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“Forest secrets”

The Heimbach National Park gate invites you to go on a journey of discovery with the motto “Forest secrets”: follow the audio tale through a forest labyrinth. The animal-in-chief – the wild cat – chats with a black stork about its experiences in the National Park. Entry is free.

Services include

  • Tourist Information
  • “Waldgeheimnisse” (Forest secrets) exhibition
  • Digital terrain model
  • National Park films


Information on barrier-free accessibility:

  • wheelchair accessible
  • disabled toilet
  • Some films with subtitles and sign language
  • Texts also provided in Braille
  • Numerous tactile elements
  • The arrangement of the exhibition makes it easy to walk around with a stick

 

The National Park gate is the starting point for free guided tours of the Kermeter and Hetzingen forests: The Monastery route ranger tour begins here at 11.15am each Friday.

 
Opening hours:


1st April to 31st October from 9am to 5pm
1st November to 31st March from 10am to 4pm