Bayreuth
The Essential
Interesting
Renowned worldwide for its Wagner Festival, Bayreuth continues to attract lovers of the "Ring" every summer. Today the capital of Upper Franconia has also become a major university city and a leading economic hub for high tech industry. Near the Franco-Swiss border, it is also ideally located for hiking or motoring excursions.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Bayreuth

Hermitage Castle
Hermitage Castle
This used to be the Margraves'...
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Margraves' Opera House
Margraves' Opera House
Wilhelmina was responsible for the...
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Wagner Museum
Wagner Museum
TheWahnfried villa , where the...
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New Castle
New Castle
Wishing to make of Bayreuth another...
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Festival Theatre
Festival Theatre
The Festival Theatre remains one of...
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Franz-Liszt-Museum
Franz-Liszt-Museum
The house in which the virtuoso...
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