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Fürstengruft Grabstätte Goethe und Schiller

Fürstengruft Grabstätte Goethe und Schiller

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    The Weimar prince's crypt is no ordinary burial place of a princely family, because since 1832 the sarcophagi of the two greatest poet personalities of Weimar Classicism, Johann Wolfgang Goethe and Friedrich Schiller, stand next to the coffins of members of the House of Saxe-Weimar and Eisenach in the tomb vault. As a result, since the mid-19th century, the mausoleum has become an early place of worship for the poets.
    Source: klassik-stiftung.de/einrichtungen/schloesser-und-gaerten/fuerstengruft

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    • December 12, 2016

  • Frank Skibbe

    The Weimar Fürstengruft is the burial place of some members of the houses of Saxony-Weimar and Saxony-Weimar-Eisenach at the historic cemetery in Weimar. Also Johann Wolfgang von Goethe is buried in her. The crypt is owned by the Klassik Stiftung Weimar.
    It belongs since 1998 together with the historical cemetery as part of the ensemble Classical Weimar to the UNESCO world cultural heritage.
    Source: https: //de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weimarer_Fürstengruft

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    • January 15, 2018

  • Turbo

    Here are the inconspicuous coffins of Schiller and Goethe (at the request of Goethe, who later died). However, the Schiller coffin is empty because it was found in a genetic test that the bones can not be from him

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    • January 24, 2019

  • codo786

    Admission to the Fürstengruft costs EUR 4.50 per adult and is possible with a face mask and a contact phone number, even under corona conditions.
    (As of July 23, 2020)

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    • August 1, 2020

  • Waldfee13

    Even if it seems strange here you can always go for a walk

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    • April 8, 2019

  • Berghexe

    In times of Corona, your data will also be recorded here

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    • August 10, 2020

  • Scotty 🦊

    Still a nice destination 😊🦊

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    • January 7, 2021

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Location: Weimar, Thuringia, Germany

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