Oberammergau. The selection of photos on our Oberammergau Images page will give more of a visual impression of the area, but this page attempts to cover some of the history of the village and the Passion Play which has become associated with it.
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Oberammergau, a municipality with 5000 inhabitants about 100 km south of Munich in the foothills of the Alps, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Bavaria. In recent years, this has increasingly been the case for foreign tourists from North America, Japan and China. The village looks like a Bavarian museum in large parts.
In 1633, the residents of Oberammergau, Bavaria, Germany, vowed that if God spared them from the bubonic plague ravaging the region, they would produce a play thereafter for all time every 10 years depicting the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The villagers believed they had been spared and they have kept their part of the vow.
Mar 19, 2020 · Oberammergau Passion Play Canceled as Coronavirus Locks Down Germany ... Elector Maximilian III, then Duke of Bavaria, banned all passion plays, ... a new ruler exempted Oberammergau from the ban ...
Nov 12, 2020 · Visit the Oberammergau painted houses and wood carving – in Bavaria, Germany On our trip to see the Passion Play in Germany, we strolled around town admiring the Oberammergau painted houses or Luftmalerei for which this small Bavarian town is renowned.
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The family-run 3-star hotel is located on the outskirts of the village of Oberammergau in the heart of nature. Here will find hikers, motorcyclists and business guests peace and relaxation. HOTEL ARNIKA Oberammergau - Bavaria - Restaurant and Wellness
ALBL Oberammergau – Woodcarving Studio - Woodcarving Studio for Sacred Art. Main Menu. ... ALBL Oberammergau Verlegergasse 12 82487 Oberammergau Germany. Follow us on.