Don’t miss the chance to experience all that Wiesbaden has to offer. This historically and culturally vibrant city provides activities including museum visits, opera and theatre performances, concerts, golf and equestrian events.
The city attracts international attention for its expansive array of museums, including the Wiesbaden Town Museum, Museum of Television History and Roman Open Air Museum.
Opening hours and current exhibitions
Opera, Theatre and Concerts
Whether searching for classical music, plays or operas, patrons will have multiple shows to choose from every day during theatre season. The bowling green in front of the Kurhaus Casino serves as the site of a star-studded annual concert.
Day Trip Destinations
The city of Wiesbaden’s surroundings include the hills of the Taunus Mountains and the Rheingau wine region. Take Germany’s oldest water-powered cable train, the Nerobergbahn, to the top of Wiesbaden’s Neroberg hill. From here, guests can admire beautiful views of the city or explore the fortresses, castles, and vineyards of the Rhiengau region, intersected by the widest section of the Rhine River.
Golf and Sports
The Rheingau region offers golfing opportunities for all skill levels. Wiesbaden Golf Club, Germany’s oldest course, provides stunning views of the state capital of Hess. Numerous tennis courts and centres make it easy to engage in a match. Elite equestrian competitions are held at Schlosspark Biebrich. Wiesbaden also hosts motor sports and Iron Man events.
Sports and leisure activities
One of Germany’s most popular shopping destinations, Wiesbaden’s historic buildings serve as storefronts for designer labels as well as local stores. The upscale Wilhelmstrasse and many quaint side streets provide opportunities to find the perfect gift or simply to wander.