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How Wine turned Karl Marx into a Communist

Did you know that the Marx family owned vineyards, or what Karl thought of teetotallers, or how the poverty of the Moselle winegrowers first got him focusing on economic issues?
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On this entertaining city walk, we’ll track Karl’s youth, and savour the only substance which ensured he never severed his ties with Trier - wine.


Meeting point:
Trier Tourist Information Office or by arrangement

120 minutes

 € 140.00 / In German: € 130.00,, plus € 3.50/person for a glass of sparkling wine, plus VAT.

Group size:
Max. 25 participants

This tour is not suitable for children under the age of 16.
According to the Youth Protection Act, we do not give Wein / Viez to young people under the age of 16.

The tour does not go inside the Karl Marx House Museum.


Trier Tourismus und Marketing GmbH
Tourist-Information next to the Porta Nigra
Guided Tours

Simeonstraße 60
54290 Trier

Tel. +49 (0)651 97808 -52, -21, -20
E-Mail fuehrungen@trier-info.de

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