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Homes & Mansions

There are many homes of the famous one can visit in Europe. They can be places of birth, where they conducted there lives work, or historical events occurred.  Those of not just royalty but, writers, composers, artists, rulers, scientists, inventors, poets, explorers, the influential rich, religious,  military and political figures. Many of these locations also have museums that exhibit their life’s work and personal artifacts. If you are particularly interested in a historical person like Da Vinci, Newton, Beethoven, Napoleon, Churchill, etc. you’ll find visiting where they worked, played and lived rewarding. Learning about their habits, the conditions they sometimes endured and how they interacted with the people around them will give you a profound idea of who they really where.

One of the most visited and famous house’s is the ➾ Anne Frank house in Amsterdam. Here a young Jewish girl and her family hid from the Nazis during World War II only to eventually be discovered and taken to a concentration camp. Left behind was her diary describing the family day to day horror of hiding from the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands during the second World War.

The Most Visited and Interesting Homes

The Anne Frank house in Amsterdam

🇦🇹 Austria

Hayden Haus –  Eisenstad
Hayden’s Birthplace – Rohrau
Mozart’s Birthplace – Salzburg
Mozart Residence– Salzburg
Beethoven Homes – Vienna
Beethoven Eroica House – Vienna
Sigmund Freud Museum House – Vienna
Hayden Haus – Vienna
Mozart Haus – Vienna
Schubert’s Birthplace – Vienna
Franz Schubert Haus – Vienna
Johann Strauss Apartment – Vienna

🇧🇾 Belarus

Marc Chagall Birthplace – Liozna

🇧🇪 Belgium

Peter Paul Rubens House –  Antwerp

🇩🇰 Denmark

Hans Christian Andersen Childhood Home –  Odense

🇩🇪 Germany

Richard Wagner Villa & Museum – Bayreuth
Beethoven’s Birthplace – Bonn
Johann Sebastian Bach House –  Eisenach
Martin Luther Birthplace –  Eisleben
Albrecht Dürer’s House – Nuremberg
Luther & Melanchton Haus –  Wittenberg
Martin Luther Haus – Wittenberg
Wannsee Conference House – Wannsee
Robert Schumann House –  Zwickau

🇬🇷 Greece

Ataturk’s Birthplace – Thessaloniki

🇮🇸 Iceland

Gorbachev Reagan Höfði House – Reikjavik

🇮🇹 Italy

Birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci – Anchiano
Christopher Columbus Home – Genoa

🇳🇱 Netherlands

Anne Frank Huis – Amsterdam
Rembrandt Huis – Amsterdam

🇲🇰 North Macedonia

Memorial House of Mother Teresa – Skopje

🇳🇴 Norway

Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg Home – Bergen

🇵🇱 Poland

Museum Family Home of John Paul II – Wadowice

🇪🇸 Spain

Gaudi House Museum –  Barcelona
Salvador Dáli Casa Portilligat – Cadaqués
Picasso’s Birthplace – Málaga

🇨🇭 Switzerland

Einstein House –  Bern

🇬🇧 United Kingdom

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 England

The Red House, William Morris – Bexleyheath
Clouds Hill, T.E. Lawrence – Bovington
Winston Churchill Home – Chartwell
Carlyle’s House – Chelsea
Clevedon Court, Alfred Tennyson – Clevedon
Charles Darwin’s, Down House – Downe
Agatha Christie’s, Greenway Estate– Galmpton
Newton’s, Woolsthorpe Manor – Grantham
Spencer House – Green Park London
Etham Palace – Greenwich
Sutton House – Hackney London
Fenton House – Hampstead
Kenwood House – Hampstead
Brontë Parsonage – Haworth
Highclere Castle – ( Downton Abbey) -Highclere Park
Osterley Park & House – Isleworth
Leighton House – Kensington
Beatle’s Childhood Homes – Liverpool
Dr. Johnson’s House – London
Lord Wellington’s, Apsley House – London
Charles Dickens Home – London
William Morris Gallery – London
Claydon House, Florence Nightingale – Middle Claydon
Ham House & Garden – Richmond
Shakespeare’s Birthplace – Stratford-upon-Avon
Baron de Rothchild’s Waddeson Manor – Waddeson

🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 Scotland

Sir Walter Scott’s Home – Abbotsford
Robert Burns Birthplace – Alloway