Wetzlar is a city in the state of , . A former free imperial city, it gained much of its fame as the seat of the Imperial Supreme Court of the Holy Roman Empire.

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The was one of two highest judicial institutions in the Holy Roman Empire, the other one being the Aulic Council in Vienna. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The is a house museum at Schillerplatz 5 in Wetzlar, . Photo: Wiegels, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is a museum in Wetzlar, . It was the birthplace of Charlotte Buff, who lived there for the first 20 years of her life until she got married. Photo: Dontworry, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: Presse03, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a municipality in the district of Gießen, in , and is located 11 km east of Gießen. is situated 5 km south of Wetzlar. Photo: Manfred&Barbara Aulbach, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 5 km northeast of Wetzlar. Photo: Gerold Rosenberg, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 5 km southwest of Wetzlar. Photo: KarlUdo, CC BY 3.0.


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