Modern(ity): Revolution in Art and Architecture

European Heritage Day 2019

In 2019 Karlsruhe will participate in the Europe-wide "European Heritage Day" for the 21st time.

The motto this year is “Modern(ity): Revolution in Art and Architecture". To celebrate the anniversary of 100 years of Bauhaus, the city’s monuments invite visitors to take a look at revolutionary ideas and progress across all centuries.

The whole program of the event is available here in German.


Corona Virus

Important Information

Due to the official measures implemented by the State of Baden-Württemberg and the city of Karlsruhe to limit the spreading of COVID-19, Karlsruhe’s public life is currently facing severe restrictions. Cultural institutions, hotels and events are especially affected by this. Please refer directly to their individual websites for up-to-date information.

Shops remain opened. Opening times may differ from the information on this website.

Our tourist information office located on Kaiserstraße 72-74 remains opened as well with high security measures and a maximum of five people at a time.

The city of Karlsruhe provides up-to-date information on the corona crisis at or by phone +49 721/133-3333.

On a lighter note: if you feel like clearing your mind, go ahead and continue exploring the beautiful aspects of Karlsruhe through our digital offers at (only available in German).

Stay healthy, and stay tuned!

Best wishes from all the staff at KTG Karlsruhe Tourismus GmbH and KME Karlsruhe Marketing and Event GmbH