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The Steinhäuser-Vase is an ornamental marble vase created by sculptor Carl Steinhäuser in 1855.
The Steinhäuser-Vase is an ornamental marble vase created by sculptor Carl Steinhäuser in 1855. Standing atop a yellow sandstone pedestal, the vase has friezes in high relief depicting scenes of the Klosterochsenzug, a long lost Bremer tradition involving the raffle of 2 oxen with gilded horns which were adorned with wreaths and wreaths.
Haus der Wissenschaft hosts presentations and exhibitions on science and contemporary research
The towering Bremen Cathedral on the market square has a history dating back to the 8th century, and has been rebuilt several times over the years
Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten or Town Musicians of Bremen is a bronze sculpture based on the eponymous fairytale by Brothers Grimm
The Bremen Town Hall is the seat of the President of the Senate and Mayor of Bremen, and an architecturally significant ensemble that survived the Allied bombings of World War II which destroyed a major part of the city
The Mall of Fame is inspired by the Hollywood Walk of Fame, with bronze handprint plaques of different celebrities associated with Bremen embedded in granite along the Lloyd Passage
Bremer Loch is an underground collection box in Marktplatz which emits sounds of the fabled Town Musicians of Bremen when coins are dropped into it
Bremen's striking Market Square is the heart of the city, with the UNESCO World Heritage listed Town Hall and Roland on it, as well as important buildings including Haus der Bürgerschaft, Rathscafe, and Raths-Apotheke
The Bessel-Ei is a monument dedicated to astronomer and geodesist Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel
Der Tröpfler fountain stands outside the entrance to Börsenhof