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|Skansen is the oldest open-air museum in the world.Over the years about 150 historical buildings have been moved here from nearly every part of Sweden. Most of them date from the 18th and 19th centuries. Visitors to the houses and farmsteads are met by hosts and hostesses in period costume. They often demonstrate domestic occupations, such as weaving and spinning. Skansen is also a zoological p...||02/14/2006||513|
|Between the River Spree and Kupfergraben the world-famous museum island is appropriate, for their buildings the archaeological collections and the art 19. Century accommodate. King Friedrich William III. made accessible in this oldest citizen of Berlin museum buildings of art treasures for the first time for the public. In the year 1999 the building ensemble of the museum island was appointed o...||08/20/2005||482|
|This great Battleship with was laid down in 1759 had taken part in the faimous battle of Trafalgar. In 1922 she was moved in the world oldest drydock at Portsmouth for restoration.|
It is the oldest comissioned warship of the world.
|Awarded ‘Zoo of the Year 2004’ by the Good Britain Guide, Bristol Zoo Gardens is the fifth oldest zoo in the world and the oldest outside of a capital city, and a long established major tourist attraction in Bristol.||01/24/2006||532|
|Korsør Biograf Teater is a cinema in the danish city Korsør. It opened january 30. 1907 and much looks today almost the same as 1907, exept the facade.|
Until 2008 a cinema in Szczecin, Poland, was listed as the oldest but researches made Korsør Biograf Theater 1 year older and is today listed in Guinness Book of World Records.
|Indira Apartment is one of the oldest buildings on Cumballa Hill.||01/03/2006||301|
|A Moorish castle, the Castelo de Mouros occupies around 12.000 square meters. Archaeological excavations have shown that the oldest buildings go back to the 8th century.||09/09/2005||253|
|The Scottish Football Museum is the Scottish Football Association's National Museum of Football, located in Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland.|
The museum houses over 2000 objects of football memorabilia, including the world's oldest cap and match ticket: from the first international match of 1872 and the world's oldest national trophy: the Scottish Football Association Challenge ...
|This is from a post on Village of Joy, with link provided in the folder. The buildings are in the folder in the same order as on their website. Most of the placemarks are very precise, though at least one 'house' has moved and one or two others (as is usual for these things) is only in the area of a location since it's difficult to pinpoint.||08/29/2009||28,805|
|One of the oldest family-owned shipyards in the world.The J.J. Sietas shipyard is situated on the outskirts of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, at the mouth of the River Este, where this flows into the Elbe, ever Hamburg's main traffic artery.The Sietas-yard was established in the middle of the fruit-growing area of the "Altes Land" in summer 1635, about three and a half centuries ago.||12/31/2005||478|
|Greyfriars Kirk is one of the oldest surviving buildings built outside the Old Town of Edinburgh, having been begun in 1602 and completed c. 1620. It sits to the south of the Grassmarket. ||01/03/2007||893|
|These are the remains of the former airfield of Avedore.|
It was opened 1917 and was the beginning of the danish airforce. It was danish airfield until 1940 whe the german occupation began. The germans took most items with them to their airfield Vaerlose NW of Copenhagen. 1945 it was all over.
Today only 2 wooden hangars remains, the oldest in the world. The 10 smal...