Things to see, far and wide
Augsburg - packed with fascinating things to see
Augsburg, the south-western Bavarian city famous for the Fugger merchant family and for its connection with Mozart, is Germany's second oldest settlement and boasts a history spanning more than 2,000 years. Magnificent churches, grand Renaissance houses, intricate alleyways and modern architecture inspire visitors from all corners of the world. The old town centre is permeated by narrow canals and is one of the city's most beautiful parts. The Golden Hall, inside the City Hall, and the world-famous Fuggerei, the world's oldest social housing scheme, are essential viewing for anyone visiting the town.
Those are a few of the countless things to see and do in Augsburg.