Visit the place of your service

Visit the place of your service

After the end of the Second World War, several divisions of the US Army were permanently stationed in West Germany. At the time of the Cold War, there were constantly more than 200,000 US soldiers. For taking a trip into your past, this tour is just perfect for you!
Heidelberg is the ideal starting point for such a trip, as the majority of the US troops were stationed within a radius of just 50 miles around Heidelberg. If you go to "What To Expect" you may find more than 130 relevant sites including the names of barracks and other US facilities.
The name of my boutique-style chauffeur and limousine service is "a friend in heidelberg". Many guests of mine told me that this very name is the perfect choice.
I was not only born in the famous historical city of Heidelberg and know the area extremely well, but also lived and worked in the US and hence speak fluent English. If you wish I can help you with the organization of your trip ahead of time.
You will be chauffeured in a Mercedes S-Class, virtually a private jet for the road, equipped with all state-of-the-art features.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg

Heidelberg was of particular importance for the USA, since for decades various divisional headquarters were based here. The Campbell Barracks in Heidelberg served as headquarters of the United States Army Europe (USAREUR). In 1966 the Seventh Army was affiliated to the European Command, so that Heidelberg now became the headquarters of the new, enlarged unit. In the 1970s, additional NATO units were moved to the Campbell Barracks and Heidelberg now housed the headquarters of the United States Army Europe and Seventh Army (HQ USAREUR/7A), the Fourth Allied Tactical Air Force (4ATAF), the Central Army Group (CENTAG) and the Allied Command Europe Mobile Force - Land (AMF-L) in addition to the headquarters of the United States Army Europe and Seventh Army (HQ USAREUR/7A).
The names of other facilities and residential areas in Heidelberg were Patton Barracks, Königstuhl Relay Station, 130th Station Hospital and Europe Regional Medical Command (ERMC) as well as Mark Twain Village und Patrick Henry Village (PHV).

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Mannheim, Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg

Mannheim, just a few kilometers from Heidelberg, was also an important base for the US Army. The names of the facilities and residential areas in Heidelberg were Cawley Barracks, Coleman Barracks, Funari Barracks, Hammonds Barracks, Rheinau Kaserne, Spinelli Barracks, Sullivan Barracks, Taylor Barracks and Turley Barracks as well as Benjamin Franklin Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Schwetzingen, Schwetzingen, Baden-Wurttemberg

Schwetzingen is located near Heidelberg and Mannheim. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Kilbourne Kaserne and Tompkins Barracks.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Rhineland-Palatinate

K-Town, as Kaiserslautern was called by the Americans, is still home to the largest American military community outside the States and is well known to many US veterans. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Bann Communications Station, Daenner-Kaserne, Kleber-Kaserne, Panzer-Kaserne Pulaski Barracks, Rhine Ordnance Barracks and AFN Studio Kaiserslautern as well as Fliegerstrasse am Blutacker Family Housing, Mannheimer Strasse Family Housing and Vogelweh Family Housing.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Landstuhl, Landstuhl, Rhineland-Palatinate

Landstuhl is only a few kilometers away from K-Town. Today, the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC) is the largest US Army military hospital outside the United States with approximately 3,300 employees. The names of the other facilities and residential areas were Wilson Barracks, 2nd General Hospital and 20th Station Hospital as well as Landstuhl Family Housing Area.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany

Ramstein Air Base in Rhineland-Palatinate continues to play a central role for the American military. The names of the facilities and residential areas are Ramstein Air Base as well as Ramstein Family Housing Area.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Baumholder, Baumholder, Rhineland-Palatinate

Baumholder is one of the largest US garrisons in Germany. The names of the facilities and residential areas are Baumholder Tactical Defense Missile Facility, Smith Barracks, Strassburg Kaserne, Wetzel Barracks and Field Hospital as well as Baumholder Family Housing and Wetzel Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hahn, Hahn, Rhineland-Palatinate

Hahn Air Base was one of the NATO military airfields operated by the US Air Force in Germany during the Cold War. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Hahn Air Base as well as Hahn Family Housing Area, Kastellaun Family Housing Area and Sohren Family Housing Area.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Spangdahlem, Spangdahlem, Rhineland-Palatinate

In 1953 the first American soldiers were stationed at Spangdahlem Air Base. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Spangdahlem Air Base as well as Binsfeld Family Housing Area, Herforst Family Housing Area and Speicher Family Housing Area.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Pirmasens, Pirmasens, Rhineland-Palatinate

American troops were stationed in Pirmasens immediately after the end of the Second World War. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Husterhoeh Kaserne as well as Pirmasens Family Housing Area.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Idar-Oberstein, Idar-Oberstein, Rhineland-Palatinate

The Storage Depot in Idar-Oberstein was once the largest U.S. Army warehouse and distribution center outside the United States. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Strassburg Kaserne as well as Idar-Oberstein Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Hesse

