Venue Hire

Would you like to experience Richard Wagner exclusively outside museum opening hours? Would you like to spend an evening with your guests in a unique atmosphere? Are you planning a lecture, a small concert or similar?

Then invite your guests to the Richard Wagner Museum: the rooms can be used for cultural events outside museum opening hours. Whether a special guided tour, reception or concert – the Richard Wagner Museum offers a special setting for your event.

Haus Wahnfried, Eröffnung – Foto: Thomas Köhler © Nationalarchiv der Richard-Wagner-Stiftung, Bayreuth

Rooms and hiring fees per day

Unit Description Area size Hiring fee/day
Hall and Salon in Wahnfried House
96 seats
Windows can be darkened
historical concert grand (may only be played by trained pianists; may only be moved by RWM employees in exceptional cases)
150 qm 1.000 €
Special exhibition area in the new building
200 seats
separate entrance and catering area
300 qm 700 €
Cinema and media space
max. 60 seats
darkened cinema screening room with large screen and permanently installed video projector
no standing room, fixed seating only
100 qm 500 €
Garden and covered terrace new building
Approx. 40 standing places
Direct access to the special exhibition area in the new building
300 €

qm = m²

If you would like to hire our premises, please fill in the corresponding request form. Rental agreements are only concluded if the enquiry has a positive response.

Please refer to the price list for the costs related to the obligatory special cleaning (on a time and material basis) and any additional personnel required (on a time and material basis ) as well as for additional services that can be booked (seating, grand piano tuning, video or sound technology).

Please also note our conditions of hire!

All hiring fees and costs for other services are net, plus the legally-required value-added tax where applicable.

For further information on planning your event, floor plans and seating plans, please contact us!

N. N.

Public relations, media inquiries, hiring, marketing
+49 921 757 28-11

Hiring Request

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Price list

Hiring fees, operating costs and additional services
(in German)

General terms and conditions

For the hire of rooms
(in German)

Rental agreement

(in German)