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    Bamberg is a reasonable sized town, nearly 70,000, in the northern part of Bavaria. Reputedly the inhabitants of this place drink more beer per head of population than anywhere else in Germany. No mean feat if their fellow Bavarians are anything to go by. This is helped by the fact that there are nine breweries in the city limits, all brewing (and serving) their own beers. Bamberg has the most breweries per capita of anywhere in the world. Within 35 miles of the center of town one can find another 200+ breweries.

    The town is basically in two halves. The new town on one side of the river (where the station is located) and the old town on the other. The old town was generally untouched by bombing in the 1940s so retains many more of its traditional buildings than other cities in Germany. This is where you’ll find most of the sights and plenty of places to eat and drink.

    Oddly it seems to be little known outside of Germany so there are far fewer coachloads of tourists than other towns in the surrounding region. Another oddity of the town is that is is distinctly Bavarian. The little town in the Franconian part of Bavaria is very proud of their independence and style that sets them apart from most of Germany. Even the language is slightly different from most of Germany.

    Local specialty: Rauchbier – a very dark smoked beer that is the local brew. The United States Army also has a base in the city.
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    • Schlenkerla
      1.52 Km from Bamberg
    • Bacatec
      34.71 Km from Bamberg
      Established in 2000, BaCaTec for Bavaria California Technology Center is a technology platform for research exchange between universities in the federal states of Bavaria in Germany and the state of California in the United States of America.
    • Landestheater Coburg
      40.39 Km from Bamberg
      Landestheater Coburg (Coburg State Theatre) is a medium-sized three-division (opera / operetta, drama, ballet) theatre in Coburg, Bavaria, Germany. Located in an elegant building at Coburg Square, the neo-classical building has 550 seats. In 2008, the theatre employed 250 permanent staff and 100 part-time employees.
    • St. Augustin, Coburg
      40.49 Km from Bamberg
      St. Augustine's Church (German: St. Augustin) is a parish church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Bamberg located in the Bavarian town of Coburg, Germany. It was built between 1856 and 1860. Originally designed in the Gothic Revival style, the church was remodelled in 1960 due to a liturgical reform. There is a crypt under the church that contains the remains of fifteen members of the Koháry branch of the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, a Roman Catholic branch of the originally Protestant du...
    • Kunstmuseum Bayreuth
      48.37 Km from Bamberg
    • Münsterschwarzach Abbey
      49.23 Km from Bamberg
      Münsterschwarzach Abbey (Abtei Münsterschwarzach, formerly often known as Kloster Schwarzach or Schwarzach Abbey), is a Benedictine monastery in Germany. It is located at the confluence of the rivers Schwarzach and Main in Bavaria.

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    Graphic showing average weather in Bamberg in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

    Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
    Jan -1.1 76.3 30 30
    Feb 0.1 59.1 32.2 23.3
    Mar 3.7 49 38.7 19.3
    Apr 8 54.5 46.4 21.5
    May 12.8 66.5 55 26.2
    Jun 16 79 60.8 31.1
    Jul 17.7 89 63.9 35
    Aug 16.8 78.9 62.2 31.1
    Sep 13.3 61 55.9 24
    Oct 8.2 60.3 46.8 23.7
    Nov 3.5 59.2 38.3 23.3
    Dec 0.3 73.9 32.5 29.1

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