The pavilion in the Parc d'Echternach in Echternach, Luxembourg.


Coat of Arms of Echternach

Echternach is the capital of the canton of Echternach in Luxembourg. The town is located by the river Sauer which marks the border to Germany. Echternach was founded as an abbey by Willibrord in 698 making it the oldest town in Luxembourg. It received town status by municipal law in 1236.