Mythos Schwäbische Alb
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Marbach State stud

500 years Marbach state stud

Dive in a world full of history and stories. The Marbach state stud is with more than 500 years of tradition the oldest sate stud in Germany. At this cultural property you can discover a lot. The annual stallion parades are well-known in the region and a fantastic highlight for every visitor. The state stud is situated in the heart of the UNESCO biosphere reserve on the Swabian Alb. The three state studs are spread in Marbach, Offenhausen and St. Johann with nearly 1000 hectares and offer space for around 550 horses. Marbach is the head quarter of the Competence Centre for Horses in Baden-Württemberg as well as the head quarter of the European State Studs - the ESSA e.V.   


A visit to Marbach is always an experience. Heavy warmblood stallions and Black Forest horses have their home there. During spring and summer the foals are jumping around the meadows. Cultural lovers will have a blast at the exhibitions. oncerts and programs at the Marbach State stud.


Tourismusgemeinschaft Mythos Schwäbische Alb im Landkreis Reutlingen e.V.
Bismarckstraße 21, 72574 Bad Urach

Telefon +49 7125 15060-0,