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Bachhaus

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If You’re a Music Lover, You’ll Want to See

Bach’s house has been tied together with a newer museum offering a great look at his life and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
pjhahn
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Clinton, Wisconsin
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Wonderful museum dedicated to the genius

Just to come in knowing that Bach was born here was already something. It would have been enough... read more

Reviewed December 19, 2018
vladimir70
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Odessa, Ukraine
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Guided tours are offered of the small home in which Johann Sebastian Bach was born in 1685.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bach’s house has been tied together with a newer museum offering a great look at his life and accomplishments. Tours include musical instruments of Bach’s era and the guide can play them for a taste of the times. You’ll enjoy a walk through the house...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 19, 2018

Just to come in knowing that Bach was born here was already something. It would have been enough for me in itself. But they actually set up a great museum. You learn about the man, his conttribution to the world cultural heritage, various stages of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

If you love the music of J.S.Bach, then this is the place for you. There are a number of historical items to see, but for me the highlights were the many opportunities to hear his music. There is a wonderful 30 minute lecture/demonstration of his...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

I have been a Bach fan for more than sixty years so this museum was the climax of our German tour which had taken in other Bach-associated places: Köthen, Weimar, Wechmar, Ohrdruf. We arrived an hour before closing time, and I asked whether we could...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

The exhibits are interesting, the concerts are good and the tour guides are knowledgeable, quaint garden behind the house, the listening lab is really good, and if you are interested in authentic portraiture, there is a panel -by-panel display of portraits of JS Bach and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

All three of our group enjoyed this experience. Perhaps the best part of this museum is the live performance given on five different period instruments.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

Hats off to the guide who played the different instruments and gave such a passionate description of how they operated. He was a definite highlight. The house is the original structure and a new structure. There are a lot of earphones with different music scores...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

A very talented, multi ligual lady goves recitals on some of the old keyboard instruments which is absolutely charming. Apart from the many exhibits there is also a room where you can listen to many facets of Back from comfortable suspended chairs with headphone that...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Harry K
Reviewed May 5, 2018

highly interactive . always something to do their. not expensive. gift shop on main floor. live presentation on period instruments.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

It was a little difficult for me to find the place coz I didn't have cell service to look up the location. But I eventually made it there after asking a few people. The front part of the museum is free. You need to pay...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Aristie-Parisii
Hong Kong, China
Leipzig - Weimar - Einesach (5 Replies)
Is it possible to go to these places in one day (note that this is an excursion, and by train, no driving): Berlin --> Leipzig - Thomaskirche, Bach Museum. Leipzig --> Weimar - Liszt Haus. Weimar --> Einesach - Bachhaus. Einesach --> Berlin (is this possible by train? Einesach to Berlin?) Thanks! Aristie
October 09, 2007|
Response fromLynda|
Not Lower Saxony either: Leipzig is Saxony and the other two in Thüringen. Lower Saxony is further west, capital Hannover.