City in Germany
12 km south of Cologne
near the river Rhine
Given City-rights in 1285 AD by Archbishop Siegfried von Westerburg. Bruehl has been the home of Max Ernst
, who was born there on the 2nd of april 1891 9:45 am.
One of the major sights of Bruehl is the rococo palace Augustusburg wich has been built in 1725 by Archbishop Clemens August.
Today (December 2000) Bruehl measures 3612 ha and 1170 ha forests. 45477 people make Bruehl their home.