Full of history and in front of a historical backdrop, Amberg presents itself as a modern town with a wide-ranging cultural programme. Amberg captivates visitors with its medieval town centre, with its town walls, towers, gates and a unique water gate building. The old town is home to the Gothic town hall, churches, town houses and a monastery. There are two high-quality local recreation areas in the town in the form of the State Garden Show grounds and Mariahilfberg. The year is divided into a variety of events and festivals. The Summer Festival, Summer Serenades, Old Town Festival and Mountain Festival invite visitors to experience physical and cultural delights. Theatre and concerts, the Amberger Congress Centrum and permanent and special exhibitions in the museums like the Amberg Air Museum represent outstanding art and cultural events.
Discover Amberg, located on the Beer and Castle Road, with a guided tour through Amberg's old town. Observe Amberg in winter from above by climbing the tower of St. Martin's Church. Experience the flair of a medieval town in an exciting city tour.