11. August 2019

Tribut to Carl Benz

The traditional event is held in front of Karlsruhe Palace with a procession through the city centre in tribute to Carl Benz, a late resident of Karlsruhe and the inventor of the automobile.

Cars and motorbikes built in 1973 or earlier are permitted.

In the evening, visitors still have the opportunity to enjoy the impressive Schlosslichtspiele at Karlsruhe Palace from 8.30 pm. Everything at free admission!

SPECIAL TIP:

Already on Saturday, the 10th of August 2019, some especially beautiful vintage cars will be presented in the city center of Karlsruhe.

 

Corona Virus

Current information - Corona guide

The shops and restaurants in Karlsruhe are currently open! You can find the current rules here!

Please also contact the companies, shops, organizers or institutions for further information. The information on this website may vary.

You would like to be tested? You can find an overview of all current test sites in the city and district here.

Our tourist information office located on Kaiserstraße 72-74 is open. There is no need for an appointment. The opening hours and more information you can find here.

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

Stay healthy, and stay tuned!

Your team of Karlsruhe Tourismus GmbH and Karlsruhe Marketing und Event GmbH