Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Bonn is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Bonn a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Bonn.
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Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 4, 53113 Bonn, Germany
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
Bonn has become synonymous with intellectual integrity and cultural heritage owing to its museums. Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland or Bundeskunsthalle is one of the star attractions of the city located along the picturesque Museum Mile. The art and exhibition hall showcase rich trade exchanges from other parts of th...
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Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 2, 53113 Bonn, Germany
11:00 am - 06:00 pm
Bonn is often regarded as the ‘Exhibition City’ and the Kunstmuseum Bonn is a testimony to the tag. Founded in 1947, the modern art museum exhibits permanent as well as temporary collections. The aesthetically designed building focuses majorly on Rhine-esque Expressionism and Post-war German art. The present museum actually evolved from...
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Markt 2, 53111 Bonn, Germany
Altes Rathaus is the central landmark of Bonn frequented by tourists and aficionados of antiquated collections. It is the official residence of the Mayor. Located on the three-cornered market square, the 18th century building is the welcome house for celebrities and state leaders visiting Bonn.
Designed by Micheal Leveilly, Altes Rathau...
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Im Krausfeld 10, 53111 Bonn, Germany
02:00 pm - 06:00 pm
The Frauenmuseum Bonn is a symbol of openness harboured by the people of Rhine. It is an exclusive women’s museum and definitely the first in the world. Founded in 1981 by Marianne Pitzen, the museum hosts temporary exhibitions all round the year.
Run by the Women's Museum – Art, Culture, Research, the Frauenmuseum Bonn promotes female ...
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Adenauerallee 162, 53113 Bonn, Germany
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig (ZFMK) is an important natural museum and a zoological research institution in Germany managed by the University of Bonn since May, 1934. It was modelled after the Museum of Natural History, Berlin.
ZFMK is named after its founder, Alexander Koenig owing to his contribution to specimen collection a...
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LVR-Landesmuseum in Bonn, Colmantstr, 14-16, 53115 Bonn
11:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Museum Rheinisch-Westfälischer Alterthümer is managed exclusively by the Rhineland Landscape Association.The present day museum has evolved from the “Museum of Antiquities” (Museum Rheinisch-Westfälischer Alterthümer) and the Provincial Museum.
Founded in 1820 by the decree of Prussian Chancellor, Karl August von...
Bonn Minister Church is an iconic Roman catholic church belonging to Pre-Renaissance period built between the 11th and the 13th centuries. The Minster once served as the cathedral of the Archbishopric of Cologne belonging to the Theban Legion.
It is a 82 meter high minor basilica of Saints Cassius and Florentius. The Roman legionaries were beheaded...
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Gerhard von Arestrasse 5, Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
07:30 am - 07:00 pm
Bonn is home to some of the most fascinating Romanesque churches in Europe. The MünsterBasilika St. Martin is a pristine attraction in the city that houses hidden secrets of the 2nd century Roman art and religion. It is often considered as the first Roman church to install a classical organ inside its walls.
Built in the 12th century for the p...
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The Arithmeum, Lennestraße 2, 53113 Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
11:00 am - 06:00 pm
Bonn’s fascination with unique collection of items is represented magnificently by the Arithmeum. It is a mathematics museum owned by the Research Institute for Discrete Mathematics and managed by the University of Bonn. It convincingly portrays the beauty of science and mathematics. One can expect to find immense joy exploring the diverse fa...
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Bornheimer Straße, 53113 Bonn, Germany
07:00 am - 05:00 pm
One of the most serene places in Bonn is the old cemetery of Alter Friedhof. It is one of the most respected and revered sites in Europe. It is a notable burial place for famous people belonging to different walks of life and society. Quaint garden and pristine sculptures at the Alter Friedhof highlight the rich history of Bonn’s sepulchral c...
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Bornheimer Straße 96, 53119 Bonn, Germany
02:30 pm - 06:00 pm
Bonn loves its native artists and August-Macke-Haus is a beautiful symbol of that affection. August-Macke-Haus is dedicated to the life of famous Expressionist artist, August Macke who lived in Bonn between 1911 and 1914. The museum is a renovated portion of the house occupied by the artist.
August-Macke-Haus was formally opened as a public mu...
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Marktplatz, Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
This is the main Catholic Church in Bonn and is one of the most prominent symbols of the city. Originally, it was founded as a collegiate church of San Casio and San Florencio. Later, when the secularization of collegiate occurred during the early 19th century, the church was titled San Martin. This was a name of a nearby parish church that was des...
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Dixstraße 41, 53225 Bonn, Germany
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
Doppelkirche St. Maria und St. Clemens is one of the most important double Romanesque churchesin Germany. The Bonn church is a 12th century monument with high sentimental value for the locals owing to the connection with the Benedictine nunnery of Schwarzrheindorf.It is inspired by the designs of Charlemagne's Palatine Chapel at Aachen Cathedr...
The holy building of Kreuzbergkirche is the splendid highlight of Bonn’s love for Baroque-styled monuments. It is located on Stationsweg in Poppelsdorf. It has been a popular pilgrimage site since its inception in 1627 by Elector Ferdinandof Bavaria. The opulent stairs leading to the altar were designed by the Bonn builder, Balthasar Neumann....
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Stationsweg 21, 53127 Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
These are the Holy Stairs in Bonn. It is a popular pilgrimage site in Kruezberg and is a part of the architectural complex of the local Kreuzberg Church. This is a replica of ‘Scala Santa’ which was supposed to originate from Pilate’s palace staircase as Jesus was supposed to ascend on it before sentencing of crucifixion. From tha...