Schweinfurt is a former free city with a 1200 year old history and a reputation for being progressive. So today, you can experience both here: the atmosphere of the old and new industrial history as well as the modern flair with art, culture and amazing architecture.


Numerous museums and art galleries are sure to delight any art lover. Especially if you like Carl Spitzweg, this is the place to visit: Schweinfurt is home to the largest selection of his works anywhere in the world.