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Address: Donaustrasse, Kelheim, Bavaria, Germany
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Ranked #37 of 46 Attractions in Kelheim
Type: Monuments/ Statues, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Monuments/ Statues, Sights & Landmarks

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Above a basin rises the group made of rock with in the middle section the effigy of Matthias Kraus. This Kelheim butchermaster led in 1705 the so-called Kraus-rebellion by 200 like-minded souls against the oppressive Austrian occupation. Due to treachery he was captured by the Austrians, and executed on 17 March 1706. On the opposite plot the statue of King... More 

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