Exhibition opening in the courtyard of the museum


Numerous concerts of different styles take place in Hilden.

In this section we would like to give you an overview of the different offers.

  • Concert series KLANGVOLL

    Welcome to the wonderful acoustics of the Reformationskirche in Hilden!

    As part of the KLANGVOLL concert series of the Cultural Office, renowned instrumental ensembles and soloists regularly give guest performances in the special ambience of this Romanesque sacred building.

  • New Year's Concert

    Start the new year musically with us!
    You can do this on January 1, 2025 at 4 pm with a visit to the New Year's concert in the Reformation Church with...

    The festive concert program, tailored to the day, will get you in the mood for what we hope will be a happy new year full of musical and other cultural highlights.

  • Music school concerts

    At the numerous events and performances of the music school, students can experience themselves as performing artists and enjoy the applause they deserve. At the same time, the music school thus plays a major role in shaping Hilden's cultural offerings and offers the opportunity to enjoy the music school's presentations "live and in color".

  • Jazz concerts

    Hilden has established itself as a jazz city in recent years. Events with renowned international musicians take place throughout the year.

    Hilden Jazz Days

    The Hilden Jazz Days have been a fixture on the German jazz scene since 1996 and offer a varied program with top-class international artists.

    Certainly, the Jazz Days were and are the pioneers for Hilden to be able to confidently call itself a "Jazz City" today.

    More jazz offers

  • Memorial Concerts

    In memory of the victims of the Reichspogromnacht 1938

    Reading with sound conceptions designed by Katharina Gun Oehlert (reading) and Karola Pasquay (sound).
    The two artists have been working together for many years and have created many joint evenings in memory of Jewish poets, which have been praised by the press as atmospherically touching and impressive.

    In memory of the victims of National Socialism

    On the occasion of the national day of remembrance on January 27th, the music school of the city of Hilden presents a concert with music and texts according to the theme.

  • Hilden sings and sounds

    Within the framework of the event, recognized cultural associations are given the opportunity to present a selection from their repertoire to a broad public. Here they also have the opportunity to maintain old contacts and make new ones.

  • Charity concerts

    UNICEF Gala Concert

    On December 2 and 3, 2023, the 40th and last edition of the UNICEF Germany Gala will take place in Hilden. Many well-known, but also many new names will be on stage in the Stadthalle this year.

    "Hilden can be proud to have been the venue for this gala event for 40 years," said Mayor Dr. Claus Pommer at the signing of the contract for the concerts on the first weekend of Advent. He thanked Heribert Klein, the initiator and tireless organizer of the event, for his extraordinary commitment over all these years.

    Tickets at the price of (unchanged) 40 € are available in advance. The date for the start of advance sales will be announced in good time in the local press and on this page.