Hamelin

Hamelin is a charming town on the Weser River, perhaps best known as being the origins of the Pied Piper fairy tale.

Hamelin is the gateway to the surrounding Weserbergland mountains, which are popular with hikers and bikers. Hamelin started with a monastery, which was founded as early as 851 AD. A village grew in the neighbourhood and had become a town by the 12th century. The town is famous for the folk tale of the Pied Piper of Hamelin , a medieval story that tells of a tragedy that befell the town in the thirteenth century.
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