Frankfurt was an important base for the American armed forces - not only because of the Rhein-Main Air Base. The names of other facilities and residential areas in Frankfurt were Atterberry Kaserne, Betts Kaserne, Clark Barracks, Creighton W. Abrams Complex (IG Farben-Haus), Camp Eschborn, Drake Barracks, Edwards Barracks, Gibbs Barracks, Gutleut Kaserne, Kennedy Kaserne, Maurice Rose Army Airfield, McNair Barracks, Michael Barracks, Rödelheim Ordnance Facility, 97th General Hospital at Clark Barracks and AFN Station Frankfurt as well as Am Fischstein Family Housing, Atterberry Family Housing, Betts Family Housing, Edwards Family Housing, Gateway Gardens Family Housing Area, Gibbs Village, Hansa-Allee Family Housing, Höchst Family Housing, Hügelstrasse Family Housing, Langen Terrace Family Housing Area, Platenstrasse Family Housing and Von Steuben Family Housing.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Offenbach, Offenbach, Hesse

Offenbach is located directly next to Frankfurt. The name of the facility was Offenbach Barracks.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hanau, Hanau, Hesse

Hanau is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Argonner Kaserne, Fliegerhorst Kaserne, François Kaserne, Grossauheim Kaserne, Hessen-Homburg-Kaserne, Hutier-Kaserne, New Argonner Kaserne, Pioneer-Kaserne, Wolfgang Kaserne and Yorkhof Kaserne as well as Cardwell Village, New Argonner Family Housing and Pioneer Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Aschaffenburg, Aschaffenburg, Lower Franconia, Franconia, Bavaria

Aschaffenburg is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Aschaffenburg Army Airfield, Fiori Barracks, Graves Barracks, Jaeger Kaserne, Ready Barracks, Smith Barracks and Taylor Barracks as well as Aschaffenburg Family Housing and Travis Park.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Babenhausen, Babenhausen, Hesse

Babenhausen is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Babenhausen Kaserne as well as Babenhausen Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Bad Nauheim, Bad Nauheim, Hesse

Bad Nauheim is located near Frankfurt. The name of the residential area was Alvin York Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Bad Vilbel, Bad Vilbel, Hesse

Bad Vilbel is located near Frankfurt. The name of the residential area was Bad Vilbel Family Housing

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Budingen, Budingen, Hesse

Büdingen is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Armstrong Barracks as well as Armstrong Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Butzbach, Butzbach, Hesse

Butzbach is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Ayers Barracks and Schloss-Kaserne as well as George Gershwin Village and Roman Way Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Friedberg, Friedberg, Hesse

Friedberg is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Friedberg Heliport, Ray Barracks as well as MacArthur Place Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Gelnhausen, Gelnhausen, Hesse

Gelnhausen is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Coleman Kaserne as well as Coleman Village Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ober-Moerlen, Ober-Moerlen, Hesse

Ober-Mörlen is located near Frankfurt. The name of the facility was Camp Bloomquist

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Oberursel (Taunus), Oberursel (Taunus), Hesse

Oberursel is located near Frankfurt. The name of the facility was Camp King.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Giessen, Giessen, Hesse

AAFES operated its largest supply center in Germany and one of the largest in Europe in Giessen. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Pendleton Barracks, Rivers Barracks, Von Steuben Kaserne and Camp Smith as well as George C. Marshall Village and John F. Dulles Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Hesse

The Wiesbaden military base in Erbenheim is today the largest US outpost in Europe. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Wiesbaden Air Base, Lindsey Air Station, Camp Pieri, Camp Schierstein, DoDDS Germany Region HQ, Hindenburg Kaserne, Rhein Kaserne, Rhine River Patrol (NAVFORGER) and USAFE Hospital Wiesbaden as well as Aukamm Family Housing, Crestview Family Housing, Hainerberg Family Housing, Kastel Family Housing and Schierstein Family Housing.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Mainz, Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate

Mainz lies opposite Wiesbaden on the other side of the river Rhine. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Dragoner Kaserne, Finthen Army Airfield and Lee Barracks as well as Dr. Martin Luther King Village, Finthen Family Housing, Fintherlandstrasse Family Housing, Kastel Family Housing, Sandflora Family Housing and Uhlerborn Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Wackernheim, Wackernheim, Rhineland-Palatinate

Wackernheim is located near Mainz. The name of the facility was McCully Barracks.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ruesselsheim, Ruesselsheim, Hesse

Rüsselsheim is located near Mainz. The name of the facility was Azbill Barracks

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Bad Kreuznach, Bad Kreuznach, Rhineland-Palatinate

In the post-war period, the small spa town of Bad Kreuznach was home to 4,200 soldiers, one of the largest American garrisons in Germany. The names of the facilities and residential areas were George C. Marshall Kaserne, Kapaun Air Station, Minick Kaserne, Rose Barracks, 14th Field Hospoital, Bad Kreuznach and Army Airfield 57th Field Hospital as well as Bad Kreuznach Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Hesse

