Culture in Karlsruhe

A Creative City

Karlsruhe is a city of culture - nearly 150 innovative museums, quirky galleries, creative theatres and cosmopolitan festivals are attended by tens of thousands of visitors every year. Have a look around - there's a tightly-packed cultural programme for every taste and budget.

 

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Discover Karlsruhe's cultural landscape

A wide array of museums, theatres, galleries, festivals and more make Karlsruhe what it is: a dynamic city of culture, open to everyone. The marketing initiative "Kultur in Karlsruhe" showcases the city's many events, family-friendly activities, blog posts and more.

Tours and Packages

Discover the city through guided tours or at will

Fancy a ride on the HopOn/HopOff Bus from the ZKM | Centre for Art and Media to the Baden State Museum? How about experiencing the history of our fan-shaped city on a costumed city tour - the culture in Karlsruhe can be experienced in many different ways.

Overview Map

Get an initial overview of the city and plan your stay from the comfort of your own home – how convenient! This means you can quickly find your bearings once you get here and enjoy your time to the very fullest. 

Corona Virus

Current information - Corona guide

There are currently no mandatory corona protection measures for shops, the gastronomic area or cultural and leisure facilities in Baden-Württemberg.

The current regulations on the obligation to wear masks in public transport, in the medical field, etc., as well as the hygiene recommendations of the state government can be found in the current Corona state ordinance.

Please also obtain information directly from the shops, operators, organizers, or institutions about any deviating information (e.g., possible regulations according to domiciliary rights).

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