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Barbara R.

Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany

I work as a guide / interpreter / cultural liaison / docent since 15 years in Frankfurt and the Rhein Main area.

I would like to create for you cultural journeys in this area and show you how the Germans play the game of life.

For the Historical Museum I am working as a guide and cultural mediator for Frankfurt Jewish cultural history and diverse upcoming events and exhibitions. After working 15 years for the Jewish Museum in Frankfurt. I am also involved with other arts instiruitions in the field of museum education and international communication as for the Opelvilla foundation, the Art Institute Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt, the HLMD in Darmstadt and the Museum for Ethnology in Offenbach.

After studying modern languages and the arts in Europe and the US I worked several years for an arts foundation focused on international dialogue hosted by the biggest German global bank.

Since 3 years I am involved in projects with several museums and international institutuions located in Frankfurt and the Rhine Main region in the fields of international communication and education and special events in Frankfurt and the Rhein Main area.

I am fluent in 4 languages: English, Italian, French and German of course.

Besides I enjoy seeking out new restaurants and cafés, fashion stores, vintage and design stores of the beaten track and the fleamarket, food stores, farmers markets, art galleries, parks and nature.

It would be my pleasure to accompany you during your stay and make you familiar with this German cosmopolitan city and its high quality of life. So modern and so romantic at heart.

I also write regularly as an editor for a French speaking online magazine (for expats) regarding arts, culinary highlights and culture in the Rhein Main region. le petit journal Francfort! I work for several museums in Frankfurt and the Rhine Main region in the fields of museum education, events and international communication. Plus I am teaching French and intercultural communication at a private University in Frankfurt with great enthousiasm.

At the moment I am involved in writing a bar mitzva book for a French publisher's grandson. 2019 project. It is a Jewish heritage project between Frankfurt, Metz and Strasbourg.

A Recent Review of this guide

Barbara did a wonderful job showing us around Frankfurt. She met us at the hotel at the airport and made everything easy and tailored the tour and day around what we wanted to do. very knowledgeable and friendly. I would highly recommend her!!!
Stuart Penan

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M.A. in American Studies and European Studies / focus on cultural and language studies: film, art history, philanthropy, linguistics, history and Jewish cultural studies. Mediator for art & culture, PR for French and Italian cultural institutions as well as the French and Italian Board of tourism and international travel agencies.

Private guide/ cultural liaison and interpreter / translator for: travel and event agencies in the EU with a cultural, historial and culinary focus (tour gourmet), French and Italian Cultural Institutions and diverse museums. "the language of Europe is the translation - Umberto Eco"

I am teaching French and intercultural studies at a private University for Sciences in Frankfurt / Provadis University


I am not a licensed driver, but can hire a licensed driver if requested. Please let me know and I'll make a Custom Tour for you that includes car/chauffeur

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