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Office for culture, tourism and city marketing

Short facts

  • Hessisch Lichtenau

Gateway to Frau Holle Land, where the fairy tales, myths and legends about Frau Holle are alive.

Gateway to Frau Holle Land, where the fairy tales, myths and legends about Frau Holle are still alive.

Half-timbered town at the foot of the Hoher Meissner. Frau Holle-Park with a circular path that shows both the legend and the fairytale figure in connection with history at 12 stations. The Frau Holle Museum is well worth a visit: Holleum.

Magistrat der Stadt Hessisch Lichtenau

Kirchstraße 65

37235 Hessisch Lichtenau


Phone: +49 5602 / 807-180


Website: www.hessisch-lichtenau.de/kultur-tourismus/kontakt.html

General information

WeekdayTime of day
Monday - Wednesday
14:00 bis 15:30
Monday - Friday
08:00 bis 12:00
14:00 bis 18:00
10:00 bis 12:30
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Monday - Wednesday: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Thursday: 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Foreign Language
  • German
  • English
Payment Options
  • Cash
  • Debit Card
  • Mastercard
  • Visa
Other Furnishing/Equipment
  • Toilet
  • Baby Change
  • Handicapped accessible WC
  • Barrier-free access

Sunday, Closed all holidays

Price info

Free information material and city map

Postcards and souvenirs from € 1.00


The office for culture, tourism and city marketing is located on the southern edge of the old town. The best place to park your car is in the "Obertor" car park, from there it is about a 2-minute walk.

You can reach us directly from the Kassel communication center using tram line 4. From the final stop "Bürgerhaus" you need about 5 minutes on foot.

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