In the Footsteps of Karl Marx

Karl Marx, whose revolutionary ideas changed the world decisively, was born in Trier on May 5, 1818. The tour leads from the house of his youth at the Porta Nigra to his birth place in Bridge Street, today the Karl Marx Museum of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation. The tour leads along his way to school, goes to the Jesuit Church (confirmation) and to where the façade of the parental house of Marx’s wife Jenny still stands.

approx. 2 hours

Meeting point:
Tourist Information Trier or by agreement

English, French, Dutch, Italian

€ 100.00 in German / € 110.00 in other languages

Please note:
No visit inside Karl Marx House during this tour.

Booking address:
Trier Tourismus und Marketing GmbH - Tourist Information Trier, An der Porta Nigra, 54290 Trier
tel. +49 651 9780820 or 9780821 or 9780852, fax +49 651 9780859,

The booking order must be in writing (by e-mail, booking form, fax or letter). Bookings are possible only with your complete address.

Contact persons:

  • Petra Becker
    Petra Becker
  • Martina Hölzemer
    Martina Hölzmer

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