Preliminary Remark on the Weimar Program
The combination ticket Modernism entitles the holder to one admission to the permanent exhibitions of: Bauhaus Museum, Museum Neues Weimar, Nietzsche Archive, Haus Am Horn and Haus Hohe Pappeln. It is available in all museums and at the Tourist Information - Cost: Adults 12 €, reduced 8 €, students 5 €.
The weimar card entitles you to visit numerous museums, ride the city bus and take part in a guided city tour free of charge. It also offers reduced admission to events at the German National Theater and the Weimar Art Festival - Cost: €32.50
Opening of the Weimar Weekend
"Bas slams the Modernism"
- Fri, Oct 14, 2022, 6:00 p.m.:
Pop poetry pioneer Bas Böttcher is one of the co-founders of the German-language spoken word scene. Poetry Slam with Bas Böttcher; free of charge; partner: Klassik Stiftung Weimar; venue: Bauhaus Museum Weimar, Stéphane-Hessel-Platz 1, 99423 Weimar.
- Fri 14.10.2022, 19:00:
Film presentation "Two Houses"; free of charge; Partner: Bauhaus-Universität Weimar in cooperation with Bauhaus-Museum Weimar; Location: Bauhaus Museum Weimar, Stéphane-Hessel-Platz 1, 99423 Weimar.
Special and permanent exhibitions
Special exhibition "Material Stories
- Fri, 10/14 - Sun, 10/16/2022, 9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. each day:
Conceived by Nora Iannone and Marie Heyer, this exhibition shows how we give materials back their value by telling their story. Location: Bauhaus Museum Weimar (foyer), Stéphane-Hessel-Platz 1, 99423 Weimar; Partner: Klassik Stiftung Weimar; Further information: materialgeschichten.org.
Special exhibition "Synthesia Scenery
- Thu to Sun, Oct. 13 - Oct. 16, 2022, daily 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.:
The exhibition presents 18 objects in various contexts in Japan and juxtaposes them with the early Modernism and founding years of the Bauhaus in Weimar. Partner/Location: Bauhaus University Weimar, Geschwister-Scholl-Strasse 6A, 99423 Weimar
Special exhibition and tour "Mensa Modernism"
- Fri, 10/14/2022, Regular opening hours: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. + Special visit at 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. each:
The exhibition shows the construction and renovation history of the listed building. Partner: Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Studierendenwerk Thüringen; free of charge; Location: Mensa am Park, Foyer, Marienstraße 15 b, 99423 Weimar
House of the Weimar Republic
- Fri, 10/14 - Mon, 10/31/2022, 9:00am-1:00pm:
The House of the Weimar Republic, which opened in 2019, highlights the history of Germany's first democracy at its historic birthplace. Location: House of the Weimar Republic, Forum for Democracy, Theaterplatz 4, 99423 Weimar; Cost: €5 p. p., reduced €3.50; Regular winter season opening hours: 11/1/2022- 3/31/2023 Tue-Sun, 10:00-17:00 p.m.
Bauhaus Museum Weimar
- Wed-Wed (closed Tues), 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m.:
The new Bauhaus Museum Weimar opened on the 100th anniversary of the State Bauhaus, founded in Weimar in 1919, and has since presented the treasures of the world's oldest Bauhaus collection. Location: Bauhaus Museum Weimar, Stéphane-Hessel-Platz 1, 99423 Weimar, Germany.
House Am Horn
- Wed-Med (closed Tues), Summer | 10:00-18:00:
The Haus Am Horn is the only architecture realized by the Bauhaus in Weimar. It was built in 1923 as an experimental house for the Bauhaus exhibition. Here, the masters* and students* presented for the first time how they envisioned contemporary building and living. Location: Am Horn 61, 99425 Weimar
Tours and visits
Eiermann Building in Apolda / IBA Thuringia
- Fri, 14.10.2022, 11:00 + 14:00:
Originally planned as a weaving mill, expanded by Egon Eiermann in 1938/39 and known until 1994 as a fire extinguisher plant, the site has been developed by the IBA Thuringia since 2016. The Open Factory sees itself as a place of learning and experimentation on sustainability. Guided tours (free of charge); Location: Eiermannbau Apolda, Auenstraße 11, 99510 Apolda; Duration: 90 min.; Registration at: Tel. 03644-5183206 or via firstname.lastname@example.org
City tour "Quartier Weimarer Modernism"
- Fri, 14 Oct 2022, 16:00 - 18:00:
In the neighborhood around the former Gauforum there are many, often not directly visible traces of National Socialist ideas of culture and society. Start: Stéphane-Hessel-Platz; Duration: 2 h; free of charge
Tours "Houses of Modernism in Weimar"
- Fri - Sun, 10/14 - 10/16/2022, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm:
The program combines visits to: Haus Hohe Pappeln (fee required), Haus Am Horn (fee required), Neufert Haus (free of charge); Partners: Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Klassik Stiftung Weimar, Neufert Stiftung.
