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Meininger Staatstheater

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
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Guided tour

We weren’t in Meiningen long enough to be able to see a performance at the theatre, but seven of us... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Merz45
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Best music theatre by far in the region!

No matter, whether you're an opera lover or into musicals, the Meiningen Theatre has never... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
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6 Jul 2018
“Guided tour ”
7 Jan 2018
“Best music theatre by far in the region!”
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The Meiningen Theatre is among the theatres with the richest tradition in Germany. Director's theatre was born here in the 19th century, under Duke George II. Today, the programme includes drama theatre, musical theatre in original language...more
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Bernhardstr. 5, 98617 Meiningen, Thuringia, Germany
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We weren’t in Meiningen long enough to be able to see a performance at the theatre, but seven of us booked a guided tour, and it was absolutely superb. We learned about the history of this (in its time) ground-breaking institution, explored the backstage area...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

No matter, whether you're an opera lover or into musicals, the Meiningen Theatre has never disappointed me - and I've been going since 1999 - when the then East German border opened up and allowed us to resume a long family tradition of going to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Christoph B
Reviewed 11 May 2015

The reputation of the theater is wide spread and well deserved. The building facade is pretty standard. The house is relatively small, some 500 seats. The interior is rather attractive. There are no bad seats. The acoustics are excellent. We saw the Donizetti opera 'Don...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 18 December 2013

Beautiful small theatre with a reputation for interesting productions. We saw Nutcracker in the main theatre and a new opera, Anya Seventeen, in the studio.

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Heathermacc
Reviewed 21 August 2012

Meiningen is special because of its role in the development of modern theatre craft. We could not tour the inside because they were closed for the Summer. However the museum of the theatre near the Schloss Elizabethenburg was open.

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank MP439
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