Welcome to Darmstadt
Whether you are in Darmstadt just for a day or staying longer, you will surely not get you bored. Explore the Mathildenhöhe with its extraordinary Art Nouveau ensemble and enjoy the view from the viewing plattfom of the Wedding Tower.
Many interesting collections and exhibitions are also offered by Darmstadt's museums and galleries, whether it being about history, contemporary art, or interactive programmes for the whole family.
If you prefer to simply enjoy the city, walk through the Herrngarten or over Rosenhöhe with its rose gardens, stoll through the pedestrian zone or relax in the Jugendstilbad with its sauna and spa offers.
Discover Darmstadt with a guided tour
Taking a guided tour, you not only learn intersting facts about Darmstadt but also might perhaps discover a new favourite spot.
No matter whether the classical tour over Mathildenhöhe, a scientific tour of the ESOC (European Space Operations Centre of ESA) or a pub cral, there is a tour for every taste and interest.
For topics and dates of public tours, visit the Guided tours, or book your own individual guided tours directly online.
Help to plan your stay
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If you need tips for your stay in Darmstadt or information about how to get here or what to do, please feel free to contact us.
Darmstadt’s green side
Darmstadt offers many green areas and listed parks. The city is also surrounded by a forest belt that covers 49% of the municipal area. This makes Darmstadt one of the most forested cities in Germany.
Have a look at the side "Into the green" for more tips.