Guided Tours in the Old Town

As a place to meet and to start your tour of the Old Town, enclosed by the historic city wall, we recommend the Inneres Frauentor (Inner Frauentor). On your tour you may choose to see any of the following: the historic battlement parapet, the Marienkirche (St. Mary's Church) with its memorial to Thomas Müntzer, the Peasants' War Museum, Kornmarktkirche, the city museum, the Allerheiligenkriche (All Saints Church) museum gallery, the city hall with its imperial-city archives (Reichsstädtisches Archiv), the Divi Blasii Church - the place where Johann Sebastian Bach worked - and the synagogue. We invite you to make your personal choice. Our staff will be delighted to advise you. In order to meet your special interests, theme tours such as "Mühlhausen as an imperial free-city", "The Reformation period in Mühlhausen", "Mühlhausen and its mills" can be arranged.

Public guided tour

Tours held from Easter till October
on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays at 11.00

Admission prices per person (only in German language):
Adults € 5.00
Children, Students, Pupil € 3.00

Duration: about 1.5 hours
Meeting point: Tourist Information, Ratsstraße 20

Generally guided tour

  • up to 25 people € 65.00
  • if there are more than 25 people, the group will be divided
  • additional fee for tours in a foreign language: € 20.00
  • duration: 1,5 - 2 hours
  • the price is without the entrance fee for sights
  • reservation requested

Tour with selection of music on the Bach organ in the Divi Blasii Church

  • price per group till 25 people: € 65.00
  • 26 people or more: we charge an additional fee of € 3.00 per person
  • duration: 45 minutes
  • reservation requested
  • language: german

Historical night tour by torch light

  • prices: € 7.00 per person excl. dinner/ € 19.90 per person incl. dinner
  • duration with dinner: 3 hours
  • restaurant for the dinner: you could take a own choice
  • minimum of 15 people
  • a indoor visit of sights are not possible
  • language: german
  • reservation requested

Guided tours with special topic

  • topis could be:
    - in the footsteps of Johann Sebastian Bach
    - profan used churches in Mühlhausen
    - Mühlhausen and the reformation with Thomas Müntzer
    - the jewish life in Mühlhausen
    and so on
  • duration: 2,5-3 hours
  • price: € 85.00 for a group till 25 persons
  • language: german
  • additional fee for a foreign language: 20,00 €
  • reservation requested
  • entrance fee for sights isn´t included


Should you need more information:
Please contact the tourist office board - Tel. 0049 (0) 3601 40477-0
or mail:

Tourist Information
Ratsstrasse 20
99974 Mühlhausen
0049 (0) 3601 / 40477-0
0049 (0) 3601 / 40477-11
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Opening hours
- 31st October
Mon - Fri 
9am - 5pm
Sat, Sun, public holidays 
10am - 4pm
- Eastern
Mon - Fri 
9am - 5pm
Sat, public holidays 
10am - 2pm