Social Program

Social Program: Guided Tours

If you would like to join one of the guided tours, please e-mail us at service@epc2016.de to conduct a booking. Thank you!

 

Classic Mainz – The golden Mainz and its sights

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This guided walking tour through the Old Town will take you to the classic sights of the city. Most importantly, you will visit the Cathedral of St. Martin – with its numerous steeples, it has characterized the cityscape of Mainz for more than 1,000 years. Furthermore, you will get to know the historic center with its beautiful half-timbered buildings, picturesque places and scenic squares. You will also step by the Church of St. Stephan, with post-war windows by Marc Chagall, the last masterpiece of the famous Jewish artist.

  • Date: Thursday, Sep 1 2016, 6:00 – 8:30 pm
  • Meeting point: Main entrance of the Philosophicum
  • Language: English
  • Price: € 12 per person

 

Kupferberg and its Sparkling Wine

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Get informed on the tradition of champagne making and viticulture at the Kupferberg during a guided tour through the museum of the sparkling wine producer Kupferberg and its cellars, which are the ones with the deepest reaching levels in the whole world. A tasting will follow the tour and will feature two of the most famous Kupferberg sparkling wines: One glass of „Kupferberg Gold“, one of the oldest brand names in Germany with the quality guarantee of over 150 years of tradition, and one glass of Nostalgie-Cuvée, a limited special edition, blended from Germany’s best Rieslings.

  • Date: Thursday, Sep 1 2016, 6:30 – 7:45 pm
  • Meeting point: bar on the first floor of the Sektkellerei Kupferberg, Kupferbergterrasse 17-19, 55116 Mainz (or 6:00 pm at the main entrance of the Philosophicum for a joint walk to the vinery)
  • Language: English
  • Price: € 20 per person