Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Heidelberg

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Heidelberg is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Heidelberg 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 Heidelberg.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Heidelberg:

  1. Carl Theodor Old Bridge

    #1 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Carl Theodor Old Bridge

    Tags: River, Bridge, Walking Area, Ancient Ruin

    Address: Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The old bridge of Heidelberg is officially known as the Carl Theodor Bridge after Prince Elector Carl Theodor. After a major flood destroyed the last wooden bridge in the city the Prince was prompted ...Read more

  2. Jesuiten Kirche

    #2 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Jesuiten Kirche

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Merianstraße 2, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany

    Timings: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm Details

    Just next to the Church of the Holy Ghost is the ornamental Jesuit Church. Still the Catholic Mother Church, it is one of the largest and most important church in Heidelberg. The original construction...Read more

  3. Old Heidelberg University

    #3 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Old Heidelberg University

    Tags: Library, Educational Site, Historical Site, University

    Address: Grabeng. 1-3, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Old Heidelberg University (Alte Universitat) is one of the country’s oldest and most prestigious universities. Founded in 1386, it has twelve faculties and offers degrees in the undergraduate, g...Read more

  4. Heiligenberg

    #4 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Heiligenberg

    Tags: Mountain, Tower, Monastery , Observation Deck

    Address: Auf dem Heiligenberg, 69121 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Bang opposite the Heidelberg Castle, across the Neckar River, lies the Heiligenberg Mountain. The mountain is interspersed with history from different ages. The hill also sometimes referred as the Hol...Read more

  5. Museum Of The Palatinate

    #5 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Museum Of The Palatinate

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: Hauptstrasse 97, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This archaeological and art museum was founded in 1870 and houses the private collection of the art historian and artist Charles de Graimberg. The museum is divided into various sections: Art: Painti...Read more

  6. Church Of The Holy Ghost

    #6 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Church Of The Holy Ghost

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Marktplatz, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The church is so named after the descent of the Holy Ghost and the twelve Apostles. One of the most famous churches in Heidelberg, the Church of the Holy Spirit/Holy Ghost is built on the site of an a...Read more

  7. Monastery Of St. Michael

    #7 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Monastery Of St. Michael

    Tags: Monastery

    Address: Auf dem Heiligenberg, 69121 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    On top of the Heiligenberg Mountain is the monastery of St. Michael, most of it in ruins. The monastery has been left abandoned since the 16th century. The monastery was dedicated to the archangel St....Read more

  8. Old Quarter

    #8 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Old Quarter

    Tags: Walking Area, Ancient Ruin, Restaurant, Tourist Center

    Address: Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Old Quarter is an old neighborhood and a popular tourist destination, famous for the several shops and restaurants that are located here. The bakeries and gift shops are quite famous in the region. Th...Read more

  9. Karlstor

    #9 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Karlstor

    Tags: Landmark, Architecture

    Address: Neuhauser Str. 47, 80331 München, Germany

    Karlstor is a historical structure that takes you to the era of 18th century. It was Munich’s city wall which proved to be a security wall for the city. The architecture is a treat to the eyes o...Read more

  10. Neuburg Abbey

    #10 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Neuburg Abbey

    Tags: Religious Site, Monastery

    Address: Stiftweg 2, 69118 Heidelberg, Germany

    The Neuburg Abbey is a monastery built in the memory of a renowned saint. The monastery has a historical importance as well. With the historical tour you can also explore the surroundings which have a...Read more

  11. Providenzkirche

    #11 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
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    Tags: Church

  12. Peterskirche

    #12 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Peterskirche

    Tags: Church, Historical Site

    Address: Plock 62, Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    One of the oldest church in Heidelberg, the church is dedicated to Apostle Peter. Currently the University Chapel, the ornate interiors and its extensive history make it worth a visit. The exteriors a...Read more

  13. Altstadt

    #13 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Altstadt

    Tags: Museum, Outdoors, Landmark, Neighborhoods

    Address: Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Old Town is one amongst the 49 boroughs in Düsseldorf. Spread over an area of about a square kilometer, the town is often known as the “longest bar in the world”. It is because th...Read more

  14. Church Of The Holy Spirit, Heidelberg

    #14 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
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    Tags: Church

    Address: Marktpl., 69115 Heidelberg, Germany

    Timings: 12:30 pm - 05:00 pm Details
  15. Town Hall

    #15 of 16 Art and Cultural Attractions in Heidelberg
    Town Hall

    Tags: Landmark, Tourist Center, Leisure, Market

    Address: Marktplatz, Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

    Dating back to the 18th Century, the Rathaus is right in the middle of the Marktplatz and Kornmarkt Square. The town hall eventually destroyed in fire was once more reconstructed in 1908. The town hal...Read more

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