Basilika St Emmeram
Schloss Thurn und Taxis
In the 15th century, Franz von Taxis (1459–1517) assured his place in history by setting up the first European postal system, which...
The jewellery, porcelain and precious furnishings on display here belonged, for many years, to the wealthiest dynasty in Germany. The...
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Basilika St Emmeram information
Near the Schloss is a masterpiece by the Asam brothers, the Basilika St Emmeram . There are two giant ceiling frescoes and, sheltered in its crypt, the remains of Sts Emmeram, Wolfgang and Ramwold, all Regensburg bishops in the early days of Christianity.