Explore on your own or with experienced guides the sights and secrets of our medieval town with its unique approx. 3 km long town wall on which you will find fantastic views of the Arnsberg Forest Nature Park but also of the Haarstrang.
The market place with Geschichtsbrunnen, historical town model, St. Nikolaus church, approx. 3 km of town wall foundations with tower remains, town moat with historical Jewish burial ground, old town gate, St. Johanneskirche, foundation remains of the former Rüdenburg, Hexenturm, water tower with viewing platform at a height of 29 m, former Capuchin monastery with garden grounds, former Ursuline monastery, old baroque town hall with unique circular staircase and numerous historic half-timbered houses are just a few of Rüthen's many sights.
If you would like more detailed information on individual areas, our experienced city guides will be happy to assist you!
Duration of the guided tours:
1.5 - 2 hours depending on the scope (can also be reduced)
individually agreed with each group of visitors, group size possible up to approx. 25 persons.
Registration and information material:
City of Rüthen
Tel. 02952 - 818-172 or -173
fax 02952 - 818170
Cost of participation:
Kindergarten groups/school classes per group 20,00 Euro
other groups 30,00 Euro
(payable to the city guide).
Have fun in our old mountain and hanseatic city!