Nienburg, Lower Saxony, Germany

Nienburg is a town and capital of the district Nienburg, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is known as a culinary capital with three speciality dishes: the Nienburg asparagus, smoked Weseraal fish, and bear paws.

Attractions in Nienburg include the Asparagus Museum and asparagus market held in May each year. Lovers of architecture will delight in the Old Town Hall, a 14th century structure that is one of the city’s oldest. The St Martin’s Church is the main religious landmark of the town with its tall tower.

Things to See & Do

* Asparagus Museum
* The Fresenhof
* The Quaet-Faslem-House
* Old Town Hall
* St Martin’s Church

General Information

Cruise Season – March to Dec
Currency – Euro (€) (EUR)
Language – German
Land Area – 64.45 km2
Population – 32,000 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT/UTC plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code – + 49

Port Location – The river port at Nienburg is located on the river Weser.

Travel Links – Nienburg can be accessed by both train and bus.

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