Hermann Walking Tours


Hermann is a great town for walking, whether it’s a leisurely stroll around the historic district or a challenging climb up one of our famous hills. Three suggested routes:


hermann walking toursBayer Walking Tour

1.025 miles

This self-guided tour follows a straight path uphill from Hermannhof Winery to Highway H. Along with beautiful scenery, you will see glimpses of Hermann’s past . . . and its future, as well.

Hermann City Park Walking Tour

1.044 miles

An easy stroll around the park tells more of Hermann’s story, from the unusual Rotunda Building to a memorial to Hermann’s benefactor Charles Eitzen, who made a fortune in shipping and lumber.

Hermann Riverfront Walking Tour

1.012 miles

Begin your exploration of the downtown historic district at Deutschheim State Historic Site, then see the sights along the riverfront, returning to the Welcome Center via Schiller and Fourth streets.

Historic Buildings of East Second Street

.28 miles

Learn the stories of some of Hermann’s oldest homes in this easy one-block stroll that begins and ends at Deutschheim.