Schiltach in the Black Forest

Black Forest map
Map: Black Forest

Information in brief


Schiltach - the 'Town of half-timbered houses, raftsmen and tanners' was mentioned as a parochial village for the first time in 1275. It is located in the upper Kinzig valley in the Black Forest. The market place with its half-timbered houses, the Museum am Markt and the Apothecary Museum is well worth seeing. The Trautwein company is the last craft tannery in the Black Forest.

Town hall Schiltach
Photo: The historic town hall on the market square
View on Schiltach
Photo: View on Schiltach