The defining epochs of the “Golden Mainz”, as the city has been called since its heyday in the Middle Ages, can be experienced everywhere: Roman “Castrum Moguntiacum”, Jewish “Magenza”, electoral residence and capital, archbishop's seat, university and fortress city in the Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation, Republic of Mainz - Mainz has history and stories to tell.
The historical buildings, monuments, and museums in Mainz are informative witnesses of the long and defining history of the city. If you get close enough and take a good look, you will learn the exciting history of the 2,000-year-old city: Roman temples and theatres, aristocratic palaces, St. Martin's Cathedral, Marc Chagall's “blue windows”, and much more.
You can register for a public guided tour here (German language only). English speaking tours are available upon request, please contact gaestefuehrung(at)mainzplus.com.