The Best Things To Do in Mainz

This beautiful city is known for its museum, along with gothic and Romanesque style architecture. There are museums, ranging from different eras of history with peculiar architectures and styles that dot the city. The city has many cathedrals and churches as well. There are cathedrals like Dom St. Martin, Christ Church etc. There are exquisite museums like City Hall, Gutenberg Museum, Roman-Germanic Museum etc. Thus, the things to do in Mainz range from exploring the cultural and architectural prowess and finesse of the place to soaking in its beauty all along.

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    Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Mainz, Germany

    Must see places in Mainz ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Mainz and point of interests to visit.

  1. Mainz Cathedral

    #1 of 81 Things To Do in Mainz
    Mainz Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Museum, Walking Area, Historical Site

    Address: Markt 10, 55116 Mainz, Germany

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This mighty Romanesque Roman Catholic cathedral is 1000 years old, though it did burn down seven times over the course of the centuries. It famously contains old funeral monuments and works of art spa...Read more

  2. St. Stephan's Church

    #2 of 81 Things To Do in Mainz
    St. Stephan's Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Tour, Ancient Ruin

    Address: Kleine Weißgasse 12, 55116 Mainz, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This thousand year old Gothic collegiate church was originally built on the highest hill in town. The church you see today however was built in the 14th century. It is one of the oldest and most impor...Read more

  3. Gutenberg Museum

    #3 of 81 Things To Do in Mainz
    Gutenberg Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, History Museum, Historical Site, Specialty Museum

    Address: Liebfrauenstraße 5, 55116 Mainz, Germany

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Gutenberg revolutionized the printing word with his invention. Housed in a Renaissance building with a lavishly decorated façade, mostly explores the history of typesetting. Highlights of the m...Read more

  4. Museum Of Ancient Shipbuilding

    #4 of 81 Things To Do in Mainz
    Museum Of Ancient Shipbuilding

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Specialty Museum

    Address: Neutorstraße 2b, 55116 Mainz, Germany

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

    In the early 1980s, when some construction work near the Rhine turned up some old Roman ships, it led to the building of this museum. Today it is dedicated to the history of shipbuilding, from Stone A...Read more

  5. Coface Arena

    #5 of 81 Things To Do in Mainz
    Coface Arena

    Tags: Sport, Arena, Stadium, Club

    Address: Eugen-Salomon-Straße 1, 55128 Mainz, Germany

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a multipurpose football stadium. If you can catch a match here it would be worth your while. The arena is strikingly red and can hold 50,000 people including those sitting and standing. The at...Read more

  6. St. Augustine's Church

    #6 of 81 Things To Do in Mainz
    St. Augustine's Church

    Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Landmark

    Address: Augustinerstrasse 34, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The magnificent facade of this church will draw you in. Until 1802 there used to be a monastery here. Most tourists seem to accidentally stumble across this Baroque church. Without noisy crowd this ma...Read more

  7. Walking Mainz

    #7 of 81 Things To Do in Mainz
    Walking Mainz

    Tags: Walking Area

    Address: Liebfrauenplatz 1, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

    This walking tour group gets rave reviews. The guided tours are usually customized to fit your time and interests. Susan, who leads the course here, is extremely knowledgeable. She brings the history ...Read more

  8. Temple Of Isis And Mater Magna

    #8 of 81 Things To Do in Mainz
    Temple Of Isis And Mater Magna

    Tags: Temple, Museum, Historical Site

    Address: Roemerpassage 1, Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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

    This ancient temple was a sensational find in the year 2000 due to the sheer number off artifacts uncoloured. There are actually two temples here; one is dedicated to Isis, the Egyptian God of fertili...Read more

  9. Landes Museum

    #9 of 81 Things To Do in Mainz
    Landes Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, History Museum

    Address: Große Bleiche 49-51, 55116 Mainz, Germany

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is art and history museum is one of Germany’s oldest. The connection here was started in 1803 when Napoleon and Chaptal donated paintings to the city. The collection, though not the most po...Read more

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  • Leichtweisshöhle

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Theaterkolonnaden

    Christian-Zais-Straße 3

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Mönchbruch

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Guntersblum Kellerwegfest

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Haus zum Stein

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Gautor

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Wollstube Petra, M. van den Berg

    Brunnenstraße 14

    Mountains
  • Oberwaldberg

    Mountains
  • Wissberg

    Mountains
  • Rhein-Main ReinigungsChemie GmbH

    Am Berg 20

    Mountains
  • Heißmangel Erika Berg

    Auf der Bein 15

    Mountains
  • H. Schuld

    Berg-Bildstock 7

    Mountains
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  • Langener Waldsee

    Lakes
  • Pfarrwiesensee

    Lakes
  • Hegbachsee

    Lakes
  • Walldorfer Badesee

    Lakes
  • Anglerheim Walldorfer Badesee

    Lakes
  • Mönchwaldsee

    Lakes
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  • Burg Kronberg

    Schlossstraße 10

    Museums
  • Schloss Freudenberg

    Freudenbergstraße 220

    Museums Landmarks
  • Museum Wiesbaden

    Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 2

    Museums
  • Gutenberg-Museum Mainz

    Liebfrauenstraße 5

    Museums
  • Siegfried's Mechanisches Musikkabinett

    Oberstraße 29

    Museums
  • Heimatmuseum Nauheim

    Schulstraße 6

    Museums
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  • Taunus Wunderland

    Haus zur Schanze 1

    Amusement Parks
  • Tiggolino Kinderspielparadies

    Frankfurter Straße 62

    Amusement Parks
  • Jo-Jo Kinderspielpark

    Industriestraße 10

    Amusement Parks Restaurants
  • Rambazamba Kinderspielparadies

    Mombacher Straße 76a

    Landmarks Amusement Parks
  • Hochseilgarten juwi Verwaltung GmbH

    Energie-Allee 1

    Amusement Parks
  • Klaus Eiserloh und Christa Eiserloh

    Okrifteler Straße 75

    Amusement Parks
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  • Nachtfalke

    Wilhelm-Leuschner-Straße 99

    Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Wunderbar

    Antoniterstraße 16

    Restaurants Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bars
  • I-Punkt

    Wilhelmstraße 49

    Restaurants Bars
  • Maxim

    Neubrunnenplatz 1a

    Restaurants Bars Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • 60/40

    Murnaustraße 1

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Bars
  • Cafe Klatsch

    Marcobrunnerstraße 9

    Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses Restaurants Bars
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  • Merkur Spielothek

    Adolf-Haeuser-Straße 3

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Spielbank Mainz

    Rheinstraße 59

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Spielbank Mainz, Trier, Bad Ems GmbH & Co

    Karmeliterstraße 14

    Casinos and Gaming Cafes, Coffee and Tea Houses
  • Wiesbadener Casino Gesellschaft

    Friedrichstraße 22

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
  • B&M Players Place Spielotheken GmbH

    Moritzstraße 8

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Spielodrom

    Parcusstraße 8

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Ziegeleipark

    Natural Parks
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  • Wald und Wiese

    Dog Parks
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  • Theodor-Heuss-Brücke

    B40

    Beaches
  • Rheinstrand an der Reduit

    Rheinufer 1

    Beaches
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