Price: 105 € Price for tour in German: 95 € Duration: 2 hrs Additional hour: 30 € Holiday surcharge: 25 €
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Karl Drais tested his two-wheeler here, it’s where Carl Benz invented the automobile, and also the birthplace of the Lanz Bulldog tractor – inventive spirit and innovative strength are ingrained in Mannheim’s DNA. Today, creative entrepreneurs and start-ups make their home in the very places where imaginative movers and shakers were at work centuries ago. Starting at the model of the first Benz motorcar in Augustaanlage, his tour guides you through the exciting world of Mannheim’s cultural, technological and societal inventions and innovations. At selected locations, you will hear tales of the past and of the brilliant minds behind inventions made in Mannheim that continue to change the world even today. The end point of this informative walk is the opportunity to independently explore the “Kurpfälzer Meile der Innovationen” (“Electoral Palatinate Innovation Mile”) in front of the Baroque Palace.
This tour can also be booked in German, French, Spanish and Russian.