Guides Tours

Corona Rules Villa Hügel

Outside tours are not permitted.

We are pleased to offer again a small range of private and public group tours. A group visit without a guided tour is also possible. Please note the following adjustments to the Corona measures.

General information and requirements

  • Guided tours are open to all fully vaccinated and recovered persons. All others must have tested negative (rapid antigen test / PCR test, not older than 48 hours). Please understand that we are obliged to check the relevant proofs.
  • Admission is charged in addition to the tour fee. If you book a private group tour, the admission tickets will be booked by the Visitor Service and sent to you.
  • You will find an overview of the offers to be booked further down on this page. In our calendar you can easily check for yourself whether your visit day is possible! We recommend that you book early.

Private group tours

  • max. group size: overview tour of the main building and park tours – 20 people; themed tour – 15 people. Parallel tours are possible. Exceeding the maximum number is not permitted!
  • fixed starting times: Tuesdays to Saturdays, 10.15 – 11.45 – 13.15 – 14.45 – 16.15 or 16.45
  • registration with the Villa Hügel Visitor Service at least 10 days in advance (info@villahuegel.de / Tel. +49 201 – 61 62 917)
  • use of the group guidance system for guided tours of the house: You can bring your own headphones with cable connection (2 x 3.5 mm jack).

Public guided tours

  • Guided tours of the house: Sundays at 11.00 a.m., 12.30 p.m. and 2.00 p.m.
  • Guided tours of the park: every two weeks on Sundays at 3.00 p.m.
  • Registration is neither necessary nor possible: Visitors buy their ticket on the spot.

Group visit without guided tour (from 20 persons)

  • registration with the Visitor Service necessary for groups of 20 persons or more.
  • fixed starting times: Tuesdays to Saturdays, 9.30 a.m. (park only) – 11.00 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. – 2.00 p.m. – 3.30 p.m. – 5.00 p.m.

School groups

  • visit only possible with a guided tour
  • fixed starting times: Tuesdays to Saturdays, 10.15 – 11.45 – 13.15 – 14.45 – 16.15 or 16.45
  • registration with the Villa Hügel Visitor Service at least 10 days in advance (info@villahuegel.de / Tel. 0201 – 61 62 917)

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Contact

Visitor Service

Villa Hügel
Hügel 1
D – 45133 Essen

e-mail: info@villahuegel.de

telephone: +49 201 61 62 917