In the former Franciscan monastery and former orphanage there is a cultural-historical museum with various collections on the history of the town and the region (3 km).
Distance: 3.5 kmRead More
Inns and breweries in old Villingen
What rights did a sign innkeeper have and what did the tapping innkeeper do? In a guided tour through the medieval town of Villingen you will learn from the brewer Hilarius Nikolaus Schilling everything about food and drink at that time.
For further details please contact the Tourist-Info Villingen.
Distance: 3.5 km
Viertele before Seven
Viertele before Seven - Evening guided tour with a glass of wine through the historic town center. Learn all kinds of exciting and funny things about the thirst in Villingen at that time. When was there 630,000 liters of beer in 7 days in Villingen? How did people love at that time? Come with us on a historical journey and feel the good old days.
For more details, please contact the Villingen Tourist Information.
Distance: 3.5 kmRead More
"See-Hear-Understand" under this motto the association for local history and orchestrion history introduces the world of mechanical musical instruments. The instruments standing in the Heimatstube will sound and of course questions about technology and history will be answered. Immerse yourself in the light music of bygone times.
Duration approx. 90 minutes. At least 5 persons. Binding registration until 15:00 the day before at the Tourist Information, Tel. 07721/8008-37.
Distance: 5.9 km
How the historic mill, its grinder and the bakery work is explained during the mill tour. Duration approx. 45 minutes. Please register by 3:00 p.m. the day before at the Tourist Information, Tel. 07721/8008-37.
Distance: 6 km
Guided Tour "It was dark"
The pilgrim of St. James tells about secrets and myths, the Fasnet and the meaning of pilgrimage. Registration until 15:00 at the Tourist Information. Meeting point in front of the town hall. Cost: adults 7.00 € and children from 11 to 15 years 6.00 € (with guest card reduced).
Distance: 6.1 km
The Municipal Gallery prepares exhibitions with works of classical modernism and with works of contemporary art. The exhibitions in contemporary art are reserved for young artists who discuss figurative tendencies or border areas in the examination of 'art form' or 'nature form'.
Distance: 9.1 kmRead More
Museum of local history & clocks
More than 1000 years of Schwenningen's history, finds from prehistory and early history as well as a fully equipped watchmaker's workshop, watchmaking tools and many different forms of Black Forest clocks as well as the Hellmut Kienzle collection can be found in the local history and clock museum in Schwenningen (15 min).
Distance: 9.5 km
The International Aviation Museum in Schwenningen is the fulfillment of a lifelong dream for aircraft restorer and designer Manfred Plumm. After years of restoring and rebuilding aircraft for other museums, he opened his own museum in Schwenningen. Here, aircraft enthusiasts can currently admire about 40 exhibits, some of which are also airworthy (15 min).
Distance: 12 km
Carnival Museum Fool's Head
The Swabian-Alemannic carnival is one of the most splendid and traditional customs in the German-speaking world.
In this museum of a special kind, you can also discover the carnival customs of the southwest outside of the foolish days. Did you know that the Schneckenhüsli-Narro's costume consists of 2500 empty snail shells? Or have you ever heard Heischesprüche? In addition to wood-carved masks, hand-painted garments and all kinds of props, some of which originate from centuries-old crafts, the museum also offers numerous media and hands-on stations for your visit. Immerse yourself in Swabian-Alemannic carnival and experience a part of UNESCO's intangible cultural heritage with all your senses.
Distance: 15.2 kmRead More