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Amt für Touristik, Veranstaltungsmanagement und Städtepartnerschaften

Department
Touristinformation

Address
Rheinkai 21
55411 Bingen am Rhein

Phone: 06721 184-205 / -206
Fax: 06721 184-214
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Guided tours

Guided Tour of the Town:

“2,000 Years of History at the Confluence of Rhine and Nahe” Guided tour through the old town and visit to Klopp Castle, Basilica of St. Martin, the Food Market, “Historical Museum on the River– Hildegard von Bingen” (and many more interesting and important squares and alleys in Bingen as well).

Duration: 1 ½ hours
Price per person: 4.50 € adults,
1.50 € children aged 7 or over
Dates: Saturdays 10.30 a.m. Easter to the end of October
Meeting point: Tourist Information
Only in German language


Audio-visual guided tour of the town

Experience an entertaining tour of Bingen. The nun Almut of Rupertsberg ensures a very special visit to Bingen with exciting information and her personal experiences. With the cheeky Bingen Town Mouse, the kids experience adventures and by playing also learn something about Bingen’s history.

Loan fee:
up to 4 hours 7.50 €
overnight 10 €
2nd earphones 2.50 €
Available in English language


Museum Guided Tour

With St. Hildegard’s anniversary in 1998, in the former power station on the banks of the Rhine, the Historical Museum on the River opened its doors. The largest department is devoted to the universal scholar and theologian. One of the museum’s very special treasures is a complete set of surgical instruments from the Roman era. Another department is devoted to the epoch of Rhenish Romanticism, this 200-year era is brought vividly to life in a unique exhibition of prints, paintings and furniture.

Duration: 1 hour
Price per person: 4.50 € adults, 3.50 € reduced
Dates: every 1st Sunday in the month, 11.15 a.m.
Meeting point: Museum on the River


“Bingen’s Cultural Riverside” guided tour

Are you more interested in 500 years of original mechanics in the Old Crane or in the hypermodern multimedia exhibition of “People-Nature-Technology” in the Rhine Valley World Heritage site? Bingen’s Cultural Riverside offers an aesthetic experience for all senses and to everyone’s taste in one of the Rhine Valley’s most beautiful places: encounters with Rhenish Romanticism and “poet’s chambers”, the famous flora of Hildegard of Bingen uniquely presented in the “Hildegarden” and fascinating exhibitions on Romans and others in the Museum on the River (Museum am Strom).

Duration: 2 hours
Group size: max. 30 people
Price: 75 € per group, plus admission
Dates: Easter to the end of October


“Rhenish Romanticism” guided tour

Whether it was William Turner, Victor Hugo or Clemens Brentano: they were all in Bingen and without exception enthralled by the beauty of the landscape and the rich history of the region. Bingen has always been the starting or ending point of the romantic journey through the Rhine valley. The guided tour will bring the 19th century back to life through captivating audio equipment in the poet’s chambers and a fascinating encounter with art and furniture of the era in the Rhenish Romanticism section of the Museum on the River (Museum am Strom).

Duration: 1 ½ hours
Group size: max. 30 people
Price: 60 € per group, plus admission
Dates: Easter to the end of October

Kontakt

Amt
Amt für Touristik, Veranstaltungsmanagement und Städtepartnerschaften
Abteilung
Touristinformation
Strasse
Rheinkai 21
PLZ / Ort
55411 Bingen am Rhein
Telefon
06721 184-205 / -206
Telefax
06721 184-214
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“Bingen’s Cultural Riverside”

guided tour

Are you more interested in 500 years of original mechanics in the Old Crane

or in the hypermodern multimedia exhibition

of “People-Nature-Technology”

in the Rhine Valley World Heritage site? Bingen’s Cultural Riverside

offers an aesthetic experience for all senses and to everyone’s taste in

one of the Rhine Valley’s most beautiful places: encounters with Rhenish

Romanticism and “poet’s chambers”, the famous flora of Hildegard of

Bingen uniquely presented in the “Hildegarden” and fascinating exhibitions

on Romans and others in the Museum on the River (Museum am Strom).

Duration: 2 hours

Group size: max. 30 people

Price: 75 € per group, plus admission

Dates: Easter to the end of October