Are you planning a trip to visit the cities of Bavaria? Are you looking for top attractions in Bayreuth? Here you find all the places of interest in Bayreuth.

Markgräfliches Opernhaus

Top 5

You should not miss to visit the following 5 places of interest in the largest city of upper Franconia:

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Ottmar Hörl - Wagner dirigiert Bayreuth © Simeon Johnke

Stage set for Richard Wagner

When you think of Bayreuth, you think of Richard Wagner. His life and works in Bayreuth have left many traces, which attract many visitors each year.

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Das Neue Schloss am Hofgarten sehen Sie auf dem Stadtrundgang

Stage set for Margra­vine Wilhelmine

In nur zwei Jahrzehnten hat Markgräfin Wilhelmine von Bayreuth gemeinsam mit Gatten Markgraf Friedrich Bayreuth zu einer europäischen Residenz gestaltet.

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Das Denkmal Jean Pauls auf dem Jean_Paul Platz

Stage set for Jean Paul

Visitors encounter Jean Paul`s legacy in Bayreuth in many ways. His residence in the Friederichstrasse which was also the house he died in, the grave site at the city cemetery, the center monument on the Jean Paul place, the Rollwenzelei on the way to the Eremitage and...

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Alexander von Humboldt

Alex­ander von Humboldt

Was die erste Berufsschule Deutschland und der Bergbau gemeinsam haben? Die Antwort darauf können wir dank Alexander v. Humboldt beantworten.

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Eingangsbereich © Ökologisch Botanischer Garten

Stage set for gardens and parks

The visitors find baroque horticulture from the Margrave times and modern garden architecture in Bayreuth. Numerous gardens and parks offer places to relax, to take walks and enjoy diversion for the entire family.

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Richard Wagner Museum Gartenansicht © Harbach

Stage set for Bayreuths museums

Guests can find out even more about historial treasures and the way of life of Upper Franconian's biggest city in numerous museums and cultural establishments.

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Urban Art im Liebesbier

Urban Art — new perspec­tives in Bayreuth

Halfway between Munich and Berlin, the Upper Franconian city Bayreuth is a great stopover to admire street and urban art.

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Mo. - Fr.: 09:00 - 18:00
Sa. 09:00 - 16:00
May - October: Su. + holidays: 10:00 - 14:00
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Mo. - Fr. 10:00 - 17:00
Sa. 10:00 - 14:00
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