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In Search of the Celts
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A collection of locations related to the life and culture of the ancient Celts.
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In Search of the CeltsRaetisches Museum Chur

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The museum displays a small collection of Celtic objects found in the region in the Archeological section located in the cellar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Switzerland

date approved: 8/31/2007

last visited: 1/25/2015

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NENE135.8 km

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In Search of the CeltsArchäologische Staatssammlung München

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To ensure they would be good hosts in the hereafter, early Celts buried their dead together with a great deal of crockery, as the imposing "Schirndorf Wall" in the museum collection demonstrates.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 1/1/2008

last visited: 9/14/2012

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NWNW136.8 km

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In Search of the CeltsThe Heuneburg Museum

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The Heuneburg is a promontory on the left bank of the Danube that was the location of a Celtic settlement and fort in the 6th and 5th century B.C. The museum in the nearby town of Hundersingen contains artifacts discovered from the excavations.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 4/6/2007

last visited: 4/16/2012

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NWNW137.6 km

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In Search of the CeltsThe Heuneburg Celtic Settlement

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Heuneburg is the site of a large early Iron Age (Hallstatt culture) hill fort near Riedlingen, Württemberg, in Germany. The site has been partially excavated and there now stands some reconstructed Celtic buildings and a segment of the wall.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 4/6/2007

last visited: never

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NWNW138.1 km

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In Search of the CeltsGießhübel/Talhau Celtic Burial Mound

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Just 400m northwest of the Heuneburg is a group of four monumental burial mounds in the Giessuebel parcel and the Talhau forest tract.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 4/6/2007

last visited: never

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NWNW138.7 km

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In Search of the CeltsHeuneburg Viereckschanz

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The so-called Viereckschanz (four cornered enclosure) lies on the edge of a burial mound cemetery with more than 30 mounds from the early Celtic period, just to the east of the princely burial mound of Hohmichele.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 4/6/2007

last visited: never

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NWNW138.7 km

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In Search of the CeltsHohmichele Celtic Burial Mound

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Roughly 3km west of the Heuneburg lies a widely dispersed group of at least 36 tumuli. The Hohmichele, is the most impressive of these mounds and is one of the largest burial monuments in all of central Europe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 4/6/2007

last visited: 4/16/2012

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