Write us

UNESCO World Heritage Fagus FactoryHannoversche Straße 58
31061 Alfeld

To contact form

Contact persons

Do you have questions?

We are happy to help you with our service box
Telephone, in writing, or in person.

To the contact

Public tours

Explore the Fagus Factory on a public tour and get an exclusive view into the active shoe last production.


The Fagus Factory is opened every day and invites you to interesting discovery tours.

Opening times
Family outing

Experience the Fagus Factory with your whole family and benefit from our attractive family ticket.

Entrance fees
Centrally located

It only takes you 10 minutes on foot to reach the Fagus Factory from the Alfeld railway station or travel by car via the national highway 'Bundesstraße 3'.

Are you looking for a souvenir?

The Fagus Shop offers a range of selected souvenirs around the living monument.

Fagus Shop

Public tours

  • Learn more about the special characteristics of the Gropius architecture and the innovative and progressive ideas of the company founder Carl Benscheidt.
  • Have a look into the shoe last production and enjoy the living history of architecture and industry of 100 years.
  • Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 p.m. all year round.
  • After the guided tour, you can visit our exhibition areas (UNESCO Visitor Center, Fagus Gropius Café, Fagus Gallery) independently.
  • April to October additionally on Sundays at 11:00 a.m.
  • Duration: 1 hour
Public tours on bank holidays

Good Friday: 11:00/13:00 
Easter Saturday: 11:00/13:00
Easter Sunday: 11:00/13:00 
Easter Monday: 11:00/13:00 

1st May: 11:00/13:00 

Ascension Day: 11:00/13:00 

Whit Sunday: 11:00 /13:00 
Whit Monday: 11:00/13:00