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Mädler-Passage mit Auerbachs Keller

Mädler-Passage mit Auerbachs Keller

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  • Explorer

    The Mädlerpassage, which was built at the beginning of the 20th century, is the best known among Leipzig's many passages. In its rotunda you will find a Meissen porcelain glockenspiel, at the exit to Leipzig's old town hall, the stairs are down in the famous Auerbachs Keller life size bronze figures from Goethe's play "Faust I".

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    • January 22, 2017

  • André

    The Mädlerpassage, once built by Anton Mädler as a trade fair center in the years 1912-1914, is located directly in the center of Leipzig near the market square.

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    • December 11, 2017

  • JR56

    Auerbach's cellar is the best known and second oldest restaurant in Leipzig. Auerbach's cellar, which was one of the city's most popular wine bars as early as the 16th century, owes its worldwide fame to Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.
    The cellar is divided into two areas: the four historical wine bars (Fasskeller, Lutherzimmer, Goethezimmer and Alt-Leipzig) and the Großer Keller, which was built in 1912 together with the Mädlerpassage exhibition center. Above ground is the Mephisto Bar, which opened in 1989.
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    • June 15, 2019

  • André

    In the Mädlerpassage in Leipzig, once built by Anton Mädler as a trade fair center in the years 1912-1914, there is the carillon of Meissen porcelain. Today, every hour on the hour, it plays classical melodies and songs.

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    • December 11, 2017

  • Explorer

    Auerbachs Keller owes its great and national notoriety especially its occurrence in the play "Faust I" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Beyond that, the restaurant mentioned in the 15th century is one of Leipzig's oldest and most popular restaurants.

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    • January 22, 2017

  • Torsten

    Auerbachs Keller is the most famous and second oldest restaurant in Leipzig. Auerbach's cellar, which was one of the city's most popular wine taverns in the 16th century, owes its worldwide fame to Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

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    • January 6, 2018

  • Volkmar Blase

    Beautifully preserved passages to linger.

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    • December 3, 2016

  • Sachsen Onkel

    The most beautiful passage in Leipzig, with the Meißner Glockenspiel, and Auerbachs Keller.

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    • July 22, 2017

  • Explorer

    Every hour on the hour, the carillon of Meissen porcelain can be heard playing a classical piece or a classical folk song. It was built in the rotunda of the Mädlerpassage in the years 1969-1970.

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    • January 21, 2017

  • Karsten S.

    The property was built between 1530 and 1911 with the building complex Auerbachs Hof. On January 1, 1911, Auerbach's farm and a neighboring property were sold to the suitcase and leather manufacturer Anton Mädler (1864–1925). He had all the buildings demolished and, from 1912 to 1914, the Mädler-Passage exhibition hall built according to plans by the architect Theodor Kösser.

    The result was a five-story passage house with a 142 m long, four-story passage. The arched portal at the entrance to the passage is flanked by two life-size female garments that carry grapes and a vase. They refer to the purpose of the house as a wine cellar (Auerbach's cellar) and exhibition house in the porcelain, ceramics and earthenware sectors (exhibition area 5,700 m²). A porcelain bell game made of Meissen porcelain has been in the rotunda of the passage since 1969. Until 1989 the Mädler Passage was used as a trade fair building.

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    • September 10, 2019

  • Dropsi 🚴 & Emily 🦇

    And the Mädler villa is located in Hans-Driesch-Str.

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    • December 11, 2018

  • Mike

    Beside Speck's yard the most beautiful and most magnificent passage in Leipzig.

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    • December 30, 2018

  • Kerstin/Kermi07

    Here is a carillon from Meissen porcelain that plays every hour on the hour.

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    • September 16, 2019

  • Sarah

    Exclusive coffee shops and nice architecture

    • October 10, 2019

  • Käthe

    Beautiful passage. At the top of the hour, the Meissen porcelain glockenspiel rings. You can take a look in Auerbach's cellar during opening times.

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    • January 25, 2021

  • Anke 🤗

    Stroll through once and enjoy the beauty.

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    • September 7, 2021

  • Sarah

    If you‘re visiting Leipzig you have to go there. Goethe often visited it while studying at Leipzig university

    • October 1, 2019

  • Hexe-marian 🧙

    Very nice passage, absolutely worth seeing

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    • February 8, 2021

  • Hexe-marian 🧙

    Leipzig has beautiful buildings, this is just one of them!

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    • February 8, 2021

  • Ilja

    World famous. Thanks to Auerbachs Keller and Dr. Faust by J. W. von Goethe

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    • June 3, 2021

  • Sachsen Onkel

    An absolute highlight in the Mädler Passage.

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    • July 22, 2017

  • Michi LE
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    • August 6, 2021

  • Michi LE

    A carillon made of Meissen porcelain has been in the rotunda since 1969. The Mädler Passage was used as an exhibition center until 1989.Source: sights-and-culture.com/Portugal/Albufeira-bay-769.html

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    • October 10, 2021

  • Michi LE

    A carillon made of Meissen porcelain has been in the rotunda since 1969. The Mädler Passage was used as an exhibition center until 1989.Source: sights-and-culture.com/Portugal/Albufeira-bay-769.html

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    • November 22, 2021


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