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The Baden wine trail nestles amongst more than 160 picturesque kilometres (100 miles) along the western edge of the Black Forest. It leads through the most beautiful and significant wine-growing regions of Baden: Ortenau, Breisgau, Kaiserstuhl, Tuniberg, and Markgräflerland - and forms a kind of Viticultural Black Forest that reaches down to the Rhine plain. Baden Wine Trail Gallery The following images were taken on Ascension Day in May, when a long stretch of the Markgräflerland Wine Trail road between Staufen and Müllheim was closed to all...
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Posted by on in Müllheim Town Tour
Markgräfler Museum Müllheim im Blankenhornpalais (Markgräfler Museum in the Blankenhorn Townhouse) Built around 1800 in the early classical townhouse style, with architectural influences taken from neighbouring France, the Blankenhorn townhouse was initially the guesthouse "Zur Krone" (The Crown), run by the Blankenhorn family (a prominent Müllheim family - Adolf Blankenhorn was the first president of the German Winegrowers Association in 1874, his son was chief of the Baden police until removed in 1933 because of his opposition to the newly e...
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On the death of Philip von Hachberg-Sausenberg in Montpellier, France, on 9th September 1503, the Hachberg-Sausenberg branch of the House of Baden dies out. First established in 1306 as a branch of the Baden-Hachberg line, itself a branch of the main Baden line, the Hachberg-Sausenberg lands and title in Germany (Philip also had interests in France and Switzerland which passed to his daughter) is inherited by Christoph (Christopher) I von Baden, Margrave of Baden, thus returning them to the main Baden line, though not for long. The former Hac...
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