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Cemeteries Johann Wolfgang von Goethe World Heritage Sites

Historic Cemetery in Weimar

Historic cemetery in WeimarThe historic cemetery (Historische Friedhof) is part of the Classic Weimar World Heritage Site. Among many other personalities Johann Wolfgang von Goethe rests here in the Ducal Vault (Fürstengruft). Another notable burial ground of Weimar is the Jacobsfriedhof, which is considered the oldest cemetery of the town. [German]

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Museums

Goethe and the incisive bone

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and the incisive bone in Jena, Germany

This showcase in the Romantikerhaus in Jena recalls that Johann Wolfgang von Goethe also worked as a scientist. So he dealt with the incisive bone. Contrary to his assumption, he was not the discoverer of this bone. [German]

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Friedrich Schiller Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Monuments

Goethe and Schiller in Weimar

Monument to Goethe and Schiller in Weimar, Germany

Probably the most known photo scene of Weimar: The monument to Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and Friedrich Schiller. It is located on the Theaterplatz (Theatre Square) in front of the Deutsche Nationaltheater (German National Theatre).

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe World Heritage Sites

Goethe National Museum in Weimar

Former main entrance of Goethe's home in Weimar, Germany

This door was the former main entrance of Johann Wolfgang Goethe’s home in Weimar. Today the building houses the Goethe National Museum and is part of the World Cultural Heritage Site ‘Classical Weimar’.

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Museums

Goethe’s Garden House in Weimar

View of Goethe's garden house

The former garden house (Gartenhaus) of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe is a museum now. Inside you can see original inventory like  his pedestal desk with seating support in the study and his folding bed in the sleeping area.