Tübingen – A great little Town
Tübingen is a small, traditional university town that has a distinct quality – and culture – of living. The town is characterized by both its historical charm as well as its youthful, conscious, sustainable way of life. For hundreds of years, Tübingen has also been a town of science. The Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen is one of Germany's oldest and best schools, attracting students from all corners of the globe.
Whatever you do in Tübingen, you're always part of the life of a city with a unique lust for life. Tübingen looks forward to seeing you!
The lovely historic town center
Tübingen´s historic centre is well preserved almost in its entirety. The expertly restored medieval centre adds a very distinctive flair to the hustle and bustle and the joie-de-vivre of the cosmopolitan and youthful university town. Winding alleyways, narrow flights of steps, stately half-timbered houses and sunny squares, pretty street cafés, traditional wine bars and jovial student pubs, excellent shops and superb restaurants serving both Swabian and international cuisine – Tübingen has it all. So it's no surprise that Tübingen is regarded as one of Germany's most attractive cities to live in.
Exhibitions at Tübingen’s famous art galleries and museums, as well as theatres, cinemas and festivals emphasize the diversity of Tübingen’s cultural aspects. In Tübingen, creative brains have been at worksince time immemorial and intellectual stimulation and pleasure go hand in hand. The creative drive and ingenuity of many players are evidenti n a cultural life in which ideas grow and can mature into major events. Imagination and playfulness are the resources of a thriving culturalscene.
Tübingens kleine Boutiquen und Läden sind wie die Stadt selbst: individuell und eine Klasse für sich. Wecken Sie die Entdeckerfreude in Ihnen und lassen Sie sich auf Überraschungen ein! Vielleicht werden Sie beim Stöbern durch die Läden den ein oder anderen Glücksfund machen.
On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays the weekly food market entices you to browse and shop at the stalls.
Explore the city
The best way to explore the town is through a guided tour. We help guests, groups and companies to provide tourist information, arranging accommodation services, plan sightseeing tours, group tours and tour guides.
Sights in Tübingen
Enjoy Tübingen's medieval old city, the sights and highlights as you discover the special charm of this romantic city on the Neckar.