The city is home to Sundgauvien Museum and the Rhenish Center for Contemporary Art to discover all year round.
The Saint Morand Priory, Notre-Dame Church, the old city walls and its other medieval remains reflect the cultural and architectural diversity that can be observed there. As many guided tours for groups and individuals are available on request. You will also find at the Tourist Office a tourist map to discover the city for yourself.
Modern city with an original spirit, strong of a dynamic commercial fabric, grouped within the association Altkirch Traditions awarded with two gold panels, it also organizes numerous and varied cultural meetings such as: the Enchanted Forest in December the Fête de la Musique, Sound'Go Festival and street shows in summer, concerts and many other shows hosted by energetic local associations.
Free guided tours of the city are organized every summer and you can also discover Altkirch and its surroundings through short hikes.A street art circuit allows you to discover the city differently! Brochure available at the Tourist Office.
Market days :
Thursday morning : from 7 a.m. to 13 p.m., large market throughout the city center
Saturday morning : from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m., small farmers market, place Xavier Jourdain
The Ste Catherine Fair : the last Thursday of November, big fair in the whole city