Mark Twain Village was a United States Army military base located in the Südstadt district of Heidelberg, Germany. It was one of two American bases in the United States Army Garrison Heidelberg that housed American soldiers and their families . MTV is located adjacent to Campbell Barracks, which served as the home to the Headquarters of United States Army Europe , the Headquarters for NATO's Allied Land Forces Central Europe , and the Installation Management Command Europe Region . MTV is separated by a main thoroughfare.
Located at the base is an Army and Air Force Exchange Service shoppette, a library, a chapel, the Mark Twain Elementary School, and the Heidelberg High School, which both served American military dependent children living in the surrounding area. The high school served students from Mark Twain Village, nearby Patrick Henry Village, and their respective surrounding areas. Heidelberg High was one of the largest DoDDS schools in Germany. It, along with all the other schools in the Heidelberg area, was closed in 2013.
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