The Schloss’s central courtyard is surrounded by Gothic and Renaissance buildings so elaborate they often elicit gasps from visitors, as...
With a capacity of about 228,000L, the mid-18th-century Great Wine Barrel, shaped from 130 oak trees, is the world’s largest wine cask....
Towering over the Altstadt, Heidelberg’s ruined Renaissance castle cuts a romantic figure, especially across the Neckar River when...
With just 13 seats, the interior of this retro-style bar can be cramped but its big draw is its sundrenched terrace on a riverfront...
Gundel's bakery section has 30 kinds of bread and rolls, as well as delectable pastries. It's a great stop to stock up for a river or...
Deutsches Apotheken-Museum information
The German Pharmacy Museum, off the Schlosshof at Schloss Heidelberg , illustrates the history of Western pharmacology, in which Germany played a central role. Exhibits include pharmacies from the early 1700s and the Napoleonic era. Kids can use a mortar and a pestle to blend their own herbal tea. Most signs are in English.