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Bach Museum

Thomaskirchhof 15/16, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 341 9137202
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Good way to spend free time

The museum has a ton of information you could spend a few hours inside. There are interesting... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ramsey D
Amazing Museum

This was much more interesting and enjoyable than I expected. Lots of interesting information and... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2018
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A museum celebrating the life and works of classical music guru Bach.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“his life” (19 reviews)
“audio guide” (27 reviews)
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Thomaskirchhof 15/16, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
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+49 341 9137202
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"original manuscripts"
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"thomas church"
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"family history"
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"gift shop"
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"st thomas"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum has a ton of information you could spend a few hours inside. There are interesting exhibits and cool little facts to learn about Bach's childhood.

Thank Ramsey D
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Reviewed January 10, 2018

This was much more interesting and enjoyable than I expected. Lots of interesting information and huge collection of music to listen to.

Thank isobelm904
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

This is a very interesting museum with many original artefacts. Several sets of headphones so you can listen to examples of his music in high quality sound. You could easily spend a couple of hours here.

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Reviewed December 17, 2017

If you visit Leipzig the reason is probably music. And this is the center of everything. Bach and his music has shaped the city's cultural evolution substantially. No other artist have build such an integration with a city ever. This city is actually neither the...More

1  Thank Tamer H
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

There's a lot to see here and even more to listen to. We "rushed" through in about an hour and a half; we could have easily spent another hour. Lots of opportunities to listen to music. Really well done, highly recommend.

1  Thank Emily M
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Reviewed November 11, 2017

It was our first visit to Leipzig. It was a good learning experience visually seeing the time he spent here and we were happy to absorb the treasures on dispay

Thank Mypace
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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

We loved the museum! Very complete exhibition also available audio guide in many languages! They have a unique audio library to hear Bach's and family's masterpieces.

Thank Javi G
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Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

It's a very nice and modern museum with a lot of information. It's not as suitable for children as described

Thank Danielle C
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Reviewed October 9, 2017

Besides of the usual amount of reading on the walls of museums, this one also gives you the opportunity to have a break on the couch, pick some of the Bach's composition from an interactive list and listen to it.

Thank Jonathan A
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Reviewed September 18, 2017

We are great Bach fans, so very much enjoyed seeing this small but charming museum of his life and work. We had a private guide, who took us a part of a walking tour, and that allowed us to get much more out of the...More

1  Thank Susan18
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Rupe20
May 14, 2017|
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Response from Bill B | Reviewed this property |
Web site says 10 am - 6 pm Tuesday - Sunday. Leipzig is a town with a lot of music of all kinds. If you are there for Bach, I would say schedule your visit when there is something good going on at St. Thomas Church across... More
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