Darmstadt is located south of Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Dagger Complex, Griesheim Army Airfield, Griesheim Missile Facility, Kelley Barracks, Ernst Ludwig Kaserne, Military newspaper "Stars & Stripes" as well as Griesheim Family Housing, Jefferson Village, Lincoln Village and St. Barbara Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ober-Ramstadt, Ober-Ramstadt, Hesse

Ober-Ramstadt is located near Darmstadt. The name of the facility was Ober-Ramstadt Maintenance Plant.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Lower Franconia, Franconia, Bavaria

After 63 years, the Americans stationed in Würzburg left the city in 2008. Over 10,000 soldiers, civilian employees and their families were stationed here at peak times and lived in the city and surrounding area. For many years the "Big Red One" - the "1st Infantry Division" - was based out of Würzburg. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Emery Barracks, Faulenberg-Kaserne, Hindenburg Barracks, Leighton Barracks, 10th Field Hospital, 33rd General Hospital and AFN Studio Würzburg as well as Leighton Family Housing, Lincoln Family Housing and Skyline Family Housing.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg

United States forces were stationed in various barracks in and around Karlsruhe from 1945 to 1995. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Black Hawk Barracks, Dragoner Kaserne, Gerszewski Barracks, Karlsruhe Army Airfield, Neureut Kaserne, Phillips Barracks and Smiley Barracks as well as Paul Revere Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg

Stuttgart was and still is an important base of the American troops. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Grenadier Kaserne, Kelley Barracks, McGee Barracks, Patch Barracks, Robinson Barracks, Wallace Barracks, 5th General Hospital and AFN Studio Stuttgart as well as Craig Village, Grenadier Family Housing, Kefurt Village, Möhringen Family Housing, Robinson Family Housing and Von Steuben Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ludwigsburg, Ludwigsburg, Baden-Wurttemberg

Ludwigsburg is located near Stuttgart. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Coffey Barracks, Flak Kaserne, Karls Kaserne, Krabbenloch Kaserne, Ludwigsburg Army Airfield, Murphy Barracks, Pattonville Barracks and Valdez Barracks as well as Aldingerstrasse Family Housing, Pattonville Family Housing and Stuttgarter Strasse Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Esslingen am Neckar, Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg

Esslingen is located near Stuttgart. The names of the facilities were Becelaere-Kaserne, Funker Kaserne and Rheinland Kaserne.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Bitburg, Bitburg, Rhineland-Palatinate

In 1953 a NATO base was established in Bitburg under US leadership. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Bitburg Air Base as well as Bitburg Family Housing Area.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Crailsheim, Crailsheim, Baden-Wurttemberg

In 1952 the first American soldiers were stationed in Crailsheim. The names of the facilities and residential areas were McKee Barracks as well as Crailsheim Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Dexheim, Dexheim, Rhineland-Palatinate

From 1953 to 2009 US soldiers were stationed in Dexheim. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Anderson Barracks and Dexheim Missile Facility as well as Dexheim Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Germersheim, Germersheim, Rhineland-Palatinate

Germersheim lies between Mannheim and Karlsruhe directly on the river Rhine. The name of the facility was De Gaulle Kaserne.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Heilbronn, Heilbronn, Baden-Wurttemberg

In 1951 US forces moved into barracks in Heilbronn for the first time. After 41 years the US soldiers left the city on the Neckar again. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Badenerhof Kaserne, Fort Redleg Waldheide and Wharton Barracks as well as Kennedy Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Neckarsulm, Neckarsulm, Baden-Wurttemberg

Neckarsulm is located near Heilbronn. The name of the facility was Artillery Kaserne.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Pforzheim, Pforzheim, Baden-Wurttemberg

Pforzheim is located halfway between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Black Hawk Barracks as well as Pforzheim Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Hoppstaedten-Weiersbach, Hoppstaedten-Weiersbach, Rhineland-Palatinate

Hoppstädten is located near Idar-Oberstein. The name of the facilities were Hoppstaedten Army Airfield and 98th General Hospital.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Kitzingen, Kitzingen, Lower Franconia, Franconia, Bavaria

With the occupation of Kitzingen's Wehrmacht barracks and air base by the US Army from April 1945 onwards, Kitzingen for 61 years was a large American garrison town. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Harvey Barracks, Kitzingen Air Base and Larson Barracks as well as Marshall Heights Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Massweiler, Massweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate

Massweiler is located south of Ramstein. The name of the facility was Massweiler Kaserne.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Montabaur, Montabaur, Rhineland-Palatinate

The Horressen special ammunition depot stored nuclear warheads for Sergeant and Lancer rockets. The ammunition was under the control of the 83rd US Army Missile Detachment. The special ammunition depot existed from 1969 to 1981. The name of the facility was Westerwald-Kaserne.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Muenchweiler an der Rodalb, Muenchweiler an der Rodalb, Rhineland-Palatinate

Münchweiler is located near Pirmasens. The names of the facilities and residential areas were 225th Station Hospital as well as Münchweiler Family Housing Area.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Nellingen, Nellingen, Baden-Wurttemberg

