Bad Kreuznach · Naheland

The monument to Ulrich von Hutten and Franz von Sickingen is situated in a scenic location on the Ebernburg castle hill. It commemorates the fact that the knight Franz von Sickingen gathered opponents of the Roman Catholic Church around him at Ebernburg Castle in the years 1520-22.They were among the first followers of the reformer Martin Luther. They also included the humanist writer and poet Ulrich von Hutten, who, like Luther, had fallen under imperial ban and excommunication because of his writings.


Burg Ebernburg
55583 Bad Kreuznach


Opening hours:

Monday 06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday 06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday 06:00 - 21:00
Thursday 06:00 - 21:00
Friday 06:00 - 21:00
Saturday 06:00 - 21:00
Sunday 06:00 - 21:00