Visit Bayreuth's top attractions in this 1.3 hour itinerary. Markgräfliches Opernhaus, Richard-Wagner-Museum, Neues Schloss Bayreuth and all other sights were never that easy to visit in this well planned 1.3 hour Bayreuth itinerary.
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The Margravial Opera House (German: Markgräfliches Opernhaus) is a Baroque opera house in the town of Bayreuth, Germany, built between 1744 and 1748. It is one of Europe's few surviving theatres of the period and has been extensively restored. On 30 June 2012, the opera house was inscribed in the UNESCO World Heritage List. == History == It was built according to plans designed by the French architect Joseph Saint-Pierre (ca. 1709 – 1754), court builder of the Hohenzollern margrave Frederick of Brandenburg-Bayreuth and his wife Princess Wilhelmine of Prussia.Read more