A mysterious and magical place, Externsteine was a pagan sacred site until Charlemagne outlawed paganism in 782, after which it was occupied by Christian hermits.
Quick Facts on Externsteine
- Other names
- Phone number
- 05234 / 4292
- Opening hours
- Open daily 9am-6pm (sometimes open until 7pm)
- €1.50 when the caretaker is present; always free in the evening.