Nellingen is located between Stuttgart and Ulm. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Nellingen Barracks as well as Nellingen Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Neubrucke, Neubrucke, Rhineland-Palatinate

Neubrücke is located near Idar-Oberstein. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Neubrücke Army Hospital as well as Neubrücke Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: 55566 Pferdsfeld, Germany

Pferdsfeld is located near Bad Kreuznach. The name of the facility was Pferdsfeld Air Base.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Philippsburg, Philippsburg, Baden-Wurttemberg

Philippsburg is located near Heidelberg. The name of the facility was Salm-Kaserne.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Quirnheim, Quirnheim, Rhineland-Palatinate

Quirnheim is located near Grünstadt. The name of the facility was Danziger Barracks.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Schwaebisch Gmuend, Schwaebisch Gmuend, Baden-Wurttemberg

Schwäbisch Gmünd is located east of Stuttgart. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Bismarck Kaserne, Hardt Kaserne, University of Maryland as well as Schwäbisch Gmünd Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Schwabisch Hall, Schwabisch Hall, Baden-Wurttemberg

Schwäbisch Hall is located between Stuttgart and Rothenburg ob der Tauber. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Dolan Barracks as well as Hessental Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Sembach, Sembach, Rhineland-Palatinate

Sembach is located near Kaiserslautern. The name of the facility was Sembach Air Base.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Weilburg, Weilburg, Hesse

Weilburg is located between Limburg an der Lahn and Wetzlar. The name of the facility was Sadowski Barracks

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Wertheim, Wertheim, Baden-Wurttemberg

Wertheim is located near Würzburg. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Peden Barracks as well as Wertheim Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Worms, Worms, Rhineland-Palatinate

From 1951, logistics units were initially stationed in Worms, followed in 1974 by the 5th Signal Command, which was based in Worms until 1996. The names of the facilities and residential areas were De La Police Kaserne, Engineer Kaserne and Taukkunen Barracks as well as Thomas Jefferson Village.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Wüschheim, Germany

Between 1984 and 1987 a nuclear shelter was built here, which was part of the US Army led missile base Pydna, which was operated under the code name Wüschheim Air Station. At the end of the 80s the area was abandoned by the USA and the bunker was never used as such.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Zweibruecken, Zweibruecken, Rhineland-Palatinate

Zweibrücken was one of the largest supply units in Europe. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Kreuzberg Kaserne, Zweibrücken Air Base or RCAF Base Zweibrücken and Zweibrücken Army Airfield as well as Zweibrücken Family Housing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Kornwestheim, Kornwestheim, Baden-Wurttemberg

Kornwestheim is located near Ludwigsburg. The names of the facilities were Ludendorff Kaserne and Wilkin Barracks.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Landau in der Pfalz, Landau in der Pfalz, Rhineland-Palatinate

Landau is located between Heidelberg and Pirmasens. The name of the facility was Camp Thomas Nast.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Obersayn, 56459 Rothenbach, Germany

Obersayn is located north of Montabaur. Nuclear anti-aircraft missiles of the type Nike Hercules were stationed there from September 1966 to probably 1987. The name of the facility was Wäller-Kaserne.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: USAREUR PA, Mechthildshausen, 65205 Wiesbaden, Germany

The Wiesbaden military base in Erbenheim is today the largest US outpost in Europe. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Wiesbaden Air Base, Lindsey Air Station, Camp Pieri, Camp Schierstein, DoDDS Germany Region HQ, Hindenburg Kaserne, Rhein Kaserne, Rhine River Patrol (NAVFORGER) and USAFE Hospital Wiesbaden as well as Aukamm Family Housing, Crestview Family Housing, Hainerberg Family Housing, Kastel Family Housing and Schierstein Family Housing.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Patrick-Henry-Siedlung, 69124 Heidelberg, Germany

Patrick Henry Village (PHV) was a residential area of the US Army at the outskirts of Heidelberg.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Chapel des Mark Twain Village, Rheinstraße 25E, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany

The chapel of the Mark Twain Village residential area in Heidelberg.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Coleman Barracks, Unnamed Road, 68307 Mannheim, Germany

Coleman Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Loretto-Kaserne, Badener Pl., 68239 Mannheim, Germany

When the US Army used the Loretto barracks, it was called Hammonds Barracks.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Gemeinschaftshaus mit Gitterwänden US Spinelli Barracks, Am Aubuckel, 68259 Mannheim, Germany

Spinelli Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Benjamin Franklin Church, 68309 Mannheim, Germany

The church of the former Benjamin Franklin Village residential area in Mannheim.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Kleber Kaserne, 67657 Kaiserslautern, Germany

The Kleber Kaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Pulaski Barracks, 67661 Kaiserslautern, Germany

Pulaski Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Rhine Ordnance Barracks Special Events Center, Rhine Ordnance Barracks 237, 67661 Kaiserslautern, Germany

Rhine Ordnance Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: AFN Kaiserslautern, Building 2058, Vogelweh Air Base, 5th Avenue, 67661 Kaiserslautern, Germany

