The pulsating metropolis in the south of Germany offers its guests an excellent balance of leisure time activities. Expect architectural masterpieces, a rich arts and cultural scene, first-class musicals, international sporting events, the best in shopping and numerous other exciting activities.
© Mercedes Benz Museum
The Mercedes-Benz Museum is the only museum in the world to take visitors through the full 125 years of automobile history. Discover 160 cars and more than 1500 exhibits across a total area of 16,500 m².
The State Gallery in Stuttgart was opened in 1843 as a museum of fine arts. The gallery exhibits paintings from the late Middle Ages onwards as well as sculptures from the 19th century and later. In addition, it houses an extensive collection of prints.
The Porsche Museum in Stuttgart delights visitors with 80 vehicles and a journey through the history of Porsche. The exhibition is showcased across an area of 5,600 square metres.
With over 60 different stores, Outletcity Metzingen is one of the largest outlet locations in Germany. Countless brands sell their clothes at significantly reduced prices.
The SI-Centrum in Stuttgart-Möhringen is one of the biggest entertainment centres in the Stuttgart region and attracts around 2 million visitors every year.
Wilhelma is a historic palace complex and the only one in Germany with zoological and botanical gardens. Around 11,500 different animals from all over the world live on 30 hectares of land.
Stuttgart Opera is one of the most prestigious opera houses in Europe. It has seating for 1,404 guests, with an amphitheatre-style arrangement spread across three galleries.
TUE to FRI, 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
SAT 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
This outstanding building from the late Rococo period is considered the most ambitious and personal creation of Duke Carl Eugen of Württemberg.
TUE to SAT 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.
and 01:30 p.m. – 05:00 p.m.
SUN and holidays 10:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m.
The Old Palace on Stuttgart’s Schlossplatz dates back to the 10th century and was originally constructed as a moated fortress to protect the Stutengarten (the stud land that gave Stuttgart its name).
TUE to SUN
10:00 a.m – 05:00 p.m.
In the middle of the palace gardens is the Carl Zeiss Planetarium. Since 2007, the planetarium has had a full-dome laser machine capable of producing full-dome laser projections.
TUE to FR 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m, 02:00 p.m. to 04:30 p.m.
WED and FR 07:00 p.m. – 09:30 p.m., SAT and SUN 01:00 p.m. – 08:00 p.m.
Built in 1983, the hall was completely modernised from 2005-2006 and can now welcome up to 13,000 standing and seated guests.
Vary depending on the event
The Mercedes-Benz Arena is at the heart of the Neckarpark and home to the Vfb Stuttgart football club. With a standing-room capacity of 11,225 as well as 54,812 seats, it can accommodate a total of 60,449 spectators.
Vary depending on the event
Landmark of the city, the 216.6 metre-high Stuttgart TV Tower was opened in 1956 and functions as a telecommunications and observation tower.
MON – THU 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Fr to SUN and holidays 09:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Tel.: 0711 232 597