Guided tours in Darmstadt

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City tours and group tours are again possible with certain conditions.

Tours can take place applying the following hygiene regulations: Participation is only possible with prior registration and providing contact details; the number of participants is still limited in some cases. It is compulsory to wear mouth and nose protection during the entire tour!


We will be happy to inform you via our newsletter when furhter tours are back in the programme.

You can find the registration form for our newsletter here.

Public guided tours - programme and online ticketing

The tours “Darmstadt at a Glance” (bilingual German/English) and “Mathildenhöhe - On the Way to UNESCO World Heritage” take place every Sunday. On Saturdays, there are weekly changing tours on special topics, e.g. into Darmstadt's parks and gardens or bike tours.


Link: Overview of public guided tours and online ticket booking

Discover Darmstadt on an individual (digital) city walk.

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Science Route 4 - Audioguide for tram line 4

Hörtour in der Straßenbahn: Wissenschaftslinie 4

Darmstadt is the birthplace of numerous inventions which have changed our daily life. International operating companies and research institutions have their headquarters here. The „Science Route 4“ informs you, on its…
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Von Kranichstein bis Griesheim


App "Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt" - Travel back in time

Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt - Zeitreise

With the Mathildenhöhe App you go on a journey through time on Mathildenhöhe. Historical views are superimposed with current images and illustrate how the Mathildenhöhe developed during and after the Artists' Colony. …
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Ostparkweg - from the city centre to the Darmbach source

Ostparkweg - Spaziergang ins Grüne

The Ostparkweg leads from Darmstadt's city centre along the Darmbach to the east, to the Darmbach source behind the Fischerhütte or as an alternative to the Oberwaldhaus at the Steinbrücker Teich. The Ostparkweg…
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64283 Darmstadt


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Current note for visits to ESA Darmstadt!

As a precautionary measure based on the current developments regarding COVID-19, ESA has decided to cancel all public visits / guided tours on the site until further notice.
This applies to all tours starting now until further notice and at least until the end of the first quarter of 2022.

At the moment we cannot estimate how long the situation will last and therefore ask for your understanding at this point.
We will keep in close contact with ESA and as soon as there is news we will contact you via newsletter regarding the dates for guided tours.

You can find the registration form for our newsletter HERE!

Of course you can unsubscribe at any time!

Just send us an email with the subject "Stop Newsletter".


We wish you all the best and thank you for your consideration.

Stay healthy!

Darmstadt Services

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Darmstadt Services

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Tel.: +49 (0) 6151 - 1345-11

Fax: +49 (0) 6151 - 1347-5858

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Darmstadt Card

The Darmstadt Card is available as a one-and two-day ticket, it includes the use of all public transport in the city area (fare zone 40) and discounts to numerous cultural facilities.


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Audioguides and Apps

With the Audioguides and Apps for your mobile phone you can get information about the most important sights or make a guides tour via tram.