East Bavaria has had a colourful history. From the early settlement in Roman times and the rule of the Wittelsbach dynasty as well as the Hussite Wars and the Thirty Years' War right through to the creation of East Bavaria in the present day.

Many testaments to these eventful centuries are still in evidence today: castles, palaces and monasteries bear witness to the time throughout the region. And not least Regensburg's status as a World Heritage Site also recalls this history.


The Middle Ages bequeathed many complexes along the rivers and within the landscape  ...

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The territorial rulers and aristocrats with their residences and seats of government  ...

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You will find history that you can touch in East Bavaria  ...

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