Places of Interest in Kempten

Here are some sights in Kempten, the capital of Upper Allgäu:

Archaeological Park Cambodunum: with the Gallo-Roman temple district, the Basilica of the Forum and the small thermal baths.

Museums: Roman Museum, Allgäu Castle Museum, Alpine Gallery, Alpine Museum, Kempten Art Gallery, Natural History Museum, State Rooms in the Residence.

Cambodunum Park: 1 March to 30 November Tuesday to Sunday, 10-17 hrs, open on Mondays on public holidays. Cambodunumweg 3, 87437 Kempten.

Roman Museum, an archaeological and folkloristic museum: Residenzplatz 31, 87435 Kempten; Opening hours: from 01 April to 31 October every Thursday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to noon and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The Alpine Museum: Tuesday to Sunday: 10.00 - 16.00, closed 24/25/31 December, 1 January, and Carnival Tuesday; public guided tours every Saturday at 14.00.

The Alpine Museum in Kempten houses the largest exhibition of Alpine history in Europe!

Staterooms in the residence: April - September: Tuesday to Sunday, 09.00 - 15.45 h; October: Tuesday to Sunday, 10.00 - 16.00 h; November, January - March: Saturday and Sunday, 10.00 - 16.00 h; December during the Christmas market: 12.15 - 16.00 h; access only with a guided tour every 45 min.

The residence, built in the middle of the 17th century is the first baroque monastery in Germany!

Trains from Pfronten-Weißbach to Kempten (Allgäu) main station: Average journey time - 46 minutes. Rail connections per day - 17. Distance – 22 km.

Departure times from Pfronten-Weißbach to Kempten (Allgäu) main station can be found here.

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