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Address: Richard Wagner Weg 27, Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
Phone Number: 41 (0)41 360 23 70
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My partner is a Wagner fan and found the house fascinating. Lots of history and interesting information about the Wagner family as well as the man himself. The lady who manned... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

My partner is a Wagner fan and found the house fascinating. Lots of history and interesting information about the Wagner family as well as the man himself. The lady who manned the house was a wealth of information and a pleasure to chat with Swiss Pass gave us free entry

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Opening hours: Tuesday - Sunday 10 - 12 am and 2 - 5 pm. Unfortunately we arrived at the place at 4:30 but the woman ( of Australian origin) taking care of the place was so kind with us. She told us that she will stay 20 minutes extra just for us and indeed she did! These things make your... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

As a fan of Wagner operas, I could get a glimpse of how his life was like when he lived there. The mansion was pretty well preserved with various objects related to the composer. The cashier(?) was very welcoming and kind and told us an interesting story about Wager and Cosima. The mansion is located at a very quiet and... More 

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Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

A beautiful old house with a wonderful park. If you have time at hand, take your bathing suite and take a dive. The prettiest way to get here is via a little Rütli boat from just outside the trainstation.

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Raleigh, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

This summer home of Richard Wagner is a bout a 1 km walk from town. It sits high on a bluff overlooking Lake Lucerne. The lady in charge spoke perfect English, she was from Australia. There is lots of Wagner memorabilia and paintings here such as his piano, original score for Meistersinger which was written in this house and portraits.... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Picturesque house in a beautiful setting. We heard a very professional recital by piano and cello. Quite a few stairs to climb but worth the effort

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Pembroke, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Take the time a stroll or bike to this home restoration Interesting history and changing exhibits as well. Even though I was not a Wagner fan it was just the right amount of classic music for me

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St. Pete Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My husband is a huge Wagner fan, so we walked from the city center to his house on the lake (about 25 minutes). It was a lovely walk on a sunny day, but you can also take a bus if it is raining or if you are not up to the walk. it was pretty walking along the lake and... More 

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farnham
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We took the boat down the lake to visit the house, which is about a 35 minute journey (and a very pleasant one). It stops at the jetty at the bottom of a small hill front of the house and you have to walk up. The first boat left Lucerne at 10.45am so we arrived to find the Museum closed... More 

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san francisco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Just a few minutes away from the City of Luzern, if you can imagine the perfect place to set a house, this would be it. This grand stone house, with some elements, dated back to the 15th century, but rebuilt in the 1800's, stands at the tip of a small peninsula. There are paths to walk around the property, along... More 

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