• La Fontaine de la Duchesse

Source of the Moselotte near the Thatch of Breitzhousen. Christina of Denmark, widow of the Duke of Lorraine Francis II and regent of Lorraine, drank  it in July 1560. The stele visible at that location also marks the starting point of the water cycle circuit and hydropower. Document on this circuit available on request to the Bresse Tourist Office.

At the edge of the route des crêtes, which can be closed for several days in winter depending on climatic conditions.

Main information
  • Type of amenities :
    • Historic monument or place to visit
  • Subject of tourist venue - historic building :
    • Outstanding urban district
Equipments and services
  • Coach park :
    • YES
To note
  • Conditions of visit (individuals) :
    • Visit on your own at all times
    • Signposted footpaths
  • Conditions of visit (groups) :
    • Visit on your own at all times
    • Signposted footpaths
  • Pets welcome :
    • YES
  • Groups welcome :
    • YES
  • Information update date :
    • in the SITLOR database 27/11/2020 09:29:27

  • Altitude (in metres) :
    • 1256 metres hight
  • Location :
    • In a Regional Country Park
    • In the mountains
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