Historic buildings, churches, museums bear witness to the past – exhibitions, concerts and theatre get the present on stage – and tradition and old customs mix with modern trends to accompany us into the future.
The world-renown violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter was born in 1963 and grew up in the city of Wehr. She still is very closely connected to her hometown and has been awarded honorary citizenship for her services to Wehr.
Tradition and heritage play an important role in area of FerienWelt Südschwarzwald. The special type of carnival in South-West Germany, the traditional music for brass bands, brush makers or straw sculptures are only a few samples.
Witnesses of the past – they, too, were once pointing to the future. Today, they are worth seeing and being conserved, and this is the more important the faster time is moving. Be open to meeting history in our region.