A brief overview of the history of the city of Eschborn and the adjoining smaller towns:
770 - first documented mention of Eschborn in a deed of donation to the Lorsch Abbey, 782 - first documented mention of Niederhöchstadt,
1389 - Battle on the "Streitplanken": the knights of Kronberg / Eschborn beat the army of the city of Frankfurt,
1622 - in the Thirty Years' War Eschborn is burned down by the troops Christian of Brunswick,
1874 - a railway line from Frankfurt to Kronberg is built: Eschborn gets a rail connection,
1972 - Merger with Niederhöchstadt.
Sights: Art Collection Deutsche Börse, Museum and City Archives
Maintower: skyscraper in the heart of Frankfurt with observation deck