Rudolf of Rheinfelden

On this scenic city tour you will experience the counter-king from Rheinfelden. Rudolf tells you first-hand about his life.


Do you already know him, the most important count of Rheinfelden?

If not, then you now have the opportunity to meet him during this guided tour of the town. Actor Roland Graf mimes Rudolf von Rheinfelden, known as the German counter-king to Henry IV. He takes you back to a time when the balance of power in Europe was repeatedly shattered by the church and secular monarchy.


Roland Graf als Rudolf von Rheinfelden im Rathaus-Innenhof

King Rudolf of Rheinfelden.

Everywhere in the old town you will come across references to the highest man in Rheinfelden. For example, on the Inseli, where an art installation shows an oath hand, crown and a statue of his daughter Agnes of Rheinfelden. At the entrance to thetown hall, just to the left after the iron gate there is a cast of the tomb slab of Rudolf of Rheinfelden († 1080).

Learn the story of his life and tragic death on the battlefield. Stroll with him through his hometown and immerse yourself in the life of a nobleman.


Kopie der Grabplatte von Rudolf von Rheinfelden im Innenhof des Rathauses

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Highlights on this tour

Information about the city tour

  • Duration: 2h
  • Price up to 24 persons: CHF 250.-

Bookable for groups on any date.

Booking & request

Tourismus Rheinfelden
Stadtbüro, Marktgasse 16
4310 Rheinfelden
+41 61 835 52 00

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