Guided tours

Guided tours don’t have to be dry. Visit our guided theme tours and dive into the historic world of Bayreuth. Exiting stories await you, for example about our nightwatchman or his wife.

Here you can find the public guided tours in english. Of course it is possible to book every of our other guided tours in english too.

Das Neue Schloss am Hofgarten sehen Sie auf dem Stadtrundgang

Historic city tour

Let our guides show you on foot the most beautiful corners of the historic inner city of Bayreuth. Discover, amongst other things, the world of margravine Wilhelmine and of Richard Wagner.

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Ottmar Hörl - Wagner dirigiert Bayreuth © Simeon Johnke

On the trails of Richard Wagner

The masters beloved Bayreuth. To walk the trails of Richard Wagner means to go on a journey of discovery. Experience firsthand the places where Richard Wagner worked.

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Markgräfin Wilhelmine © Ramona Schirner

On the trails of Wilhelmine

You discover the new palace in the inner city, stroll through the palace park (Hofgarten) and find out interesting things about the margrave opera house, a world heritage site.

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Franz Liszt Museum Bayreuth © Lorenzo Moscia

On the trails of Franz Liszt

Participants of the guided city tour “on the trails of Franz Liszt” will find out what traces Franz Liszt has left behind.

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Das Denkmal Jean Pauls auf dem Jean_Paul Platz

On the trails of Jean Paul

On the guided city tour “on the trails of Jean Paul”, you will find out about the trails Jean Paul left behind on the way between the palace Meyernberg and his beloved Fantaisie.

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Festspielhaus Bayreuth © Andreas Harbach


Visit the Bayreuth Festival Opera House and learn more about the one of kind architecture and acoustics of this house. Depending if possible one can view the auditorium, the orchestra pit and the Königsbau.

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Freimaurer Museum

Free­mason tour

A guided tour dedicated to the visible and invisible traces left by famous freemasons.

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Der Christkindlesmarkt als Besandteil beim weihnachtlichen Stadtrundgang

Christ­massy Bayreuth Tour

On the program of the pre- Christmas tours are the historic inner city as well as thehistoric city model.

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Opening hours:
Monday – Friday:
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 16:00
Sunday and Holidays:
10:00 - 14:00