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Richard Wagner Museum

Richard-Wagner-Weg 27, Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
+41 41 360 23 70
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Richard-Wagner-Weg 27, Lucerne 6005, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place, worth the walk from our hotel. For a lover of opera, this was a real treat. The composer's piano is displayed as well as his manuscript for the beautiful Siegfried Idyll which he wrote here.The entire setting is just beautiful, overlooking the lake....More

Thank SweetTone
Reviewed 18 June 2017

There is a bit of steep walk up to the promontory on which this "summer" house is situated where Wagner spent a number of years. There are a few items of furniture which belonged to him, along with a piano and a number of his...More

1  Thank odysseusChicago
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great but long walk from town. Do the walk by the lake and take in the beauty. The home itself is in a great setting overlooking the lake and mountains. Worth the walk even if not a Wagner fan.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Many years ago long before the range of calendar dates suitable for indicating the time of my visit were made available for completing this review I walked all the way to this house and traveled on foot from the lake Lucerne shore to follow streets...More

2  Thank GiudoLocattelli
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The house of Richard Wagner is a representation of how the house look when he lived there and by that I mean most of the interior pieces are reproductions due to loss or damage. However the tour is difficult because they lead you through his...More

Thank Icemanlaa
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Off the beaten path, Richard Wagner’s home is beautiful. Even if you’re not a fan of his music, take a walk to this picturesque location. The woman at the admission desk was very friendly. Before you go, check the opening hours. The museum is closed...More

Thank Fran727
Reviewed 15 November 2016

One of my favorite walks when in Lucerne is the 45-minute trek from the city center out to Tribschen. The last stretch is uphill but you are rewarded with views out over the lake. The house has an idyllic location overlooking the lake, with a...More

1  Thank wheelsupatl
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Peaceful situation in splendid setting. Interesting information about the great man's complicated life. The music speaks for itself.

Thank David C
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The walk to the Wagner House is very nice along the shore of the lake. The House is lovely with some great displays. Much of it is in German which makes understanding some of the items not so easy for English only tourists.

1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 1 September 2016

A couple of years ago my wife and I were lucky enough to see a magnificent Metropolitan Opera production of Wagner's ring cycle at our local cinema, while many years ago we rented a small apartment in a Palazzo in Rome where he wrote The...More

Thank V581ZSdonb
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