Bauhaus Dessau Foundation, Dessau

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World heritage site · Architectural Building · Tourist Spot
Visit the nonprofit Bauhaus Dessau Foundation, which focuses on architecture, design, and performing arts, to view modern and unique architecture and the building's interesting fixtures. Several exhibitions tell the history of design. This attraction also includes lively performances, such as stage productions and festivals. English-speaking tour guides are available and recommended. At the end of the day, you can rent an overnight room in the building. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Dessau holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Bauhaus Dessau Foundation and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • It is a beautiful place and takes you back to the 1920s. We made a guided tour which we absolut recommend as you get more insight and also visit rooms which are closed to public  more »
  • The buildings were closed owing to Covid-19, admittedly, but the outsides weren't all that inspiring. The buildings looked slightly run down and there was nothing happening around the town. The only.....  more »
  • This is an amazing place full of art, passion, and exploration of the human soul through expression and design. You cant help but love this place. I wish I had more time to spend here.
  • The historical importance is what attracts to this building. It's amazing to imagine such an architecture 100 years ago. But the visitor experience could be improved. Visual indications, content, etc.

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