Bike Touring Highlight
On the road between Dusseldorf - Urdenbach and Baumberg lies directly the original Roman castle house Bürgel.
Today, the house is a museum temple. Furthermore, it is a biological station of the district Mettmann.
There is a beautiful landscaped cottage garden. In the fall is apple harvest.
There are occasional tours of the VHS.
House Bürgel goes back to a Roman fort, of which, however, only a few remains of walls are present. The exact origin and large parts of the history of the house Bürgel remain unclear. A special feature is that the house in a severe flood of the Rhine in 1374 "left" from the left to the right side of the Rhine - due to the changed position of the Rhine ...
Today you will find here a Roman Museum, a biological station and a cold-blooded breed, with regular events.