Culture in Feuchtwangen

Every summer, Feuchtwangen turns into a festival town with the traditional Kreuzgangspiele (Cloister Plays) as the main attraction. Another highlight of the festival season is KunstKlang concert series, which was first launched in 2014. Feuchtwangen offers a wide range of cultural events, exhibitions and concerts for visitors to enjoy.

Season 2023


The Kreuzgangspiele (Cloister Plays) have been performed in the open-air theatre at the Romanesque cloister since 1949. In 2023, the event will once…

Art in Feuchtwangen


Every year, the Feuchtwang Summer of Culture in partnership with the Franconian Museum hosts a special exhibition with captivating themes and works of…

New season 2022/2023


Every year, ECHO award winner and artistic director, Christiane Karg invites recognised artists to Feuchtwangen

More cultural activities

Feuchtwangen has a vibrant cultural scene with concerts and events in churches, museums, music schools and clubs.

"And action!"

KulturKino Feuchtwangen (cinema)

After years of planning, reconstruction and preparations, the time has finally come, the completely renovated Regina-Lichtspiele, the new KulturKino…

Feuchtwangen Market Square

Franconia's Festival Hall

Art historian Georg Dehio described the Marktplatz or Market Square in Feuchtwangen as Franconia's Festival Hall in the publication Handbook of German Art Monuments.

Facets of Franconian identity

Franconian Museum Feuchtwangen

Colourful, funny, charming, naive, ambiguous, coarse, artful and always original – an exhibition of the material legacy of people from all social…

Discover Feuchtwangen

Tour of the town

Discover the most important sights in Feuchtwangen on a tour of the town

Historic choir museum

Sängermuseum Feuchtwangen

The museum’s unique collection depicts the history of regional choral organisations since the beginning of the 19th century.

June, 3rd and 4th

Altstadtfest Feuchtwangen

The 45th Feuchtwangen Old Town Festival takes place around the historic market square of the cloister town on the 3rd and 4th of June 2023. Look forward to a great weekend full of fun, music, culinary delights and entertainment for the whole family.

Over hill and dale

Hiking and cycling

The extensive surrounding countryside invites you to go hiking and biking. Explore the vast countryside on the Feuchtwanger Karpfenradweg, follow the Ansbacher Weg to the rococo city or make excursions to the medieval towns of Dinkelsbühl and Rothenburg on the Romantische Straße cycle path. The…

Culinary highlights

Franconian hospitality

Feuchtwangen cuisine indulges you with fresh ingredients and regional specialties. Culinary highlights include Wild Boar Days in mid-January with a 6-course gourmet tour and information about the wild boar, Fish and Game Days in early November, which are all about native fish and game, Emmer Gourmet…

There`s never a dull moment

Outdoor activities in Feuchtwangen

Feuchtwangen offers a wide range of outdoor activities for visitors to enjoy. While the grown-ups have fun fishing, cycling or playing tennis, children can let off steam in the outdoor pool (with slide), skateboard in skate park or go horseback riding. You can also play pétanque or boules in…

Event calendar

Festivities and customs

Feuchtwangen hosts many festivals throughout the year: religious festivals in the idyllic villages, the Old Town Festival around the market square, the Mooswiese folk festival in September, the medieval market, fishing and game days...