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Vreden is a small town in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany near the Dutch border. The town is located near the river Berkel. The first mentioning of the town is proven for the year 839. In 1252 Vreden obtained city rights.DemographicsReligion 90% Christian 10% otherCulture and sightsMuseums Hamaland-Museum Farmer-Museum Miniature Shoe Museum Skulpturenpark Erning Heimathaus Noldes Berkelkraftwerk Biologische Station ZwillbrockBuildings Former castle Old townhall Foundations of seven older churches under the current day St. Georg church Baroque church in Zwillbrock Stiftskirche (collegiate church of the former noble convent of Vreden)ParksThe "Zwillbrocker Venn": The Zwillbrocker Venn, approximately 10 km east of the city centre is part of a large nature reserve with numerous water areas. The Venn is home of Europe's largest black-headed gull breeding area and the world's northernmost flamingo breeding site.Vreden City Park: Includes the town's Farmer Museum.GalleryCoat of armsIn the 13th century, Vreden was enlarged to a city by the archbishop of Cologne and the bishop of Münster, who were the city owners of that time. The Coat-of-Arms shows Petrus (patron of Cologne) and Paulus (patron of Münster) with a key and a sword behind the cross of Cologne and the bar of Münster. Vreden is in North Rhine-Westphalia. Add Vreden and other destinations in Germany to your travel itinerary using our Germany trip itinerary website.
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