Weekend Trip to Schweinfurt

Short break with arts, concerts and cabaret ...

Five reasons for a Weekend in Schweinfurt

  • experience cabaret with passion alongside top-class major events
  • Sleep well and even better have breakfast
  • visit art museums worth seeing
  • Enjoy a short wellness trip
  • find new favorite pieces

Meet old friends like Ingo Appelt and Django Asül, or discover Carl Spitzweg and Caspar David Friedrich. Schweinfurt offers gems of cabaret and world-famous art. A relaxing sauna and shopping included. 

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art museums in Schweinfurt

In terms of quality and scope, the Georg Schäfer Collection is on a par with the Alte Nationalgalerie Berlin and the Neue Pinakothek in Munich. It houses the most important private art collection of 19th century German painting.

You can see impressive pictures of realism and art from the post-war period in the Kunsthalle Schweinfurt. Young and wild, east and west, photography and abstract sculptures await you here. You will get to know regional Franconian artists and international art movements.

Together with many special exhibitions throughout the year, you can experience art history from the 19th to the 21st century in Schweinfurt.

Opening Hours

Our museums are open on weekends from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Every Saturday at 2 p.m., our tour guides give you a compact introduction to Schweinfurt in 60 minutes.

You get an overview of the history of Schweinfurt and information about the most important sights.
Schweinfurt in 60 Minutes

From April to October
every Saturday at 2 pm

Meeting point: Entrance of the Tourist Information Office Schweinfurt

4.50 EUR per person

Tickets are available at the tourist information office until shortly before the start of the tour and without prior registration!

You will find numerous other city and themed tours in our annual program. 

Advance sales at: Tel. 09721 513600 or tourismus@schweinfurt360.de.


With us you are guaranteed to find your new favorite item. Long-established shops can be found alongside modern concept stores.

Individual and owner-run stores will give you perfect advice on style, fabric and size. Small boutiques carry your favorite fashion items and rare brands.

Here you can find out about Schweinfurt shops and stores in advance.


It's cozy and warm in the large sauna area in the Silvana externer Linkwith soft, kelo and ceremonial sauna and steam bath.

Enjoy a well-mixed cocktail at the sauna bar and relax undisturbed in the sauna garden. You will also feel relaxed after a Tibetan honey massage. And an organic cosmetic treatment is good for body and soul.

The Silvana leisure poolexterner Link is open daily until 10 p.m.

Simply Good Events

The best qualities of the Schweinfurters are

Ingenuity, a willingness to experiment and a down-to-earth attitude. 

A good basis to set up interesting and simply good events. 

In our well-stocked calendar of events, you will find everything from Pflasterklang - street music handmade and unamplified to typical Franconian wine festivals to nationally known cabaret artists, everything your cultural heart desires.

Browse through our event calendar here and know where what's going on.

Browse through our event calendar here and know where what's going on.

Going out on Friday evening

During an atmospheric evening in the cozy program room of the culture factory Disharmonieexterner Link, you will meet well-known people like Ingo Appelt and Django Asül.

Internationally celebrated ensembles present themselves in the Schweinfurt Theaterexterner Link. As a top-class guest house since 1966, you can expect

  • famous actors
  • impressive dance theater
  • poignant symphony orchestra

A great atmosphere, nice people and delicious drinks round off the Friday evening perfectly on the city ​​beach in Schweinfurtexterner Link. Fireplace included.

Nice Locations with nice People

In our gastro guide you will find chilled bars, really cozy wine bars and delicious restaurants. (in German)

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. You will find this wise wisdom in perfection with our breakfast experts in Schweinfurt.

Have a typical Franconian lunch in the restaurants around the market square. You choose your regional favorite dish from seasonal menus. 

"There are surprisingly many, surprisingly cool and surprisingly young spots in the city center.""

Kathi And Romeo, Sommertageblog

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