Curator's guided tour - "Ways to the Bauhaus
- Fri, 10/14/2022, 4:00pm - 6:00pm:
Location: Museum Neues Weimar, Jorge Semprún Platz 5, 99423 Weimar; free of charge.
Public tour "Quarter of Modernism"
- Sat, 15.10.2022, 15:00-16:00: Guided tour in the outdoor space around the Museum Neues Weimar
and the Bauhaus Museum, Stéphane-Hessel-Platz 1; meeting point: entrance Bauhaus Museum.
Guided tour "The Weimar Republic - Laboratory of Modernism"
- Sun, Oct. 16, 2022, 4:00-5:00 p.m.:
The House of the Weimar Republic, which opened in 2019, illuminates the history of Germany's first democracy at its historic place of origin. Guided tour with curator Dr. Marcel Böhles; Cost: €5 p. p.; Location: House of the Weimar Republic (foyer), Theaterplatz 4, 99423 Weimar, Germany.
Partner: Bauhaus University Weimar, Geschwister-Scholl-Strasse 6A, 99423 Weimar, Germany
- Fri to Sun, Oct 14 - 16, 2022, each at 10:00 a.m. + 2:00 p.m.:
Little Bauhaus Walk; start: Bauhaus Studio; duration 1.5 h; €8 p.p.; max. 25 people;
- Fri to Sun, Oct 14 - 16, 2022, 2:00 p.m.:
Grand Bauhaus Walk; start: Bauhaus Atelier; duration 2.5 h; 13€ p. p.; max. 25 people; tickets: see above.
- Fri to Sun, Oct. 14 - 16, 2022, all-day offer:
audio-walk "Where's Walter?"; download app on Bauhaus sites in Weimar free of charge.
Films, media and performances
Film installation "Two Houses
- Fri to Sun, Oct 14-16, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.:
The film, directed by Verena von Beckerath, explores the interactions between the Bauhaus and Japan through the two houses Bunzo Yamaguchi House and Migishi Atelier in the suburbs of Tokyo. It documents the architecture of the buildings and tells the stories of their inhabitants and uses. Film screening all day, always starting on the hour; Location: Bauhaus Museum Weimar, Lecture Room
Live.Work.Life / Living.Working.Living" film series
- Fri to Sun, Oct 14 - 16, 2022, 5:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. each day:
Students from The Steven Tisch School of Film and Television from Israel present cinematic works based on this year's motto of Triennial as part of the school's 50th anniversary. Location: Kino mon ami, Goetheplatz 11, 99423 Weimar; Partner: in cooperation with The Steven Tisch School of Film & TV Tel Aviv, Stadtkulturdirektion Weimar; kino mon ami; duration 1,5 h; free of charge; max. 70 persons
Performance "The Oath".
- Sat, 15.10.2022, 14:00 - 18:00:
Two performers carry the voices of foreigners currently living in Weimar, who read the Oath of Buchenwald. Location: Jorge-Semprún-Platz - Stéphane-Hessel-Platz; Concept and realization: Diana Pacelli; Duration: 4 h
Discourse/Performance/Dance Event "TreuhandTechno
- Sat, 10/15/2022, 6:00-8:00pm:
Talk followed by a performance on the connections between the Treuhand liquidation of the Apolda textile industry and the simultaneous development of techno in the Weimar region. Location: Bauhaus Museum (former Gauforum), concept and realization: theater collective Panzerkreuzer Rotkäppchen; duration: 2h; free of charge.
Poetry Slam Workshop "The Power of Language
- Sat, 10/15/2022, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm:
Workshop with Bas Böttcher; Location: Museum Neues Weimar, Jorge-Semprún-Platz 5, 99423 Weimar: Duration: max. 3h; 15 - 20 people; email@example.com
Snap Shot Now Workshop
- Sat, 15.10.2022, 13:00 - 16:00:
Drawing examination of the built heritage of National Socialism in Weimar. Location: Museum Neues Weimar / Book Workshop, Jorge-Semprún-Platz 5, 99423 Weimar; Duration: max. 3h; Registration: firstname.lastname@example.org
Open Workshop "Work Laboratory at the Bauhaus Museum
- Sun, Oct 16, 2022, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.:
Experimenting with new materials and techniques. Partner: Klassik Stiftung Weimar; Location: Bauhaus Museum / Werklabor, Stéphane-Hessel-Platz 1, 99423 Weimar; Duration: 3 h; free of charge.
"MACH MIT!" tour
- Sun, 16.10. 2022, 14:00 - 15:30:
Joint thematic tour followed by work in the bookbinding workshop. Location: Museum Neues Weimar / Book Workshop (1st floor), Jorge-Semprún-Platz 5, 99423 Weimar
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Service and contact
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