Page 4 - Luxembourg Countryside
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ABOVE: Houses at Wiltz, a town of 4,000
Luxembourgers in the Ardennes.
This town's ruined castle draws nearly 100,000 visitors a year.
This medieval town in the Moselle/Eiffel region is best known for its castle,
which dates back to the 12th Century. The castle hosts Edward Steichen's
"The Family of Man" photo exhibit.
National Museum of
The Battle of the Bulge and Luxembourg's own Army are honored here.
The Wine Museum
A former vintner's house and a working vineyard make this a pleasant outing.
The museum is located on the banks of the Moselle River.
Museum of the Resistance
The museum apparently doesn't have its own Web site, but pay it a visit if
you're in Esch-sur-Alzette.
Patton's troops liberated the town, so the locals built a museum in his honor.
The Kayl Valley's attractions include the National
Museum and a monument
to generations of miners.
Many citizens of this village emigrated to the U.S.A., and a list of names
(with dates) is on the village's multilingual Web site.
National Carriage Museum
Old coaches, carriages, and motor vehicles are on display; admission is free
with the Luxembourg
Tour one of Europe's most perfectly preserved castles, which overlooks a
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