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Experience Balve.

A charming combination of unspoilt nature, impressive history and lively culture invites you to discover and get to know it.


Balver Höhle Rockfestival

"Balver Höhle" cave

Do you like cultural events? Then why not visit the famous "Balver Höhle" cave. The largest cultural cave in Europe is a venue with a special atmosphere for concerts and performances.

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Luisenhütte Balve - Aussenansicht

Luisenhütte & Museum of Prehistory and Early History

In the lovingly restored "Luisenhütte" adventure museum, unique in Germany, and in the "Museum of Prehistory and Early History" you can immerse yourself in times long past.

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Schloss Wocklum

Wocklum Castle

The "Landpartie" also takes place at this beautiful moated castle. In spring and autumn, this top event with around 150 stalls and interesting live acts attracts numerous visitors - far beyond the borders of the region.

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