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Although I don't regret that our family visited the Bach Museum, Leipzig, I have to say I expected more. After having taken in all it had to offer, our joint thought was, "That's it?" J. S. Bach was in Leipzig serving at the adjacent Thomas Church for the last 27 years of his…
Right next to St Thomas's Church sits the unobtrusive but remarkable Bach Museum and Archives. It has an excellent display and perfect audio guide for international languages.
The Museum is good for people who do not know much about Bach's life and family, not so much if you already know about his life and music. Across the street from Thomaskirche, so conveniently located.
Lovely museum just the right size for 1 to 1.5 hours. A must for Bach fans and music fans. Lovely manuscripts to look at, and instruments, etc. with lots of information in English and German on Bach's music and life and the background in which he worked. Not as shiny as the…
This is a brilliant museum, not that large, but fascinating exhibits including several Bach original manuscripts. Highly recommended.