Truly romantic: the world-famous ruins

Heidelberg Palace

Heidelberg Palace, aerial view; Photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Achim Mende

See where history was made

Heidelberg Palace, visitors; Photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Niels Schubert

Find out more about the world's most famous ruins

Heidelberg Palace, stuccoed ceiling in the Friedrich Building; Photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Andrea Rachele

Explore the magnificently furnished rooms

Each year, Heidelberg Palace attracts around a million visitors from all over the world. Since the early 19th century, these impressive ruins have been synonymous with Romanticism.