Our thirst for culture and our need of discovery are somewhat contrasted by the period we are going through ... this is why the Tourist Office of the Pays de Haguenau offers you a commented and audio-guided tour of the city in complete safety, with disinfected equipment and the wearing of the respected mask!
Discover the cultural, military and historical heritage of the city from Haguenau through a marked circuit. The history and development of the city will not no more secrets for you !
A commented walk
The Tourist Office of the Pays de Haguenau, provides you with audio guides (portable devices providing recorded explanatory comments on the city's heritage available in French, German and English. The audio guides are given at the reception of the Tourist Office, on deposit of an identity document.
How does it work ?
The audio guide allows you to visit the city in complete freedom and at your own pace. Enjoy a commented walk which will give you plenty of time to soak up the atmosphere of the city center and enjoy a gourmet break thanks to the many take-away sales offers from our partners.
About thirty buildings are presented through the circuit which mentions the origin of the city, where Frédéric le Borgne, the father of Frédéric Barberousse, built a castle on the Île de la Moder, on the site of the current retirement home. It is in the shadow of this "Burg" that the city of Haguenau was born and developed.
The Chancellery, the Old Customs House, the imposing Historical Museum or the Italian-style Municipal Theater present themselves to you throughout the visit.
Further north of the city, the St Nicolas quarter and its 14th century Gothic church with the city gate towers, the old prison and the Hops Market are all buildings that bear witness to the city's past.
For children and families
A playful version is reserved for children and, thanks to "Becki the stork". Children will be rewarded by the Tourist Office at the end of their course!
The monuments are listed and numbered on the ground, which leaves the visitor the care to evolve at his own pace and at his leisure. using its audioguide. Allow 1h30 to 2h for the visit.
The team of the tourist office is at your disposal to help you prepare your stay in the Land of Haguenau or to suggest activities during your holidays. Come and discover an authentic territory with its crafts, its forests, its Alsatian traditions ...