Exciting and beautiful, cosmopolitan and charming, rich in tradition and trendsetting – Discover the home of Porsche and Mercedes Benz.
SouthWest’s capital Stuttgart is home to two leading car companies in the world. Mercedes Benz and the Porsche embody not only German engineering but also run two unique museums. Stuttgart and the industry benefitted from another and that is why popular companies such as Bosch, Siemens, Kodak, or Lenovo settled down here and strenghtened Stuttgart as a lively business location.
As the capital of Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart hosts several world-famous cultural institutions like the multiple award-winning Stuttgart State Opera, the world-famous ballet, the State Gallery, or the Württemberg State Museum. The Stuttgart State Gallery and the museum of art capture your imagination with outstanding collections and remarkable architecture. Every step of your way you will find real masterpieces. Let palaces and castles take you on a trip through history while highlights of modern architecture give you a glimpse of the future. With its famous Weissenhofsiedlung, Stuttgart once even made architectural history. Stuttgart has always been a great destination for the fine arts.
If you are looking for culinary arts, Stuttgart is a gourmet heaven where you can find top-notch restaurants as well as a rich tradition of regional specialties. With vineyards right at the doorstep of the city centre, wine is of major importance for Stuttgart. Highlight: Enjoy the finest wines of the region in the exceptional setting of the Stuttgart wine village festival in the heart of the city. Twice a year Stuttgart turns into a paradise for pleasure seekers. Cannstatter Volksfest and Stuttgart Christmas Market attracts visitors from all over the world. What they all have in common: unremitting dedication to pleasure.
Relaxation – Indoor and Outdoor
Are you looking for relaxation? You have come to the right place as Stuttgart is well known for its rich mineral springs, spa-, and well-being culture. Take a break from relaxation and dive into the vibrant nightlife. Look no further, Stuttgart has a lively bar and club scene and offers all types of great concert locations. Large clubs with a celebrating crowd as well as hidden places playing independent artists make you turning night into day.
Whether it is high culture or nightlife, mineral spas or great shopping: Stuttgart is the ideal destination for your city trip.
As part of the DZT campaign for Beethoven's 250th birthday, the DZT - London is currently running a campaign with the online portal Secret Escapes named "Sounds of Germany". For this purpose, immersive videos in 3D audio were produced in order to represent the diversity of Germany via sound. For more videos click here. Baden-Württemberg is involved in this campaign as a DZT partner.