AFN Kaiserslautern was a radio station of the US armed forces.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Am Blutacker, 67657 Kaiserslautern, Germany

Fliegerstrasse am Blutacker Family Housing was a residential area of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Mannheimer Straße, Mannheimer Str., Kaiserslautern, Germany

Mannheimer Strasse Family Housing was a residential area of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: KMC Housing Office, Vogelweh 1001, 67663 Kaiserslautern, Germany

Vogelweh Family Housing was a residential area of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Vogelweh, 67661 Kaiserslautern, Germany

Vogelweh Family Housing was a residential area of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC) - Emergency Room, Dr Hitzelberger Straße, 66849 Landstuhl, Germany

The Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC), with around 3,300 employees, is the largest military hospital of the US Army outside the United States.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Landstuhl Regional Medical Center - Main Gate, Geb 3875, 66849 Landstuhl, Germany

The Landstuhl Regional Medical Center (LRMC), with around 3,300 employees, is the largest military hospital of the US Army outside the United States.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Baumholder Army Health Clinic, Fern Street 8747, 55774 Baumholder, Germany

Baumholder Army Health Clinic is a U.S. Armed Forces hospital.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Baumholder American High School, 55774 Baumholder, Germany

The Baumholder American High School is a school of the US armed forces.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Smith Barracks Dog Park, Unnamed Road, 55774 Baumholder, Germany

Smith Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Spangdahlem Air Base, 54529 Spangdahlem, Germany

In 1953 the first American soldiers were stationed at Spangdahlem Air Base. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Spangdahlem Air Base as well as Binsfeld Family Housing Area, Herforst Family Housing Area and Speicher Family Housing Area.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Klotzberg-Kaserne, Klotzbergstraße 15, 55743 Idar-Oberstein, Germany

The Storage Depot in Idar-Oberstein was once the largest U.S. Army warehouse and distribution center outside the United States. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Strassburg Kaserne as well as Idar-Oberstein Family Housing.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: IG Farben Building, Norbert-Wollheim-Platz 1, 60323 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

The General Creighton W. Abrams Building, the former IG Farben house, was a facility of the U.S. Armed Forces.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: McNair Kaserne, Windthorststraße 75, 65929 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

The McNair Kaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Edwards Kaserne, Sonnentaustraße, 60433 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Edwards Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Gutleutkaserne, Gutleutstr. 112-116, 60327 Frankfurt, Hesse Germany

The Gutleutkaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Lucius D. Clay Kaserne Visitor Center, Flugplatz Erbenheim 1067, 65205 Wiesbaden, Germany

The Lucius D. Clay Kaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Alter Flugplatz, Am Burghof 55, 60437 Frankfurt, Hesse Germany

The Maurice Rose Army Airfield was an airfield of the US Armed Forces.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Sportsfield-Housing, Aschaffenburger Str., 63457 Hanau, Germany

Hanau is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Argonner Kaserne, Fliegerhorst Kaserne, François Kaserne, Grossauheim Kaserne, Hessen-Homburg-Kaserne, Hutier-Kaserne, New Argonner Kaserne, Pioneer-Kaserne, Wolfgang Kaserne and Yorkhof Kaserne as well as Cardwell Village, New Argonner Family Housing and Pioneer Village.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Kaserne Babenhausen, Aschaffenburger Str. 4901B, 64832 Babenhausen, Germany

Babenhausen is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Babenhausen Kaserne as well as Babenhausen Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ayers Kaserne chapel, Niederkleener Str. 22, 35510 Butzbach, Germany

Butzbach is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Ayers Barracks and Schloss-Kaserne as well as George Gershwin Village and Roman Way Village.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Amerikanische Streitkräfte, Ray Barracks, 61169 Friedberg (Hessen), Germany

Friedberg is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Friedberg Heliport, Ray Barracks as well as MacArthur Place Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Einkaufszentrum Coleman Gelnhausen, Freigerichter Str., 63571 Gelnhausen, Germany

Gelnhausen is located near Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Coleman Kaserne as well as Coleman Village Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Camp-King-Allee, 61440 Oberursel (Taunus), Germany

Oberursel is located near Frankfurt. The name of the facility was Camp King.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Nachrichtenbunker "Gisela", 35394 Giessen, Germany

AAFES operated its largest supply center in Germany and one of the largest in Europe in Giessen. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Pendleton Barracks, Rivers Barracks, Von Steuben Kaserne and Camp Smith as well as George C. Marshall Village and John F. Dulles Village.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Wiesbaden Army Airfield - ETOU, 65205 Wiesbaden, Germany

The Wiesbaden military base in Erbenheim is today the largest US outpost in Europe. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Wiesbaden Air Base, Lindsey Air Station, Camp Pieri, Camp Schierstein, DoDDS Germany Region HQ, Hindenburg Kaserne, Rhein Kaserne, Rhine River Patrol (NAVFORGER) and USAFE Hospital Wiesbaden as well as Aukamm Family Housing, Crestview Family Housing, Hainerberg Family Housing, Kastel Family Housing and Schierstein Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Camp Lindsey, Willy-Brandt-Allee 17, 65197 Wiesbaden, Germany

