It is definitely worth visiting Straubing,

the city of towers:

  • For the Gäubodenvolksfest folk festival
  • For the ‘Verbraucherausstellung’ East Bavarian trade fair
  • For the Christmas market with seasonal charm close to the city tower
  • Straubing nativity trail
  • Straubinger Eiszauber – 450m² of ice-skating fun on the town square in February

Cultural program

  • Agnes-Bernauer festivals
  • Roman treasure in the Gäubodenmuseum
  • Attractive Rococo church designed by the Asam brothers in the Ursuline Convent
  • Albrecht Dürer stained glass windows in Gothic basilica of St. Jakob
  • Picturesque St. Peter’s Cemetery with Romanesque church
  • Contemporary art exhibitions in the Weytterturm, Schlachthof, Rathaussaal and in several different galleries
  • Südostbayerisches Städtetheater theatre company
  • ‘Bluetone’ festival on the Danube
  • ‘Bluval’ music festival

Foto-Kopf: Lutz Smolka