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Blind person with a Smartphone using the Cityguide of Soest app at a bus stop with moving bus in the background
Visitor with audio guide viewing an exhibit at Arche Nebra
Boy with hair standing on end at the Van de Graaf generator at Phaeno in Wolfsburg
Völklingen Ironworks: a tangle of steel and blast furnaces
Cycling along the Elbe in Hamburg's HafenCity
Group of visitors with walking canes and a tour guide at the Dialogue Museum in Frankfurt
Cruise boat at the lakeside. Two men push a man and a woman in wheelchairs along an uphill path, with two children alongside them.
View from the wide pedestrian bridge of the pile dwellings on Lake Constance
Exterior view of the town hall in Wernigerode
View of Herrenchiemsee Palace and lake in front with the statue of the 'Seine' in the foreground
Wheelchair users abseiling from the TEAM tower at 'Filu' high ropes course.
Square with tables and benches on the banks of the Main river with a view of the Frankfurt skyline
Exhibition of original Porsche cars from different eras
Ship on the Rhine at St Goarshausen in the Middle Rhine Valley UNESCO World Heritage site with vineyards in the background
Visitor with camera by the chalk coast in Jasmund National Park on Rügen island
The backdrop for the Cathedral Steps festival plays with elaborate stage design and impressive colours, and Erfurt Cathedral in the background
Interior view of the function room with special lighting elements in the Oberhausen Gasometer
Girls wearing climbing equipment on the high ropes course at Senapolis indoor leisure park
Model cars made of wood in the Mercedes Museum in Stuttgart
Alpine panorama in Oberstdorf

Useful barrier-free information.

Many German organisations, authorities and companies endeavour to make travelling into and within Germany as accessible and barrier-free as possible. Before starting your journey, please find out who can best support you with your individual requirements.

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