Feel like a location scout or a film star. Walk through the streets of Görlitz looking for an appropriate backdrop. Get inspired by streets, mansions and lovely details on facades and feel enchanted by the individual charm of the European City. Our travel deals offer attractive service packages. You do not need to worry about the travel organisation, just focus on Görlitz wholeheartedly.
This tour guides you on the tracks of the film through the city of Görlitz with its backdrops. Due to its diverse architecture, the city has repeatedly served as a film setting for different national and international film productions. Seeing the original film locations, strolling through the backdrops and hearing anecdotes about the stay of the stars in Görlitz make this tour a thrilling experience. The two guides Ms Thiemann and Mr Hoffmann will take you into the world of film here in Görlitz.
Please note: This tour is offered in German language.Read more
Meeting Point: Tourist Service Görlitz-Information (Obermarkt 32)
Duration: ca. 120 minutes
Price: 9.50 Euros per person, children up to 14 free of charge, pupils, students, disabled people discounted 7.50 Euros per person
Please note: Tickets for the tour are available at the tourist service Görlitz-Information.
Please book in advance in order to make sure that the requested tour is available for you.
This tour is offered in German language.
Organiser: Ms Karina Thiemann, Görlitz
Telefon: +49 (0) 3581 - 47570
Among film fans, the impressive Art Nouveau building is rather known as a hotel. It served as a splendid backdrop for star director Wes Anderson’s film „The Grand Budapest Hotel“. The golden ornaments added during the shooting to decorate the upper columns are still clearly visible.Read more
After a period of fundamental refurbishment and extension, the currently closed building is planned to be opened again to the public, presenting the full splendour of its early years as a department store attracting its visitors with lots of experiences.
Due to restoration works, only limited visits are possible from time to time. For further information, please check the announcements at the shop window.
Guided tours are possible on request.
Address: An der Frauenkirche 5-7, 02826 Görlitz, Phone: +49 3581 7640545
This prominent house at the Untermarkt was a backdrop for countless film productions made in Görlitz. Covering an area of about ca. 2,500 square metres, it has the dimensions of a castle, and it has countless stories to tell.Read more
Guided tours of the FVKS e.V. (Please note: The tour is held in German.)
April – Oktober, at 4 pm, duration about 45 to 60 minutes
Held regularly on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month, changes might occur
Individual appointments outside the opening hours possible on request
Europastadt GörlitzZgorzelec GmbH
(postal address: Fleischerstr. 19)
Phone +49 3581 - 47 57 0
Fax +49 3581 - 47 57 47