Family time

Silver City Freiberg - enjoy family time relaxed!

Can stones glow? What does an organ pipe sound like? Swim like mermaids?


Freiberg offers water lovers, track seekers, researchers and adventurers a lot of fun.      

  • The little ones are big in the adventure pool. With family-friendly facilities and a large offer for young and old, your stay will be a relaxing experience.
  • The sound of silver and craftsmanship can be admired in the new exhibition in the Silbermann-House with a historical demonstration workshop - experience and try out organ building!
  • In the largest and most beautiful mineral exhibition in the world, terra mineralia, 3,500 minerals, precious stones and meteorites shine and glitter. The »research trip« and great holiday offers ensure enthusiasm.
  • Ore mountains and miners, silver treasures and masterpieces - all sorts of things can be learned about this in the Town- and Miningmuseum. In addition to valuable exhibits, vivid models invite you on a journey of discovery through 850 years of town and mining history.
  • Go on safari and discover the many small and large animals in our Zoo. Admission is free!
  • During her amusing and child-friendly "Family Family tours: Freiberg for children", city guide "Anna" reveals exciting secrets from 850 years of city history.
  • Or discover the Silver City on your own with our new children's city map children's city map - available at the Tourist Information!

Wir freuen uns auf Euren Besuch!

Tourist-Information Silberstadt Freiberg

Schloßplatz 6
09599 Freiberg

Tel.: +49 (0) 3731 273 664
Fax: +49 (0) 3731 273 665
E-Mail: tourist-info@freiberg.de

Mo - Fr

10:00 - 18:00 o'clock

Sa - So

10:00 - 12:30 o'clock

13:15 - 16:00 o'clock

an Feiertagen, Heiligabend und Silvester geschlossen

Jan - März an Wochenenden:


10:00 - 13:00 o'clock

So + Feiertage geschlossen

Go on adventures

Freiberg for children

Anna shows you her Silver City Freiberg is a medium-sized city and is located in the federal state of…

Silver City Tourist train

Tours through the Old Town

Mineral Exhibition "terra mineralia"

In the historic ambience of Freudenstein Castle TU Bergakademie Freiberg presents over 3,500 minerals,…

Silver mine

With over 800 years of tradition and more than 1.000 ore lodes, the silver mine in Freiberg is one of…

Cathedral of St. Mary with Silbermann Organs

The cathedral of St. Mary is the most important medieval sacral building of Freiberg, the silver and…

City and Mining Museum

The special exhibition, which will open in 2020, can still be viewed online here after it closes in…

Mittelsächsisches Theater

The main venues of the Central Saxon Theatre are the historic municipal theatres in Freiberg and Döbeln…

Petri Church und Petri Tower

The parish church of St. Petri was built before 1190 on the highest point of the city center - as a…

Experience fun & games in the Silver City

Journey perfectly planned

We have already put together some information for your stay in the Silver City Freiberg so that you don't forget anything and the journey isn't too boring.

You can get more great tips for your holiday in the silver city of Freiberg at the tourist information office or from your host.

Packliste (Packing list, PDF in German)

Ausleihmöglichkeiten vor Ort (On-site rental options, PDF in German)

Das ABC der Silberstadt (The ABC of the Silver City, PDF in German)

Welterbe-Suchsel (The World Heritage search quiz, PDF in German)

Welterbe-Rallye durch die Silberstadt (World Heritage Rally through the Silver City, PDF in German)

Coole Badeseen & Erlebnisbäder (Cool swimming lakes & adventure pools , PDF in German)

other brochures

Activity tips for big & small

Hiking & Biking

[Translate to English:] Zeitzeugen des Silberbergbaus entdecken – Erkundungspfade durch die Freiberger…

Segway Tours

Discover the Silver City and its most beautiful corners on various guided tours through and around…


Freiberg is located practically in the middle of the Free State of Saxony between Dresden and Chemnitz -…

Offers & arrangements for the whole family

Freiberg for children

Anna shows you her Silver City Freiberg is a medium-sized city and is located in the federal state of…

Minerale untersuchen
Minerale untersuchen
Entdeckertour im Silberbergwerk Reiche Zeche
Entdeckertour im Silberbergwerk Reiche Zeche
© René Jungnickel
© René Jungnickel