Travel destination Saarbrücken on the beautiful river Saar

Saarbrücken

Lifely cultural city on the French border

The rich architectonic and industrial heritage of the university city on the River Saar continues to draw increasing numbers of visitors. The proximity to a number of excursion destinations gifted Saarbrücken with growth rates of the numbers of tourists and overnight stays, at times in double figures.

The small Federal State, in the Southwest of Germany, is not only geographically close to France, it is also culturally affiliated. Many restaurants also remind you of the neighbouring country with their cuisine and the great choice of wines.

Mercure Hotel Saarbrücken Süd
Mercure Hotel Saarbrücken Süd
Business & conference hotel in Saarbrücken with conference capacities for up to 250 persons
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Experience history above and below ground

Schlossplatz has much to offer - above ground as well as below: Saarbrücken Castle, built in baroque style, houses the historic Saar Museum in an annex and a vaulted cellar located directly underneath.

Exhibiting works of arts and everyday objects, the museum tells the recent story of the history of the Saarland. The "castle wall" offers a view across the entire city.