Schänzchen (Bonn)

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Restaurant and beer garden Schänzchen (2011)

The Schänzchen was originally part of the Roman camp Castra Bonnensia , the legion camp on the site of Bonn .

In the 16th to 18th In the 19th century it was used by the Electors of Cologne as a military installation (" Schanze ") to control the Rhine .

In the 19th century there was a restaurant at Schänzchen that was frequented by Bonn students , such as the Alemannia Bonn fraternity . In 1884 they decided to buy the Schänzchen, at the same time a connecting house was built.

Today there is a beer garden on the terrace of the connecting house ; the vault below was restored in the mid-2000s and converted into a bar.

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Coordinates: 50 ° 44 ′ 34 "  N , 7 ° 6 ′ 17.8"  E