Guided visits in Echternach

ORT Mullerthal Region – Luxembourg’s Little Switzerland
B.P. 152
L- 6402 Echternach
Tel:+352 72 04 57
Fax: +352 72 75 24


Choose your favorite tour from the following offer:


The Roman basilica with the tomb of Saint Willibrord, the exterior of the Benedictine Abbey, Saint Peter and Paul church and the market square with "Denzelt" are included in this visit of the eldest city of Luxembourg.

price: 50 €; duration: 60 minutes
price: 60 €; duration: 90 minutes
price: 75 €; duration: 120 minutes


The Basilica
With its unique architecture, the Basilica is considered as one of Luxembourg’s most important religious monuments. With texts, paintings and films the Documentation Centre features the Dancing Procession which, in 2010, became part of UNESCO’s Intangible World Cultural Heritage. This small museum is situated in a side aisle of the church.

price: 50 €; duration: 60 minutes


Saint Peter and Paul church 
With ist Merovingian, Roman and Gothic style elements this church built on an ancient Roman castellum is worth a visit. Interestingly, there is a Roman fountain and very nice church windows inside the church.

price: 50 €; duration: 60 minutes


From the Villa Epternacus until the abbay town in the Middle Ages
On this thematic tour, the visitor will discover the origin of the city of Echternach from Roman times until the late Middle Ages.

price: 75 €; duration: 120 minutes


The Museum of the Abbey 
This museum shows the history of the famous Echternach School with facsimilés of beautiful gospels realized in the abbey scriptorium (Codex aureus). A section informs about Willibrord’s life and era.

price: 50 € + 1,50 € pp; duration: 60 minutes 


The Museum of Prehistory 
The museum shows the technical evolution of lithic tools and weapons. Some rare artefacts are shown as well as some models of stonge-age machinery. A copy of the oldest Luxembourgish, the "Loeschbuermann" can be seen as well as fine examples of late 18th century porcelain produced in the basilica.

price: 50 € + 1 € pp; duration: 60 minutes


The Roman Villa and the museum
Outside, you can admire the rests of one of the biggest Roman villas (3th century) north of the Alps. In the small museum, scenes of every-day life of the Romans are reproduced.

price: 60 € + 1,50 € pp; duration: 90 minutes

Contact: Musée National d’Histoire et d‘Art,
Tel. +352 47 93 30-214,


Outstanding architecture of the cultural, tourist and congress center. Events of all kinds take place here. The big concert hall can take up to 700 persons, there are also smaller rooms for seminars and workshops.

price: 50 €; duration: 60 minutes

Contact: Trifolion
Tel. +352 26 72 39 204,


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