Sometimes, we see blue—preferably in the town of Schwetzingen. It is the first and only town in Germany that has a museum dedicated entirely to this one colour. The Rhine-Neckar region offers more than 230 exhibition buildings plus 110 big or small theatres and innumerable concerts and festivals. This is a great starting point to get ready for your next after-work activity—using our stories and event tips: What do “new music” concerts in the Heidelberg Tankturm tower sound like, or poems written in Palatine dialect? We take you to the inside of old cinemas and new spaces for culture, or into the local graffiti scene.

A house that opens up spaces

How the barac project attracts artists to Mannheim

A bridging house

A place for art: The house at the weir footbridge in Heidelberg

The Ring that opens horizons to the world

The Bensheim Eysoldt-Ring is one of Germany’s most important acting awards

The world of sounds from Mannheim’s Jungbusch

We pay a visit to the OMM Orientalische Musikakademie Mannheim

For the love of paper

In Mannheim, Annette Schrimpf runs one of the last bookbinderies in the region.


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