Museum in the Palatinate Chapel

  • Das kirchenhistorische Museum befindet sich in der Pfalzkapelle in Bad Wimpfen

Museum of church history Palatinate chapel, Burgviertel 25


The museum of church history is in the former chapel St. Nikolaus. It includes collections of the history of the church such as liturgical vessels, clothes and epitaphs.

Carrier/ body responsible
Club “Alt Wimpfen”e.V.

Opening times: 
from Easter until the second Weekend in October
Monday: closed
Tue – Sun 10 –12 am and 2 – 4:30 pm

Adults: 2,00 €
Students, spa guests 1,50 € 
School classes 0,50 €

Museum in the old Hospital

Museum of the free imperial city in the old hospital Hauptstr. 45


Former Holy Ghost Spital; hospital building from the late Middle Ages with a stone building from the 13th century with original pieces.


In the old spital the free imperial city history of Bad Wimpfen is visualized. Focal points are rights of the city, territory, guilds and crafts and the battle near Bad Wimpfen. It also has a large model of the town.


Carrier/ body responsible club “Alt Wimpfen”e.V.


Opening times:

Mon. – Sun. 10 –12 am and 2 - 5 pm


Adults: 2,50 €
Spa guests: 2,00 €

Children/Students (6-16 Y.): 1,50 €

Families: 5,00 €

Bad Wimpfen City Galerie

Gallery of the town in the old Spital,

Hauptstr. 45
Phone: 07063/97200
Fax: 972020


The Gallery of Bad Wimpfen introduces itself: The former Holy Ghost Spital, founded in 1230, is one of the very special sights in Bad Wimpfen’s historic center. The redevelopment of the building cost around 2 million EUR. Beside a free imperial city museum the building accommodates a municipal gallery. Focal point of the changing exhibitions are the Classic Modern Age and contemporary art. In this way also popular representatives of the great styles of art of the 29th century are presented. Neither extraordinary artists of art-dèco, cubism, konstruktivism, expressionism, surrealism, new objectivity, abstract expressionism, figurative abstraction, école de Paris, nude painting, op-art and pop-art, hard edge, new abstraction, visual poetry, computer art, post modern age, neorealism, concept art nor new savages and pluralism are missing. Among them pieces by Barlach, Chagall and many others can be seen. Moreover, the gallery also offers regular special exhibitions of contemporary literature, concerts, readings, lectures, performances for children and more in its cultural programme.

Historical Museum in the "Steinhaus"

  • Am eingang vom Steinhaus in Bad Wimpfen mit dem Blauen Turm im Hintergrund

Historical museum in the “Steinhaus”, “Burgviertel”


The “Steinhausmuseum“ is a romanic secular structure of the Staufer Palatinate. There are relicts from the Neolithic and the Roman age. It concentrates on the history of the Palatinate, the Hohenstaufen and the medieval art of ceramics and masonary.


Supporter: Verein “Alt Wimpfen” e. V.


Opening times: 
Open from Easter until the second Weekend in October
Monday closed
Tue - Sun 10 - 12 am and 2 - 4:30 pm


Adults: 2,50 €
Students, spa guests, handicapped person 2,00 €
School classes 0,50 €

The Blue Tower

  • Ansicht Blauer Turm in Bad Wimpfen hinter dem Rathaus und inmitten von fachwerkhäusern

Blue Tower: currently closed for renovations

Tel. 07063 8968


Red Tower

Red Tower

Part of the Staufian fortifications. Included in some of our guided tours.

Climb the keep and visit the exhibition and watchmen's room from around 1200 AD. Includes knights, armour, weapons and ceramics.


Opening times: 
from Easter until the second Weekend in October
Sat – Sun: 12 am – 5 pm


Special opening on International Museum Day (usually on the 2nd Sunday in May).

Adults: 1,00 €
Students 0,50 € 

guided tours

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Bei einer Stadtführung durch die historische Altstadt von Bad Wimpfen erfährt man viel Wissenswertes über die Geschichte der Stadt

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