The Wiesbaden military base in Erbenheim is today the largest US outpost in Europe. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Wiesbaden Air Base, Lindsey Air Station, Camp Pieri, Camp Schierstein, DoDDS Germany Region HQ, Hindenburg Kaserne, Rhein Kaserne, Rhine River Patrol (NAVFORGER) and USAFE Hospital Wiesbaden as well as Aukamm Family Housing, Crestview Family Housing, Hainerberg Family Housing, Kastel Family Housing and Schierstein Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: USAF Hospital, 65187 Wiesbaden, Germany

The Wiesbaden military base in Erbenheim is today the largest US outpost in Europe. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Wiesbaden Air Base, Lindsey Air Station, Camp Pieri, Camp Schierstein, DoDDS Germany Region HQ, Hindenburg Kaserne, Rhein Kaserne, Rhine River Patrol (NAVFORGER) and USAFE Hospital Wiesbaden as well as Aukamm Family Housing, Crestview Family Housing, Hainerberg Family Housing, Kastel Family Housing and Schierstein Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Kurmainz-Kaserne/Akademie der Wissenschaften, 55131 Mainz, Germany

Mainz lies opposite Wiesbaden on the other side of the river Rhine. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Dragoner Kaserne, Finthen Army Airfield and Lee Barracks as well as Dr. Martin Luther King Village, Finthen Family Housing, Fintherlandstrasse Family Housing, Kastel Family Housing, Sandflora Family Housing and Uhlerborn Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Mainz Finthen Airport, Am Finther Wald, 55126 Mainz, Germany

Mainz lies opposite Wiesbaden on the other side of the river Rhine. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Dragoner Kaserne, Finthen Army Airfield and Lee Barracks as well as Dr. Martin Luther King Village, Finthen Family Housing, Fintherlandstrasse Family Housing, Kastel Family Housing, Sandflora Family Housing and Uhlerborn Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Wohland, Lee-Barracks 6105, 55124 Mainz, Germany

Mainz lies opposite Wiesbaden on the other side of the river Rhine. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Dragoner Kaserne, Finthen Army Airfield and Lee Barracks as well as Dr. Martin Luther King Village, Finthen Family Housing, Fintherlandstrasse Family Housing, Kastel Family Housing, Sandflora Family Housing and Uhlerborn Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: McCully Barracks, Ober-Olmer-Straße, 55263 Ingelheim am Rhein, Germany

Wackernheim is located near Mainz. The name of the facility was McCully Barracks.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Kapaun Air Station, Vogelweh 2816, 67661 Kaiserslautern, Germany

The Kapaun Air Station was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Dagger Complex, Eberstädter Weg 4370, 64347 Griesheim, Germany

Darmstadt is located south of Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Dagger Complex, Griesheim Army Airfield, Griesheim Missile Facility, Kelley Barracks, Ernst Ludwig Kaserne, Military newspaper "Stars & Stripes" as well as Griesheim Family Housing, Jefferson Village, Lincoln Village and St. Barbara Village.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Griesheim Airport, Flughafenstraße 20, 64347 Griesheim, Germany

Darmstadt is located south of Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Dagger Complex, Griesheim Army Airfield, Griesheim Missile Facility, Kelley Barracks, Ernst Ludwig Kaserne, Military newspaper "Stars & Stripes" as well as Griesheim Family Housing, Jefferson Village, Lincoln Village and St. Barbara Village.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Starkenburg-Kaserne, Michaelisstraße 35, 64293 Darmstadt, Germany

Darmstadt is located south of Frankfurt. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Dagger Complex, Griesheim Army Airfield, Griesheim Missile Facility, Kelley Barracks, Ernst Ludwig Kaserne, Military newspaper "Stars & Stripes" as well as Griesheim Family Housing, Jefferson Village, Lincoln Village and St. Barbara Village.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Faulenbergkaserne, 97076 Würzburg, Germany

The Faulenberg-Kaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Dragonerkaserne Karlsruhe, Kaiserallee 12, 76133 Karlsruhe, Germany

The Dragonerkaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Kirchfeld-Kaserne, An der Trift 13, 76149 Karlsruhe, Germany

The Kirchfeld-Kaserne, formerly Neureut Kaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Mackensen-Kaserne, Rintheimer Querallee 2, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany

The Mackensen-Kaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army. In 1946, US troops moved into the site and renamed the barracks to Phillips Barracks.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Amerikanische Bibliothek, Kanalweg 52, 76149 Karlsruhe, Germany

United States forces were stationed in various barracks in and around Karlsruhe from 1945 to 1995. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Black Hawk Barracks, Dragoner Kaserne, Gerszewski Barracks, Karlsruhe Army Airfield, Neureut Kaserne, Phillips Barracks and Smiley Barracks as well as Paul Revere Village.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Patch Barracks Theater, Californiastraße 2339, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany

