Culture

The Nuremberg State Theatre, the opera or countless museum are inviting you for cultural enjoyment.

Mediaeval Dungeons

In the basement, visitors can see twelve cells, the torture chamber and torture tools which were indispensable for the former legal proceedings.

  • Museum
  • Twelve cells
  • Torture chamber
  • April 5th - October 31st 2014 daily from 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
  • Distance from hotel: 8 km

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Imperial Castle - Kaiserburg

The Imperial Castle, overlooking the city, is surely the landmark of Nuremberg with its romantic chapel and deep wells. Don't miss the exhibition of antique weapons and artifacts.

From the Imperial Castle you have a amazing view over Nuremberg.

  • Castle
  • Landmark of Nuremberg
  • Exhibition
  • View over Nuremberg
  • Distance from hotel: 8 km

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Documentation Centre Party Rally Grounds

On 1,300 square meters the topic of the permanent exhibition is "Fascination and Violence" with the reasons, connections and consequences of the national socialist tyranny.

  • Exhibition
  • Monday - Friday 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.
  • Distance from hotel: 10 km

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Albrecht-Dürer's House

Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528) moved in 1509 and lived and worked here until he died. It is located below the Imperial Castle. Today, it is a museum with the paintings of this famous German artist.

  • Museum with paintings 
  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.
  • Thursday from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.
  • Distance from hotel: 8 km

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Crafts Yard

The sights of Nuremberg with a special flair. The "small city at the king's gate", opposite the main railway station, offers traditional handcrafted art and Franconian hospitality.

  • Traditional handcrafted art
  • Franconian hospitality
  • Monday to Saturday from 9 a.m. until 10 p.m.
  • Entry is free.
  • Distance from hotel: 5 km

Churches

The churches in Nuremberg are worth a visit. You will be enchanted by its beauty and importance.

Discover a visible symbol of Nuremberg the St. Lorenz church, with has one of the largest organs in the world. Stand on the balcony of the women church, where the annual Christmas Market opens or see the exquisite art treasures of the St. Sebald church.

  • Distance from hotel to St. Lorenz church: 8 km
  • Distance from hotel to Women church: 8 km
  • Distance from hotel to St. Sebald church: 7 km

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National Germanic Museum

The National Germanic Museum was built in 1852. Nowadays the museum's inventory comprises more than 1.2 million objects. It is Germany's largest museum of cultural history and also the National Museum of the Federal Republic.

  • Cultural history
  • Tuesday - Sunday 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday 10 a.m. until 9 p.m.
  • Distance from hotel: 8 km

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The "Neues Museum Nürnberg"

The "Neues Museum Nuremberg" is a state-run museum for art and design located directly in the city centre of Nuremberg.

  • Art
  • Design
  • Tuesday - Sunday 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.
  • Thursday 10 a.m. until 8 p.m.
  • Distance from hotel: 5 km

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Nuremberg State Theatre and Opera

The Nuremberg Opera Ball takes place here each year in September.

The Nuremberg State Theatre, opera and ballet, was built in 1905 and is one of the most beautiful theatre facilities in Germany.

  • Opera
  • Ballet
  • Theatre
  • Distance from hotel: 9 km

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Meistersingerhalle

The Meistersingerhalle Nuremberg is a functional location for congresses and conferences. Exhibitions, concerts, galas, incentives and events have been taking place here for more than 30 years.

  • Congreses
  • Exhibitions
  • Concerts
  • Distance from hotel: 11 km

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