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The history of Heidel­berg Castle

The Heidel­berg Castle - what a place full of history - situa­ted on a ter­race of the König­stuhl above the Neckar. Its begin­nings go back into the 13th cen­tury. Cer­ti­fi­ca­tes men­tion a castle which pro­bably already exis­ted under the bishops of Worms. Around 1303 there...

Sight­see­ing in Heidel­berg

Old Bridge, Phi­lo­so­phers' Path, Church of the Holy Spirit, Old Uni­ver­sity Sight­see­ing in Heidel­berg On this page, we have com­pi­led a small selec­tion of Heidelberg's many attrac­tions for you. You will find infor­ma­tion about the most important attrac­tions behind the...

Event­lo­ca­tion

The city of Heidel­berg not only fasci­na­tes by its archi­tec­ture and the pic­tures­que back­streets in the Old Town, it is also a dream­like bird's eye view due to its loca­tion in a valley. In the video you can see a round flight with a drone over the city and the Neckar...

The City of Heidel­berg and its sights: Church of the Holy Spirit

The Church of the Holy Spirit was first docu­men­ted as parish church in 1239. This basi­lica, pro­bably from the late Roma­nes­que period, was repla­ced in 1398 by the buil­ding you can see today. Elec­tor Ruprecht III. (beco­m­ing King Ruprecht I. later) had orde­red to build...

Heidel­berg News: Heidel­berg Christ­mas Market, Christ­mas on Ice

Hei­del­ber­ger Früh­ling - "Heidel­berg Spring 2010" - Inter­na­tio­nal Musi­c­fes­ti­val The fes­ti­val "Heidel­berg Spring" 2010 takes place from the 20th of March to the 24th of April and has as a motto: "Ach Europa". Mean­while it is one of the most suc­cess­full young fes­ti­vals...

Heidel­berg sights: St. Peter´s Church

St. Peter's Church is loca­ted right oppo­site the university's library. It's the oldest church of Heidel­berg and the former ver­sion of this buil­ding was first docu­men­ted in 1196. It was a Roma­nes­que church in the middle of a small vill­lage. The city of Heidel­berg was...