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Culture in Siegen-Wittgenstein

North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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Thinking about a day trip or looking for a good way to round off a pleasant ramble? How about a play at the Südwestfälische Freilichtbühne Freudenberg open-air theatre, drama at the Apollo theatre in Siegen, or a concert by the local state orchestra, the Philharmonie Südwestfalen? Our museums house works by Rubens, who was born in Siegen, along with contemporary art, folk and natural history collections.
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Freilichtbühne Freudenberg
Open Air Theater · Freudenberg
Südwestfälische Freilichtbühne Freudenberg
Heimatspiele, Komödien, Dramen, Kinderstücke - in den Sommermonaten bietet die Freilichtbühne Freudenberg erstklassiges Open-Air-Theater.
Apollo Theater Siegen
Theater · Siegen
Apollo Theatre Siegen
The Apollo is a stage without its own ensemble, which means it is in the happy position of having the opportunity to engage well-known theatre ensembles from major German cities. In addition, the theatre can offer space to various institutions and groups for free cultural work.
Oberes Schloss Siegen
Museum · Siegen
Siegerland Museum
Founded in 1905 and situated in the Upper Castle, the Siegerland Museum is a regional museum for art and cultural history. The Siegerland Museum is partof the City Tour
Das Museum für Gegenwartskunst im ehemaligen Siegener Telegraphenamt
Museum · Siegen
Museum of Contemporary Art
The Museum of Contemporary Art in Siegen is dedicated to influential postions in contemporary art, from painting through photography and video art to space- and time-specific installations. The Museum of Contemporary Artis part of the City Tour
Museum · Wilnsdorf
Museum Wilnsdorf
Das Museum Wilnsdorf folgt dem Anspruch, allen Altersstufen gerecht zu werden und neben fundiertem Wissen eine kleine Prise "Abenteuer" zu bieten.
Schloss Berleburg
Castle · Bad Berleburg
Schloss Berleburg – a royal ancestral home
Schloss Berleburg has an impressive fairytale ambience: Wonderful concerts, unique guided tours and the thought-provoking WeihnachtsZeitreise (Christmas journey through time) make this place something really special.
Pilzkunde Museum
Museum · Bad Laasphe
Pilzkundliches Museum
An exhibition with 900 items on display about the world of mushrooms. Various species are shown, most of them from the area around Bad Laasphe, as well as “exotic” mushrooms from other regions.
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Get tickets for the Internationale Musikfestwoche, the international music festival week at Berleburg castle. Special buses will take you to the tents that are the venue for the KulturPur festival of music and theatre on the Giller. Don’t miss our markets and festivals. And if you like, finish the day with a Pils freshly brewed in the region.

Event highlights

There is always something going on in our eleven communities. Be enthralled by a theatre performance, listen to the sounds of the Philharmonic Orchestra, rock along to Status Quo, stroll along the party mile, savour the smell of freshly baked pastries. Ideally you should make a note of your favourite events right away. Next time you open your diary, it may well smell of the forest – because it is never far from any of the event locations in this, Germany’s most densely forested region!


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Photo: Arnd Dickel, Community