Stadt Bayreuth

Welcome

Bayreuth is a city that has historically grown as a Margravial Residence and is in the meantime world famous because of the Richard Wagner Festival. It is the largest city in Upper Franconia. Today, it is a modern Economic, Congress and University City that is on it´s way to becoming a High-Tech Centre of the region. Bayreuth’s places of interest, it´s Museums and its diversity of cultural offers promises exciting days throughout the year.

Cultural Richness

Bayreuth has the most beautiful preserved Baroque Theatre in Europe with the Margravial Opera House. It is a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage since 2012. In 2014 it was elected on the list of the TOP 100 attractions in Germany. Charming castles, the historical Eremitage Park with its dreamy grottos and fountains, the Festival Theatre with its unique acoustics, as well as a variety of interesting museums awaits you. Numerous music and theatre festivals provide cultural experience at it´s highest level.

Premium Class Leisure Facilities

Bayreuth has top class leisure facilities, so for example the ‘the feel good’ oasis, the Lohengrin Thermal Spa, in immediate vicinity of the Eremitage and to an 18-hole golf course. Well-kept hotels and inns invite you to relax and forget about your daily routines. Franconian and international restaurants provide a variety of culinary delights.