Black Forest classics
Bollen hats, cuckoo clock, Black Forest house or Black Forest cake - these "classics" have long been known far beyond the borders of the Black Forest. Maybe you even have a cuckoo clock hanging at home. But what do you know about its origins? What is hidden within the history of the Bollen hat? What distinguishes a Black Forest house? Learn more about the Black Forest’s cultural treasures. Welcome to our world-famous classics.
The Black Forest is about much more than just the Bollen hat, even though I like it very much.
Culture & Tradition
From Karlsruhe’s world-famous Museum of Art and Media to the spot in Baiersbronn where the champagne bottle was invented, to the largest cathedral dome north of the Alps in St. Blasien - there are numerous cultural highlights in the Black Forest. See for yourself.