Visit Bonn, a historical place that’s more than an impressive mix of Romanesque, Gothic, and Baroque architecture; gorgeous green areas and botanical gardens cradle everything else that makes this city stand out from the rest of Europe. Bonn is a city of culture, former capital of Western Germany and birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven, where one can find a castle, palaces, universities, museums such as the Museum Koeing and the Kunstmuseum, and some of the oldest churches like the 11th-century Roman Catholic Bonn Minster.
Join the Free Tours of Bonn and get a wonderful introduction to this fairytale-like city. Hear about its origins, the role it played during WWII up until 1990, and get a glance at its contemporary art scene. Wander along Bonn and explore it through the eyes of a local guide. Learn about historical icons, architecture, kings and emperors, the history of HARIBO gummy bears and much more!
Free Tours in Bonn offer a comfortable, fun, and educational closeness to the city’s everyday life. One can find many historical footprints in its architectural jewels, museums, churches, palaces, shopping streets, parks, and botanical gardens. Enjoy exploring the oldest areas of Bonn and learn the most interesting oddities told by a local guide for free!
See Bonn by foot and save a few bucks! The foremost way to get a chance to explore the city and learn about its history is by joining one of the free walking tours offered throughout this amazing place. Below you’ll find two of the best free walking activities at your disposal:
Join this 1.5hour walking tour to make the most out of your visit to Bonn for free! Hear how Beethovens’s career began as well as unique city anecdotes told by a local guide. Visit a major market, the University of Bonn, and Münster church to mention a few landmarks. Meet at the Beethoven house in Bonngasse 20 and get ready for a short, yet fulfilling interaction with a native from Bonn who’s eager to make you fall in love with the city!
Free tours are not usually private. However, the Bonn Greeters are happy to provide an exclusive experience around the city completely for free. Travel 2000 years back in time, take a dive into Bonn’s cultural scene of music festivals and museums. Walk around neighborhoods with incredible 19th century architecture, parks, and the Rhine river. Get introduced to the city and make some friends along the way in just a couple hours.
Please note Strawberry Tours does not operate the tours listed above, however, we are currently looking for people from all over the world who are excited to show their hometown to others.
Are you from Bonn and want to be a tour guide? Please get in touch by submitting your details on this page!