The Mark Twain Center

Mark Twain Center in the making (photo: Wenzel)

Commemoration, research and culture 

With its three pillars of commemoration, research and culture and the combination of local history and discussion of issues of importance for the future of transatlantic relations, the MTC is in a unique position

Our exhibitions

wall-paper in the Mark Twain Center (photo: Mark-Twain-Center)

The Mark Twain Center for Transatlantic Relations in Heidelberg’s Südstadt district is currently developing a multimedia exhibition on German-American relations.

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Special exhibition

"Sklavenschiff_Detail" (Photo: Michael Bacht)


The exhibition includes installations, models and images from different creative periods in the work of Heidelberg artist Michael Bacht.

October 8 to December 19, 2021, 12am to 6pm