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  • 1 Margraves' Opera House Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Opernstr. 14 D - 95444 Bayreuth

    Wilhelmina was responsible for the building of the margraves' Opera House from 1745 to 1748. The austere façade is hemmed in by 18C burghers' houses. The interior, with the stage and apron, forms an area of astonishing depth (72m). The stalls area us..

  • 2 Wagner Museum Interesting

    Museums and art

    Richard-Wagner-Str. 48 D - 95444 Bayreuth

    The Wahnfried villa, where the composer lived from 1874 onwards, is now a Mecca for Wagner lovers. The only remaining original feature is its façade. Collections on display evoke the composer's life and the history of the festival. At the end of the ..

  • 3 Hermitage Castle Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Eremitagestraße D - 95448 Bayreuth

    This used to be the Margraves' Bayreuth residence. The old Castle was built in 1715 and converted by Wilhelmina in 1736. She wrote her memoirs in the Chinese Mirror Cabinet. In the grounds, note the grotto, and the artificial ruins of a theatre buil..

  • 4 Bayreuth Festival

    Towns and villages

    Festspielhügel 1-2 D - 95402 Bayreuth

    From 25 July to 28 August, Bayreuth dedicates itself to the music of Wagner. The 60 000 seats available are booked up to seven years in advance, with reservations made exclusively by post. During the festival, some returned tickets are sold on the da..

  • 5 Franz-Liszt-Museum

    Museums and art

    Wahnfriedstr. 9 D - 95444 Bayreuth

    The house in which the virtuoso pianist spent his last years has been turned into a museum dedicated to his life and works (portraits, letters, piano etc).

  • 6 New Castle

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Ludwigstr. 21 D - 95444 Bayreuth

    Wishing to make of Bayreuth another Potsdam, Wilhelmina had the New Castle built in 1753-1754. The apartments are decorated in the light, flowery Rococo style she loved. She got particularly involved with the decor of the Mirror Room, the Japanese Ro..

  • 7 Festival Theatre

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Festspielhügel 1-2 D - 95445 Bayreuth

    The Festival theatre has been designed to focus all one's attention on the drama. Even the music, rising from a hidden orchestra pit, is no more than a fluid complement to the story. Its acoustics have been designed with great care, even the seat fab..

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