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Guided tour of Mainz and the Gutenberg Museum

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Guided tour of Mainz and the Gutenberg Museum

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Description

You will set off on foot from accompanied by your guides and visit the town of Mainz. Capital of the Rhine Palatinate, Mainz was founded more than 2000 years ago by the Romans. In the 17th and 18th centuries, the top architects and sculptors created the basic shape of the town, with fine palaces and churches. Here you can admire the magnificent historic houses which have been outstandingly well-restored. Located on the banks of the Rhine opposite the confluence of the Rhine with the Main, Mainz will captivate you with its quite incomparable lifestyle, its unique charm and its openness to the world. In the company of your guide, you will be able to enter the magnificent Cathedral, whose construction began in 975 and which has left a deep mark on the history of the town. The interior of the cathedral houses some wonderful historic treasures, including tombs and funerary monuments from the 13th to the 18th centuries. You will also have the opportunity to wander up and down the colorful streets in the old town. Finally you will visit the Gutenberg Museum, the world's finest museum for printing equipment, materials and books. Born in Mainz around 1400, Johannes Gensfleisch Gutenberg himself prepared the copy of the Bible referred to as "the 42-line Bible” which was published in 1455 - the oldest printed book in the world. Out of the 46 copies still in existence, the museum has just one, along with a "Mainz Psalter”, the first ever document printed using three different colors of ink. The museum extends over five floors and provides a quite remarkable exhibition on the history of the book and written word in both Europe and the world as a whole. Return on board on foot.

PLEASE NOTE

  • The Gutenberg Museum is closed on Sunday mornings and on Mondays.
  • Good walking shoes are recommended: visit entirely on foot; streets are cobblestoned in the old town.
  • The order of the visits can change.
  • Times are approximate.

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Departure 09/10/2020
Arrival 13/10/2020
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START IN 2021
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Arrival 12/05/2021
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Arrival 16/05/2021
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Departure 31/05/2021
Arrival 04/06/2021
Ship : MS Monet Ship category : STANDARD
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Arrival 08/06/2021
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Arrival 19/10/2021
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Sold out
START IN 2021
Departure 27/05/2021
Arrival 31/05/2021
Ship : MS Monet Ship category : STANDARD
Departure 27/06/2021
Arrival 01/07/2021
Ship : MS La Boheme Ship category : STANDARD
Departure 16/07/2021
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Departure 29/08/2021
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