Patch Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Kelley Barracks, Stuttgart, Germany

Kelley Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Robinson Barracks, 70376 Stuttgart, Germany

Robinson Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: AFN Stuttgart, Schlichtener Str. 209, 70376 Stuttgart, Germany

AFN is a radio station of the US armed forces.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Kunstzentrum Karlskaserne /Musikschule, Hindenburgstraße 29, 71638 Ludwigsburg, Germany

The Karlskaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Pattonville Airport, Mühlhausen, 70378 Stuttgart, Germany

The Ludwigsburg Army Airfield is now called Pattonville Airfield.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Pattonville, Germany

Pattonville Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Flugplatz Bitburg, Trierer Str. 1, 54634 Bitburg, Germany

Bitburg Air Base was an airfield of the US Armed Forces.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: McKee Company, Haller Str. 189, 74564 Crailsheim, Germany

McKee Barracks was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Südpfalz-Kaserne, An der Hexenbrücke 5, 76726 Germersheim, Germany

The Gaulle Kaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Badener Hof, Badener Str., 74074 Heilbronn, Germany

The Badenerhof Kaserne was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Waldheide Heilbronn, 74074 Heilbronn, Germany

Fort Redleg Waldheide was the name of a facility of the US Army.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Flugplatz Hoppstädten-Weiersbach, EDRH, Am Flugpl. 21, 55768 Hoppstädten-Weiersbach, Germany

The Hoppstaedten Army Airfield was an airfield of the US Armed Forces

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Flugplatz Kitzingen, blumquadrat GmbH, ConneKT 1, 97318 Kitzingen, Germany

Kitzingen Air Base was an airfield of the US Armed Forces.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Airfield Kitzingen EDGY, Am Steinberg, 97318 Kitzingen, Germany

Kitzingen Air Base was an airfield of the US Armed Forces.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Salmkaserne, Unnamed Road, 76661 Philippsburg, Germany

Philippsburg is located near Heidelberg. The name of the facility was Salm-Kaserne.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Sembach Kaserne, Heuberg 104, 67681 Sembach, Germany

Sembach is located near Kaiserslautern. The name of the facility was Sembach Air Base.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Pydna, L225, 56288 Hasselbach, Germany

Between 1984 and 1987 a nuclear shelter was built here, which was part of the US Army led missile base Pydna, which was operated under the code name Wüschheim Air Station. At the end of the 80s the area was abandoned by the USA and the bunker was never used as such.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Niederauerbach-Kaserne, Felsbachstraße 14, 66482 Zweibrücken, Germany

Zweibrücken was one of the largest supply units in Europe. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Kreuzberg Kaserne, Zweibrücken Air Base or RCAF Base Zweibrücken and Zweibrücken Army Airfield as well as Zweibrücken Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: TRIWO airport Zweibrücken, Berliner Allee 11 - 21, 66482 Zweibrücken, Germany

Zweibrücken was one of the largest supply units in Europe. The names of the facilities and residential areas were Kreuzberg Kaserne, Zweibrücken Air Base or RCAF Base Zweibrücken and Zweibrücken Army Airfield as well as Zweibrücken Family Housing.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Zum Nürnberger Hof, 65201 Wiesbaden, Germany

"The Farm", that was how the Nürnberger Hof was called by the Americans. It was a famous place to hang out and to enjoy the view, the wine and the food of the region.

Duration: 45 minutes



Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability"
"Infant seats available"
"Near public transportation"
"Stroller accessible"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"



Hora de Inicio: Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. Four-hour tour 9/2/2019 - 8/17/2021
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Two-hour tour 1/15/2020 - 8/17/2021
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM

