In 1904, a wine merchant by the name of Hermann Mumm built this black brick domicile in neo-classical style. The symmetrical ... More
In 1904, a wine merchant by the name of Hermann Mumm built this black brick domicile in neo-classical style. The symmetrical construction is made more pronounced by a vaulted driveway and frontispiece. A spacious semi-circular terrace was built at the back of the house. Between the wars, the gardens were divided from the rest of the house and subsequently built upon. A 1970s building complex now stands on the site of the old stables.
The Old Opera House still looks as magnificent and imposing as it did when it was opened by Kaiser Wilhelm
I in 1880. The building was financed by wealthy Frankfurt citizens and was designed in an Italian Renaissance style ...
The Frankfurt Stock Exchange (FSE) is the world's third largest market for stocks, shares and foreign currencies. With a turnover
of 75% of all shares traded, it is also the largest stock exchange in Germany. As long ago as ...
Frankfurt's main train station (Frankfurter Hauptbahnhof) was opened in 1888 after five hard years of construction work. It is still
one of the largest train stations in Europe with 25 platforms and over 1,500 trains departing every day. The ...