History Harvest

wallpaper (Photo: City of Heidelberg)

"Eine Sammlung entsteht"

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

Special exibition

"Travel is fatal to prejudice" (Photo: City of Heidelberg-Diemer)

"Travel is fatal to prejudice - Mark Twain in Heidelberg"

In summer 1878 Samuel L. Clemens – better known by his pseudonym of Mark Twain – spent over four months in Heidelberg with his family.