Duración: 2 To 12 Hours
Lugar de comienzo: 1: Heidelberg, Germany
2: Aschaffenburg, Germany
3: 64832 Babenhausen, Germany
4: 67098 Bad Dürkheim, Germany
5: Bad Kreuznach, Germany
6: Bad Nauheim, Germany
7: 61118 Bad Vilbel, Germany
8: Baden-Baden, Germany
9: 55774 Baumholder, Germany
10: 64625 Bensheim, Germany
11: 54634 Bitburg, Germany
12: 63654 Büdingen, Germany
13: 35510 Butzbach, Germany
14: City Airport Mannheim, Seckenheimer Landstraße 172, 68163 Mannheim, Germany
15: 74564 Crailsheim, Germany
16: Darmstadt, Germany
17: 55278 Dexheim, Germany
18: Esslingen, Germany
19: Flughafen Karlsruhe / Baden-baden, Halifax Avenue B420 (Terminal, 77836 Rheinmünster, Germany
20: Stuttgart Airport, Flughafenstraße 32, 70629 Stuttgart, Germany
21: Airfield Speyer Ludwigshafen GmbH, Joachim-Becher-Straße 2, 67346 Speyer, Germany
22: 67227 Frankenthal, Germany
23: Frankfurt, Germany
24: Frankfurt Airport, 60547 Frankfurt, Germany
25: Frankfurt-Egelsbach Airport, Flugplatz, 63329 Egelsbach, Germany
26: 61169 Friedberg, Germany
27: 63571 Gelnhausen, Germany
28: Germersheim, Germany
29: Giessen, Germany
30: Hahn, Germany
31: Hanau, Germany
32: Heilbronn, Germany
33: Heppenheim, Germany
34: 69434 Hirschhorn, Germany
35: Hoppstädten-Weiersbach, Germany
36: Idar-Oberstein, Germany
37: Kaiserslautern, Germany
38: Karlsruhe, Germany
39: Kitzingen, Germany
40: Kornwestheim, Germany
41: Ladenburg, Germany
42: Landau, Germany
43: Landstuhl, Germany
44: Ludwigsburg, Germany
45: Ludwigshafen, Germany
46: Mainz, Germany
47: Mannheim, Germany
48: Maßweiler, Germany
49: 63897 Miltenberg, Germany
50: 56410 Montabaur, Germany
51: Münchweiler an der Rodalb, Germany
52: 69151 Neckargemünd, Germany
53: Neckarsulm, Germany
54: 89191 Nellingen, Germany
55: Neubrücke, 55768 Hoppstädten-Weiersbach, Germany
56: Neu-Isenburg, Germany
57: Neustadt, Germany
58: 61239 Ober-Mörlen, Germany
59: 64372 Ober-Ramstadt, Germany
60: Obersayn, 56459 Rothenbach, Germany
61: 61440 Oberursel, Germany
62: Offenbach, Germany
63: 55566 Pferdsfeld, Germany
64: Pforzheim, Germany
65: Philippsburg, Germany
66: Pirmasens, Germany
67: 67280 Quirnheim, Germany
68: Ramstein Air Base, 66877 Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
69: Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany
70: 65428 Rüsselsheim, Germany
71: 68789 Sankt Leon-Rot, Germany
72: Schriesheim, Germany
73: Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany
74: Schwäbisch Hall, Germany
75: Schwetzingen, Germany
76: 67681 Sembach, Germany
77: 74889 Sinsheim, Germany
78: Spangdahlem, Germany
79: 67346 Speyer, Germany
80: Strasbourg, France
81: Stuttgart, Germany
82: 68519 Viernheim, Germany
83: Wackernheim, 55263 Ingelheim am Rhein, Germany
84: Walldorf, Germany
85: Weilburg, Germany
86: Weinheim, Germany
87: 97877 Wertheim am Main, Germany
88: Wiesbaden, Germany
89: Wiesloch, Germany
90: Worms, Germany
91: Würzburg, Germany
92: Wüschheim, Germany
93: 66482 Zweibrücken, Germany

Traveler pickup is offered
Since this is a highly individual tour, my guest determines the pick-up location. Be it in the hotel, at the airport or at any other place. The package price includes 20 free kilometers per hour. Please note that the journey to the pick-up location of the guests and my return trip to Heidelberg counts against those kilometers included.

Airports

  • Frankfurt Intl Airport, 60547 Frankfurt, Hesse Germany
  • Echterdingen Airport, Flughafenstrasse 43, 70629 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg Germany
  • Airfield Speyer Ludwigshafen GmbH, Joachim-Becher-Straße 2, 67346 Speyer, Germany
  • Mannheim Airport, Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg Germany
  • Frankfurt-Egelsbach Airport, Flugplatz, 63329 Egelsbach, Germany
  • Airport Karlsruhe / Baden-Baden, B420, Halifax Avenue, 77836 Rheinmünster, Germany


Ports

  • State Rhein-Neckar-Port Authority Mannheim mbH, Rheinvorlandstraße 5, 68159 Mannheim, Germany
  • Hafen der Stadt Speyer, Am Neuen Rheinhafen 1, 67346 Speyer, Germany
  • Bayernhafen GmbH & Co. KG, bayernhafen Aschaffenburg, Hafenbahnhofstraße 27, 63741 Aschaffenburg, Germany
  • Anlegestelle Miltenberg, Mainstraße, Mainzer Str., 63897 Miltenberg, Germany
  • Weisse Flotte Heidelberg GmbH + Co. KG, Neckarstaden 25, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany
  • KD Anlegestelle, Adenauerufer, 55116 Mainz, Germany
  • Independent Port of Strasbourg, 20 Rue de Saint-Nazaire, 67000 Strasbourg, France
  • KD - Anlegestelle, Mainkai, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Karlsruhe Rheinhafen, Kurzheckweg 8, 76187 Karlsruhe, Germany



Cancelaciones y devoluciones: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Incluye

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Parking Fees
  • Private transportation
  • Soda/Pop
  • WiFi on board

No Incluye

  • Travel exceeding the mileage allotment of 20 kilometers per hour will be charged with 1.00 € per kilometer.
  • Entry/Admission - Nachrichtenbunker "Gisela"
  • Entry/Admission - Mainz Finthen Airport
  • Entry/Admission - Griesheim Airport
  • Entry/Admission - Salmkaserne

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