Tunnels in Bavaria: Catacombs, Ritual Spaces or Hideouts?

Tunnels in Bavaria: Catacombs, Ritual Spaces or Hideouts? July 22, 2011

SPIEGEL: “There are more than 700 curious tunnel networks in Bavaria, but their purpose remains a mystery. Were they built as graves for the souls of the dead, as ritual spaces or as hideaways from marauding bandits? Archeologists are now exploring the subterranean vaults to unravel their secrets.”


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