Bach Museum celebrates the life and works of German classical music legend Johann Sebastian Bach. Pick up an audio guide and immerse yourself in the interactive exhibits. Sit at the various listening stations to hear your choice of Bach compositions. In one room, you can pick out particular instruments you'd like to highlight. Study Bach's genealogy and listen to the music that his family made. Although few of Bach's personal items still exist today, this museum showcases his manuscripts, family Bibles, and his organ. The onsite cafe comes well-recommended. With our custom trip planner, Leipzig attractions like Bach Museum can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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A very interesting museum. It was fantastic to see the original music sheets and to listen to Bach’s pieces played on the old instruments. A must see :) more »
This museum contains lots of information, original documents on Bach and Beethoven (do you know the relationship between them?). I like the organization of the museum, staff was pleasant (but strict..... more »
Great experience! So much to see and hear. Audio guide worked really well. We were in the for over 2 hours but could have taken even longer. Really recommended when you're in Leipzig.
Perfect conditions in memory of Bach, his family, life, work and three women musicians related to him, all outstanding in family and careers.
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