I-Punkt Esslingen: Stadtinformation am Marktplatz

City Information Office

Directly at the market square - in the Späth'sche House

Service point for guests and citizens of the city

The City Information Office has everything you need to discover Esslingen: tourist information and advice on many topics, guided tours, city maps, maps, specialised literature, tickets for events, gift vouchers, CityCards and a large selection of Esslingen souvenirs.


Parking in Esslingen

There are a number of covered car parks around the Old Town ring road. From there it is only a few minutes' walk to the Old Town.

Die Stadtinformation am Marktplatz ist erster Anlaufpunkt wenn Gäste in die Stadt kommen

Centrally located - quickly accessible

 The City Information Office is very easy to find. It is located directly on the market square, only about a five-minute walk from Esslingen's train station. There is a whole series of covered car parks on the Old Town ring road. From there, too, the City Information Office can be reached quickly. 

  • Yes, you can find them at the Esslingen train station and at the Agneshof (near the market square).

  • There are two parking spaces for mobile homes. They are located on the Outer Castle Grounds (Esslingen Castle).

  • - On foot: via the Burgsteige, Burgstaffel or through the Obere Beutau 

    - By car: follow the signs via Mülbergerstraße 

    - By public transport: take Bus No. 110 in the direction of Wäldenbronn and get off at "Burg".

  • The Big Tower (Dicker Turm) can only be booked for events and is therefore usually closed. The Esslingen castle grounds, on the other hand, are open to the public at all times. Here you can visit the playground with children, have a delicious meal in the castle restaurant (Burgschenke) or take short walks in beautiful surroundings. Unfortunately, the High Watch Tower is not open to the public.

  • There are several ATMs between the Esslingen train station and the Old Town.

  • Yes, you can book a city tour for individual people, as well as for an individual group. But also online everyone can easily book his or her desired tour.

  • The carillon in the Old Town Hall Tower (Town Hall Square) takes place daily at 8:02 a.m., 12:03 p.m., 3:02 p.m., 6:02 p.m. and 7:32 p.m..

  • Getting in and out works most safely in Kiesstraße, at Kleiner Markt behind the New Town Hall or at Neckar Forum.

  • Buses can park at the "Kleiner Markt" on the Altstadtring (behind the New Town Hall, P3), at the municipal event hall, the Neckar Forum (P1) - and in the direction of Mettingen (P2).

    Reisebusparkplätze in Esslingen: P1-P3

Taking your vacation home with you

Souvenirs from Esslingen keep memories alive

S'Äffle and s'Pferdle

Typical Swabian

Bags and notebooks

Souvenirs from Esslingen

The Wurzelkinder ("Root Children")

Esslinger Verlag

In the lovingly designed children's book corner at the City Information Office, young readers discover everything their hearts desire. Browsing allowed!
  •  Happy Birthday, still looking for a gift?

     The Esslingen City Information Office has many ideas for unusual gifts.  And if someone still can't decide from this wide variety, we have the nobly designed gift voucher, a folding card made of high-quality paper. On the front is the clock of the Old Town Hall. The pictures show the 12 signs of the zodiac. With this gift voucher you can't go wrong. The person who receives the voucher may choose from the assortment in the City Information: perhaps an exciting city tour, an Esslingen parcel with games and souvenirs or some bottles of Esslingen wine or Kessler sparkling wine?  The voucher does not contain an already imprinted value. You alone determine the value, which every presentee is sure to be happy about! 

  • Bonuscard im Wert von 50 € © EST

    With the Esslingen BonusCard, every employer can grant its employees a tax-free bonus in addition to their salary and increase their motivation by giving them more net value.

    More Information.