Here you will find practical tips and further information for your stay.
- A city full of history and culture
Since 1983, the Hermann-Sinsheimer Prize for Literature and Journalism has been awarded in Freinsheim
. This prize honors personalities who have made a special contribution to the German language and literature. The city itself also has a rich history and is known for its well-preserved city wall with towers and gates that shape the cityscape.
Another highlight is the Protestant parish church, which has a turbulent history behind it. It was built in the 12th century and was rebuilt and expanded several times over the centuries. Today it is an impressive example of Gothic architecture.
In addition to these historical sights, Freinsheim
also hosts regular events that attract numerous visitors every year. The Red Wine Hiking Trail in spring is one of the most famous events and leads through the picturesque vineyards around Freinsheim
. The Blossom Festival in May celebrates spring with a colorful program of music, dance, and culinary delights.
In summer, the Old Town Festival takes place, filling the streets of Freinsheim
with stands and booths. The City Wall Festival in September offers a medieval flair with knights, jugglers, and craftsmen. The culinary wine hiking trail leads through the vineyards around Freinsheim
and offers tastings of regional wines and specialties.
Even during the Christmas season, Freinsheim
has a lot to offer. The Christmas market on the historic marketplace is a cozy meeting place for young and old.
For those who want to stay longer in Freinsheim
, the Landhotel
Altes Wasserwerk GbR offers a cozy accommodation. The hotel
is located in a historic building from 1912 and offers its guests a sauna as well as a picturesque garden for relaxation. All rooms are brightly furnished and have free Wi-Fi.
is a city full of history, culture, and events that are worth discovering. Whether you are interested in literature, architecture, or wine - everyone will find something to their liking here.
*This text has been compiled and rewritten from various sources. Unfortunately, errors and mistakes cannot be completely ruled out. Please understand if there is an error or if a sight is a bit further away. For your travel planning, please also consider other sources. Of course, we will correct any errors immediately. Feel free to send us an email with your correction suggestions. We would be very grateful for that.