Significant sights

Heppenheim offers numerous great attractions and visitors can look forward to a fascinating discovery trip into the past.
 
 

Tour of the old town

Heppenheim’s protected and historic old town is a veritable gem. Find a selection of interesting sights here: mehr ...

Starkenburg Castle

Built on Schlossberg mountain, which measures 295 metres and towering above Heppenheim’s picturesque old town, Starkenburg Castle, constructed in 1065, is one of the oldest castles to be found in the western Odenwald region. mehr ...

Lantern tour

The street lamps situated in Heppenheim’s historic old town are decorated with artfully designed silhouette cut-outs. Historically costumed guides equipped with a ladder, hand lanterns and candle light will meet you on the market place for an exciting night tour. mehr ...

Mill trail tour – Mühlenrundweg

In former times, in and around Heppenheim, around 60 mills clacked with tireless commitment. This high number of mills alongside rather little streams is very unusual. In the course of time, more than 1,000 millers worked tirelessly day by day. mehr ...

Museums in Heppenheim

Heppenheim's museums offer a selection of different topics and exhibitions. Current events are accompanied by regular special exhibitions. mehr ...

Roman pavement

In 1955, when civil engineering works took place in Darmstädter Straße, parts of a Roman paved road were found. The cobble stones were recorded and can now be seen at Feuerbachplatz. mehr...

Siegfriedbrunnen – Siegfried Fountain

The Nibelungenlied, translated as The Song of the Nibelungs tells us that Siegfried’s dead body was taken to Worms overnight. The well in Heppenheim could be the one. mehr ...