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Universit├Ątsstadt Marburg, Germany

I visited Marburg as part of the first team outing for "Group Whitworth" - the European Myxobacteria Conference 2006, held at the Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology. You might like to see Antony's photos too.

Both ends of the cathedral (Elisabeth-Kirche):

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A view of Marburg with the old town in the foreground:

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One of the many narrow streets, and a nice small church near our hotel (St. Michael's Kappelle, or St. Michael's Chapel):

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Some of the houses are very ornate:

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One of the nicer old houses, with its beams painted a bright red and with floral decoration on the panelling (close up on the right):

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Philipps University Marburg

I've been saving the best till last. Having seen the nice bits of Marburg, here are some highlights from its university:

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Grey concrete is the theme here, with selected highlights in orange:

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