried an architrave with triglyph friezes.

    Today, only the shaft of the eastern pillar is left. The other two are lying on the ground as rubble. Ludwig Uhland is said to have been inspired by this scene in the summer of 1814 to his ballad "The singer's curse":

    "Another high pillar
    testifies to vanishing splendor,
    also these, already burst,
    can fall over night. "

    (Https://uni-hohenheim.de/station-5-drei-sulen-des-donnernden-jupiters)

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    • 03/21/2019

  • 🚶HARALD M. 🚶

    Hohenheim Castle is located in the Stuttgart district of Hohenheim and was built between 1772 and 1793 by Duke Carl Eugen of Württemberg for his later wife Franziska Leutrum von Ertingen. Architect was Reinhard Ferdinand Heinrich Fischer. Today, the castle is mainly used by the University of Hohenheim. The castle is surrounded by the Hohenheim gardens.more: de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schloss_Hohenheim

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    • 05/14/2019

  • Bumble-Bee

    November 16, 1900:
    With Bismarck's death in 1898, a wave of Bismarck worship begins throughout Germany. 35 years after the assassination attempt by Ferdinand Cohen-Bilnd and after South Germany fought against a Prussian supremacy, the Hohenheim students are enthusiastic about the big German idea. This change in the attitude of Hohenheim students reflects a shift towards nationalism in society.

    (Https://uni-hohenheim.de/geschichte-1900-1957)

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    • 03/21/2019

  • Bumble-Bee

    Schloss Hohenheim - situated on the Fildern south of Stuttgart - is the latest creation of Duke Carl Eugen. He had given the estate Garbenhof in 1771 to his then mistress, the Stuttgart singer Katharina Bonafini.

    However, in 1772, Mätresse and owner of the estate changed hands: In the Garbenhof held Dame Franziska von Leutrum their entry, which was raised in 1774 by Emperor Joseph II to the Imperial Countess of Hohenheim and 1783 wife of the Duke. Franziska transformed Carl Eugen, who was always inclined to life, into a man enjoying quiet country life.

    From 1772, the Garbenhof, actually a large farm, was structurally upgraded in 1785 then laid the foundation for a new, prestigious castle Hohenheim. Master builder was Reinhard Ferdinand Heinrich Fischer. Until the death of the Duke in 1793 in a mansard of the still unfinished castle Fischer continued the construction work. After that, the castle, which was unloved by the descendants, remained standing as a ruined building until King William I founded an Agricultural Teaching, Experimental and Model Institute there in 1818. Today this is part of the University of Hohenheim and the castle.

    The castle Hohenheim and the park with the botanical garden have been preserved.

    (Https://stuttgart-tourist.de/a-schloss-hohenheim)

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    • 03/21/2019

  • Bumble-Bee

    The memorial column was created by artist G. Ott.

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    • 03/23/2019

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Location: in Stuttgart District, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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