Hildegard of Bingen

Bingen on the Rhine is the most important place of activity of Saint Hildegard of Bingen, who was elevated to the status of a church teacher by Pope Benedict XVI in 2012.

The historical museum on the river dedicates an informative and multimedia exhibition to Hildegard. A variety of events also refer to this extraordinary woman of the Middle Ages.

Who was Hildegard of Bingen

She was a universal genius and one of the most significant female figures of the Middle Ages. In 2012, she was canonised by Pope Benedict XVI and elevated to the status of a Doctor of the Church.

Hildegard's view of creation

Orientation in times of climate change

Hildegard for Kids

On the road in the Middle Ages with Conrad

Places & institutions around Hildegard

Explanations of facilities and institutions with a Hildegard connection


Museum am Strom
Museumstraße 3
ZIP/ Location
55411 Bingen am Rhein
06721 184-353
06721 184-359
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Opening hours

Di. bis So. von 10:00 Uhr bis 17:00 Uhr