Brunswick Tips

Recreational tips for your stay in Brunswick

Tourist sites and leisure activities in and around the hotel

You will find the perfect mix of traditional and modern in Brunswick: This historical city, which was founded in the 12th century, has become a vibrant metropolis with an extensive cultural programme, a multitude of museums, relaxing green spaces and important sporting events. The “Burgplatz,” where the cathedral and residential castle of Henry the Lion are situated, allude to the city’s medieval origins. As well as this, there are numerous modern buildings in Brunswick, such as the Happy RIZZI House, an extravagant architectural sculpture. The castle, state museum and historical half-timbered houses are other must-sees for tourists.

Sport and leisure in Brunswick

Alongside the cultural program in Brunswick, you will also be impressed by the range of sport and leisure activities the city has to offer. The first football match on the European mainland was played in the “Lion City” in 1874, and the Eintracht team became German champions in 1967. Currently, the Brunswick Ballroom Dancing Club is ranked No. 1 in the world for formation ballroom dancing. Brunswick has over 200 sport clubs and hosts top level competitions. Bundesliga Basketball and American Football are played here, and Brunswick regularly plays host to swimming and athletics competitions.


Best Western Hotel Braunschweig Seminarius
Hauptstraße 48B
​38110 Braunschweig

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The team at the Best Western Hotel Braunschweig Seminarius has compiled a list of the best tourist attractions in Brunsiwck and surroundings.
Trade fairs and events in Brunswick and Hanover

Due to its perfect transport connections, the Best Western Hotel Braunschweig Seminarius is very popular among trade fair visitors. The trade fair programme is extensive and diverse in both Braunschweig and Hanover. Numerous sporting and music events are additional highlights in these cities. Our hotel team have compiled a list of the most important events in the region.

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