Look around and find out how vivacious the centuries still are in this old imperial town on the edge of the Harz Mountains and see what makes this 1000-year-old World Heritage Site worth seeing.
Tickets for guided city tours under the direction of expert trained city guides are sold at the Tourist Information of the GOSLAR marketing gmbh on the Market Square. The tours start in front of the Tourist Information. When the Tourist Information is closed tickets can be obtained from the guide before the tour begins.
The regularly scheduled tours are in German only but you are welcome to join them. Foreign language tours for groups can be booked.
Discover a World Heritage Site
This is the classic tour through the different epochs of the historic town centre. Admission to the new multimedia experience Huldigungssaal (Hall of Homage) is included. From January through December, daily at 10:00 a.m. (duration: approximately 2 hours, expect on New Year's Day).
- Adults EUR 7.00
- Children and young people from 6-17 years EUR 5.00
Explore the highlights of the historic Old Town during an unhurried stroll through the town centre (duration: 1½ hours).
From April through October and December (ex. December 24th): Monday to Saturday at 1:30 p.m.
- Adults EUR 6.00
- Children and young people from 6-17 years EUR 4.00
Explore Goslar by "Choo Choo Train"
For guests wanting to get a first overall impression of the town, this ride on the electro-powered people mover “Choo Choo Train” is a good start. The tour begins at the Market Square and winds through the streets of town. Tickets can be bought directly at the train. From Easter through October an during the christmas market (duration: approx. 30 minutes).
For further information see www.goslarer-bimmelbahn.de (external link)
The World Heritage Site by Horse-drawn Carriage
Enjoy a novel tour of the historic Old Town with the coachman Zimmermann at the reins. From the end of March to the end of December (with an break in November - please contact the Tourist-Information for the exact dates) the horse-drawn carriage can be booked: daily from 11 a.m. at the Market Square (departure point can vary during events), tickets available from the coachman. (duration approx. 25 minutes)
- Adults EUR 5.50
- Children 2-12 years EUR 2.00
- subject to change -
Requests & Booking
GOSLAR marketing gmbh
Markt 7, 38640 Goslar
Phone 0049 (0) 5321-780621 or 780630
Fax 0049 (0) 5321-780644