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Broschure "Darmstadt guided tours 2017/2018"

The broschure "Darmstadt guided tours 2017/2018" is now available as download. Among the 400 tours to over 60 different topics, there are also 9 themed tours held in various languages. The tour "Famous Women" e.g. this year is also held in English on 2. July. But you will also find the popular "Darmstadt at a glance" in various other languages, like Spanish, Russian, French, Dutch and Italian, in May, July and September.

Tickets for all tours can be booked online on "Guided tours".


The printed broschure will be available at the Darmstadt Shop from Monday, 20. February.

©Hans Schabus und Bildrechte GmbH

Exhibition at the Kunsthalle Darmstadt

Hans Schabus made a name for himself as a "room artist" with a series of bold projects. For the work "The Long Road from Tall Trees to Tall Houses", he travelled 42 days by bicycle across the USA - a journey with and to himself. The exhibition in the Kunsthalle Darmstadt runs until 1. May.

Up to 3 hours of free WiFi

Darmstadt WiFi allows you to surf online for free for 60 minutes. If you use the Darmstadt App or the Entega App, you even have 3 hours of free use from 2. December 2016 (with Android; iOS later in December 2016).


At the moment Darmstadt WiFi is available at the following streets and places:

- Luisenplatz

- Wilhelminenstraße

- City Carree

- Ludwigsplatz

- Stadtkirchplatz

- Marktplatz

- Schlossgraben (in front of the darmstadtium)

- Ernst-Ludwigs-Platz

- Friedensplatz


In spring 2017 the WiFi will be extended to the place in front of the Hessian State Museum and to Karolinenplatz.

Looking for a Darmstadt souvenir?

Find your perfect Darmstadt souvenirs and little presents in the Darmstadt Shop at the Luisenplatz.

Guided city walks - buy your ticket online!

Join us for a walk over the Mathildenhöhe, visit the European Space Operations Centre of ESA or have a glance behind the scenes at the State Thetre Darmstadt. Find all tours and tickets online at "Visit - Guided tours".